Media Coverage Archive 2011

Media Coverage

Media Coverage Archive 2011

Tampa Tribune, Dec. 30, 2011
List of 50 discoveries includes a Center study that found a link between mid-morning snacking and weight gain (No. 26 on the list).
Sammamish Review.com, Dec. 28, 2011
Mentions the Center's Science Education Partnership and the High School Human Genome Project.
Medpage Today, Dec. 27, 2011
Quotes Dr. Julie McElrath
HealthDay, Dec. 27, 2011
Tips from Dr. Karen Syrjala
Entrepreneur Magazine, Dec. 21, 2011
Profiles glassybaby founder and cancer survivor Lee Rhodes, who has donated a portion of the company's profits to the Hutchinson Center, among others
The Atlantic, Dec. 20, 2011
Quotes Dr. Anne McTiernan
Bothell/Kenmore Reporter, Dec. 19, 2011
Article about pancreatic cancer survivor mentions Bastyr's collaboration with the Hutchinson Center to compare integrative cancer treatment with conventional care
KUOW-FM, Dec. 17, 2011
Radio host Dave Beck interviews Dr. Linial about her return to the lab after an accident that left her blind.
AARP Bulletin, Dec. 16, 2011
Quotes Dr. Anne McTiernan about a recent study of hers regarding mid-morning snacking and weight gain
MedCity News, Dec. 14, 2011
The Hutchinson Center is ranked No. 9 nationwide
Seattle SCENE, Dec. 14, 2011
Seattle Magazine's weekly society e-newsletter devotes an issue to the 36th Hutch Holiday Gala
Mercer Island Reporter, Dec. 13, 2011
Center employee who found out she was living in Fred Hutchinson's former home recently sold it to a cancer researcher at UW
The Coeur d'Alene Press, Dec. 12, 2011
Profiled leukemia survivor, Michele Morgan who is now a study patient at the Center
Puget Sound Business Journal, Dec. 9, 2011
Columnist Patti Payne recaps Hutch Holiday Gala fundraising totals and top auction items
Seattle Weekly, Dec. 9, 2011
Quotes Dr. Jim Kublin
Spotlight Seattle, Dec. 8, 2011
Style columnist Andrea Ward reports from the Hutch Holiday Gala
The Rainbow Times, Dec. 6, 2011
Quotes Jim Maynard of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network
The Wall Street Journal, Dec. 6, 2011
Mentions Stephen King, manger of chaplaincy at the SCCA and former patient of the Center
Radio Health Journal, Dec. 1, 2011
Podcast interview with Dr. James Kublin of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network (heard on more than 450 U.S. radio stations)
Next Magazine, Dec. 1, 2011
Lavender magazine, Dec. 1, 2011
Top 10 myths about HIV vaccines provided by the HIV Vaccine Trials Network
Huffington Post (U.K.), Dec. 1, 2011
Quotes Dr. Anne McTiernan
The Daily Mail (U.K.), Nov. 30, 2011
Quotes Dr. Anne McTiernan
WebMD, Nov. 30, 2011
Quotes Dr. Anne McTiernan
Minpost.com (Minneapolis), Nov. 30, 2011
Quotes Dr. Anne McTiernan
The Times of India, Nov. 29, 2011
Quotes Dr. Anne McTiernan
United Press International, Nov. 29, 2011
Quotes Dr. Anne McTiernan
HealthDay News (from U.S. News and World Report), Nov. 29, 2011
Quotes Dr. Anne McTiernan
FireceBiotech, Nov. 29, 2011
Profile of Dr. Julie Overbaugh
Medical News Today, Nov. 28, 2011
Tips from Dr. Karen Syrjala
The Wall Street Journal, Nov. 28, 2011
Quotes Dr. Anne McTiernan about her research
Los Angeles Times, Nov. 28, 2011
Quotes Dr. Anne McTiernan
The Tri-City Herald, Nov. 24, 2011
Quotes Dr. Hootie Warren
Seattle SCENE, Nov. 23, 2011
Seattle Magazine's e-newsletter recaps Center happy hour for young business and industry leaders
The Seattle Times, Nov. 22, 2011
Columnist Nicole Brodeur chronicles the Hutchinson Center visit of Joanne Wilkie, a marrow donor from Scotland, and marrow recipient Ryan Kilbury, who met for the first time recently.The column quotes Dr. Hootie Warren, Kilbury's physician, and Dr, Larry Corey, Center president and director
KING-TV, Nov. 22, 2011
Joanne Wilkie, a marrow donor from Scotland, visits Seattle to reunite with marrow recipient Ryan Kilbury and his physician, Dr. Hootie Warren
The Montreal Gazette, Nov. 22, 2011
Article mentions a Center study that found diet plus exercise is better for weight loss than either one alone
The Dairy Herd Network, Nov. 22, 2011
Mentions the Center's participation in a Women's Health Initiative study
Shoreline Area News, Nov. 18, 2011
Teens from Shorewood High School and Shoreline Christian spool DNA at Hutch High
The Chico News & Review, Nov. 18, 2011
Author is a former Center researcher
The Weekly Herald, Nov. 16, 2011
Mountlake Terrace High School students participate in Hutch High
Mattawa Area News, Nov. 16, 2011
Wahluke High School students visit the Center for Hutch High
The Issaquah Press, Nov. 15, 2011
Follows students from Tiger Mountain Community High School through their activities at the annual Hutch High
More, Nov. 14, 2011
