ASCO 2017

ASCO 2017

Fred Hutch scientists are presenting new research findings at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, Making a Difference in Cancer Care With You, on June 2-6.  Topics will include:
 

  • Experimental drug knocks down pancreatic cancer's defense
  • Triple immunotherapy for rare skin cancer shows promise
  • Many cancer patients' emergency-department visits appear preventable
  • Immune responses from early study of novel sarcoma vaccine
  • Many patients with early-stage breast cancer receive costly, inappropriate testing
  • SWOG clinical trials added more than 3M years of life for cancer patients
     

FOR THE MEDIA

Hutch Team

For more information or to arrange an interview, please contact Jonathan Rabinovitz at 206.658.7612 or email our media relations team.

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The Washington Post | Laurie McGinley | June 6, 2017
 

How a simple tech tool can help cancer patients live longer
The Washington Post | Laurie McGinley | Jun 4, 2017
 

Study finds many early-stage breast cancer patients receive unnecessary testing
DOTmed HealthCare Business News | Lauren Dubinsky | May 31, 2017
 

Early-stage breast cancer patients may get too much treatment
Consumer Affairs | Mark Huffman | May 25, 2017