Media Coverage

This page contains a listing of news items featuring Fred Hutch.  Older items may be located in the archive to the left.

Oprah.com, Feb. 8, 2016
Quotes Dr. Johanna Lampe about the cancer-fighting properties of Brussels sprouts and other crucifers
Examiner.com, Feb. 6, 2016
Mentions a Fred Hutch study in women that found those who drink five or more glasses of water a day have a 45 percent reduced risk of colon cancer compared to those who quaff less.
Puget Sound Business Journal, Feb. 5, 2016
Article about rebranding of Fred Hutch's treatment arm, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Mashable, Feb. 4, 2016
Quotes Dr. Gary Gilliland, president and director of Fred Hutch, about his vision for a cancer cure
Puget Sound Business Journal, Feb. 5, 2016
Profile of Dr. Kevin Cheung, a Fred Hutch researcher who studies advanced, or metastatic, breast cancer
Morningstar (from Marketwatch), Feb. 4, 2016
Quotes Fred Hutch cancer prevention expert Dr. John Potter
Examiner.com, Feb. 4, 2016
Mentions a Fred Hutch study that found diet beats exercise when it comes to weight loss
AICR Blog (American Institute for Cancer Research), Feb. 4, 2016
Blog post by Fred Hutch cancer prevention researcher Dr. Anne McTiernan
International Business Times, Feb. 4, 2016
Quotes Fred Hutch health economist Dr. Scott Ramsey
FierceBiotech Research, Feb. 3, 2016
Quotes Dr. Kevin Cheung about his research
USA Today, Feb. 2, 2016
Article about the high cost of pharmaceuticals mentions a Fred Hutch study that found cancer patients who file for bankruptcy protection appear to have a higher risk of dying
The Seattle Times, Feb. 2, 2016
Quotes Fred Hutch health economist Dr. Scott Ramsey
Puget Sound Business Journal, Feb. 2, 2016
Quotes Dr. Kevin Cheung about his research into the mechanisms of breast cancer metastasis
Medical Xpress, Feb. 1, 2016
Article about a new study by Fred Hutch's Dr. Kevin Cheung and colleagues at Johns Hopkins regarding the mechanisms of cancer metastasis
Targeted Oncology, Feb. 1, 2016
Article about new findings by Dr. Kevin Cheung and colleagues
Genetic Engineerng & Biotechnology News, Feb. 1, 2016
Mentions that Fred Hutch spinoff Juno Therapeutics received a record $120 million of initial investment capital and completed $176 million in round A investments
BioSpace, Feb. 1, 2016
Mentions Hutch spinoff Juno Therapeutics collaboration with Editas Medicine to combine gene-editing and immunotherapy technologies
GeekWire, Jan. 29, 2016
Coverage of the memorial service of former Hutch board chair Doug Walker
Before It's News, Jan. 28, 2016
Mentions the Nobel Prize-winning work of Fred Hutch's Dr. Linda Buck for her research into the mechanisms of olfaction, or the sense of smell
Sportsblog, Jan. 28, 2016
Coverage of 51st annual Hutch Award winner Adam Wainwright of the St. Louis Cardinals, who received the honor Jan. 27 at the Hutch Award Luncheon at Safeco Field in Seattle.
MLB.com, Jan. 27, 2016
Coverage of 51st annual Hutch Award winner Adam Wainwright of the St. Louis Cardinals
The Seattle Times, Jan. 27, 2016
Sports columnist Larry Stone covers Hutch Award winner Adam Wainwright and Hall of Famer Carlton Fisk's visit to the Hutch School prior to the Hutch Award Luncheon
Seattle/Local Health Guide, Jan. 27, 2016
Fred Hutch is among the nation's 69 top cancer centers that unanimously urge that teens and young adults be vaccinated against cancer-causing HPV.
NanoNews, Jan. 27, 2016
Mentions Fred Hutch's participation in a consensus report in which U.S. cancer centers unanimously support HPV vaccination for cancer prevention
HealthDay, Jan. 26, 2016
Quotes Dr. Scott Ramsey about his research into the link between cancer, bankruptcy and increased mortality
The Seattle Times, Jan. 25, 2016
Legendary Major League Baseball player and namesake of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center is remembered fondly by a Seattle baseball fan
USA Today, Jan. 24, 2016
Quotes Dr. Gary Lyman, a breast oncologist and health care economist at Fred Hutch, about genetic testing in breast cancer survivors to help inform treatment decision making regarding the long-term use of anti-hormone therapy to prevent recurrence
Scientific American, Jan. 22, 2016
Article mentions Fred Hutch spinoff Juno Therapeutics is partnering with gene-editing startup Editas to create anticancer immune cell therapies
Medical Xpress, Jan. 20, 2016
Multi-center study includes researchers from Fred Hutch
Time, Jan. 20, 2016
Mentions a Fred Hutch study that found an association between yoga and weight loss.
