ASCO 2018

ASCO 2018

Fred Hutch scientists are presenting new research findings at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, Delivering Discoveries: Expanding the Research of Precision Medicine, from June 1–5. Topics will include:

  • Factors affecting patient outcomes after a CAR T-cell therapy
  • Durable outcomes from immunotherapy and a paradigm shift in Merkel cell carcinoma
  • Colorectal cancer care, cost and survival in western Washington state vs. British Columbia
  • Disparities in cancer clinical trials participation
  • Cost-effectiveness and affordability of drugs and genetic testing for non-small cell lung cancer
  • Cancer biosimilars


Hutch Team

For more information or to arrange an interview, please contact media relations at 206.667.2210 or by email.

Stories from ASCO

Media Coverage

Cancer Care Twice as Costly in U.S. Versus Canada
June 1, 2018 | Dennis Thompson | HealthDay

Same cancer, worse results and twice the cost in the US
June 1, 2018 | Jen Christensen | CNN

Nancy Davidson: Serendipity and Purpose (Video)
June 2, 2018 | The ASCO Post Newsreel

Colon Cancer Tx in U.S.: Double the Price, Outcomes the Same (Video)
June 4, 2018 | MEDPage Today

Study: 70% of breast cancer patients might not need chemotherapy (Video)
June 4, 2018 | Molly Shen | KOMO TV