The Daily (University of Washington), Jan. 20, 2016
Article mentions that Fred Hutch bone marrow transplant pioneer Dr. E. Donnall Thomas was also a recipient of the National Medal of Science
Bloomberg Business, Jan. 19, 2016
Article mentions the Nobel Prize-winning olfactory research of Dr. Linda Buck of the Fred Hutch Basic Sciences Division
Fierce Biotech, Jan. 19, 2016
Video of expert panel discussing Big Data at the J.P. Morgan 33rd annual Health Care Conference in San Francisco includes Matthew Trunnell, vice president and chief information officer at Fred Hutch
Before It's News, Jan. 19, 2016
Article about the recent cancer deaths of musician David Bowie and actor Alan Rickman mentions a Fred Hutch study in a model of prostate cancer that found chemotherapy-related damage to normal cells can stimulate the growth of tumor cells
The International Examiner, Jan. 19, 2016
First-person installment of an occasional series by Fred Hutch postdoc Dr. Kiranjit Dhillon, published initially by Fred Hutch News Service
LifeNews.com, Jan. 18, 2016
Article mentions a study by Dr. V.K. Gadi and colleagues of the Fred Hutch Clinical Research Division that found residual fetal cells inside a mother's body may reduce her risk of rheumatoid arthritis and possibly even cancer
KING-TV, Jan. 15, 2016
Live, in-studio interview with Dr. Fred Appelbaum, executive vice president and deputy director of Fred Hutch about the current and future landscape of cancer research and treatment
The Boston Globe, Jan. 15, 2016
Fred Hutch spinoff Juno Therapeutics emerged as a high-profile company at this week's J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco
Health.com, Jan. 14, 2016
Quotes Dr. Larry Corey, principal investigator of the Fred Hutch-based HIV Vaccine Trials Network, about the consequences of discontinuing antiretroviral therapy
STAT, Jan. 13, 2016
Fred Hutch President and Director Dr. Gary Gilliland, among several other cancer experts, was asked what advice he'd give to advance Vice President Joe Biden's cancer "moonshot" initiative
KONG-TV, Jan. 13, 2016
Live, in-studio interview with Dr. Ruth Etzioni about new mammography screening guidelines
The Scientist, Jan. 11, 2016
Article about gene-editing technology quotes Dr. Cecilia Moens, a basic scientist at Fred Hutch
GeekWire, Jan. 12, 2016
Coverage of the State of the State and State of the Union addresses mentions that VP Joe Biden's new "moonshot" against cancer resonates with Seattle biomedical research organizations, including Juno Therapeutics and Fred Hutch
The Olympian, Jan. 11, 2016
Wainwright will receive the honor Jan. 27 at Safeco Field in Seattle; proceeds from the Hutch Award Luncheon will support research at Fred Hutch
Forbes, Jan. 11, 2016
Fred Hutch spinoff Juno Therapeutics acquires AbVitro
Forbes, Jan. 10, 2016
Article mentions Hutch spinoff Juno Therapeutics
Lymphoma News Today, Jan. 7, 2016
Mentions an immunotherapy study for non-Hodgkin lymphoma and chronic lymphocytic leukemia led by Dr. Cameron Turtle that is yielding "tremendously exciting" results
Drug Discovery & Development, Jan. 7, 2016
Coverage of Cambridge-based gene-editing startup Editas Medicine filing for a $100 million initial public offering, $22 million of which will be allocated toward supporting preclinical studies with Fred Hutch spinoff Juno Therapeutics
The Street, Jan. 7, 2016
Reporter Adam Feurstein's predictions for the new year include the possibility that Gilead Sciences will buy Fred Hutch spinoff Juno Therapeutics
International Business Times, Jan. 7, 2016
Quotes Niki Robinson, vice president of Industry Relations and Business Development
International Business Times, Jan. 5, 2016
Company to collaborate with Fred Hutch spinoff Juno Therapeutics
HHMI News, Jan. 4, 2016
Article about a recent study by Fred Hutch basic scientist Dr. Harmit Malik and colleagues at the University of Washington
Rock and Ice magazine, Jan. 4, 2016
Tribute to Doug Walker, longtime Hutch board chair, who died in a snowshoeing accident over New Year's weekend
The Telegraph (U.K.), Jan. 4, 2016
Article mentions the Tumor Paint research of Dr. Jim Olson
Chronicle of Philanthropy, Jan. 4, 2016
Obit about Doug Walker, longtime Fred Hutch board member and former board president
The Seattle Times, Jan. 1, 2016
Article about peripheral blood stem cell donation quotes Dr. Shelly Heimfeld of Fred Hutch and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance about how donated peripheral blood stem cells contribute to research
The Seattle Times, Jan. 1, 2016
Article about the passing of former Fred Hutch board chair Doug Walker, a software entrepreneur, philanthropist and outdoorsman
The Wilderness Society blog, Jan. 1, 2016
Remembrance of longtime Hutch board member and conservationist Doug Walker