Article about how women nonsmokers are more likely than male nonsmokers to get lung cancer quotes Dr. Christina Baik
The Montreal Gazette, Nov. 9, 2011
Article focuses on Center research study
09 (futuristic science blog), Nov. 9, 2011
Article about hibernation mentions the suspended animation work of Dr. Mark Roth
Ivanhoe, Nov. 3, 2011
Quotes Dr. Mohamed Sorror
Reuters Health, Nov. 1, 2011
Quotes Dr. Mohammed Sorror
Seattle Magazine, Nov. 1, 2011
Annual list includes Drs. Valeri Vasioukhin and Mark Silvis of the Human Biology Division for their discovery of a gene responsible for the second-most common form of skin cancer
U.S. News & World Report, Nov. 1, 2011
Mentions Dr. Mohamed Sorror
Healthcanal.com, Nov. 1, 2011
Mentions a recent Nature paper by Dr. Bruce Edgar about cells that grow without dividing
HemOnc Today, Oct. 31, 2011
Quotes Anna Coghill
News.me, Oct. 30, 2011
Article about a recent study by Dr. Bruce Edgar regarding endocycles
Medpage Today, Oct. 28, 2011
Quotes Dr. Anna Coghill
CBS News, Oct. 26, 2011
Quotes Dr. Paul Nghiem
The Bellingham Herald, Oct. 24, 2011
Editorial mentions the Center as a beneficiary of federal research funding
WebMD, Oct. 24, 2011
Quotes Dr. Paul Nghiem about a study linking coffee consumption and reduced risk of basal cell carcinoma
HealthDay, Oct. 23, 2011
Quotes Anna Coghill about findings she presented at the annual AACR International Conference on Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research in Boston
JNCI, Oct. 18, 2011
News article about a study led by Dr. Janet Stanford that found several markers of aggressive prostate cancer
Fierce Biotech Research, Oct. 18, 2011
About Dr. Jim Olson's "tumor paint" company, Blaze Bioscience
Daily Mail (U.K.), Oct. 14, 2011
Scottish woman donated marrow to an eastern Washington man transplanted at the Center; the two struck of a friendship on Facebook and plan to meet soon when she visits the U.S.
WebMD, Oct. 12, 2011
Quotes Dr. Brian Reid about a new study that found people with Barrett's esophagus are at less risk for esophageal cancer than previously thought
KIRO-FM, Oct. 12, 2011
Interview with Dr. Alan Kristal (print and audio versions)
KOMO-AM, Oct. 12, 2011
Interview with Dr. Alan Kristal (print and audio versions)
The Huffington Post, Oct. 12, 2011
Quotes Dr. Scott Ramsey
Capsules (Kaiser Health News blog), Oct. 11, 2011
Quotes Dr. Scott Ramsey
USAID Impac, Oct. 11, 2011
Coverage of the groundbreaking of the Uganda Cancer Institute/Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Clinic and Training Institute in Kampala, Uganda
East African Business Week/All Africa Global Media, Oct. 11, 2011
KCPQ-TV (Fox Seattle), Oct. 11, 2011
Interview with Dr. Alan Kristal about two new studies that suggest vitamins may do more harm than good
Newsweek/The Daily Beast, Oct. 11, 2011
Mentions a Center study that found a variety of supplements were ineffective in preventing prostate cancer
The Washington Post, Oct. 10, 2011
Mentions a Center study that found a high degree of bankruptcy among cancer patients
Africa Science Technology & Innovation News, Oct. 10, 2011
East African Business Week, Oct. 9, 2011
Quotes Dr. Jackson Orem, Director Uganda Cancer Institute
The Seattle Times, Oct. 9, 2011
Profile of prodigy Gabriel See mentions he has done research at the Center
ABC News Radio, Oct. 7, 2011
Quotes Dr. Marc Chamberlain
WebMD, Oct. 7, 2011
Quotes Dr. Ruth Etzioni
MSNBC, Oct. 7, 2011
Quotes Dr. Ruth Etzioni
IRIN (Integrated Regional Information Networks) Africa, Oct. 6, 2011
Quotes Dr. Jackson Orem and mentions Dr. Corey Casper, co-directors of the UCI/Hutchinson Center Cancer Alliance
Daily Monitor (Kampala, Uganda), Oct. 5, 2011
JAMA, Oct. 5, 2011
Article about recent study by Dr. Janet Stanford and colleagues regarding the discovery of genetic variants associated with lethal prostate cancer
Seattlepi.com, Oct. 5, 2011
Article about the movie "50/50" mentions the director visited the Hutchinson Center as part of his research for the film
The New York Times, Oct. 5, 2011
Quotes Dr. Scott Ramsey
Shine from Yahoo! (originally published in Women's Day), Oct. 5, 2011
Mentions a Center study that found 30 minutes of exercise a day can cut breast cancer risk by 20 percent
Puget Sound Business Journal, Oct. 5, 2011
Hutchinson Center Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Myra Tanita is among PSBJ's 2011 Women of Influence
NTV (Kenya),
Segment includes comments by Dr. Corey Casper, an associate member of the Hutchinson Center’s Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division and co-director of the UCI/Hutchinson Center Cancer Alliance. (Please note: the YouTube headline, “Breast Cancer Awareness Month Begins,” is incorrect and does not relate to the story.)
BBC World Service “Outlook”, Oct. 3, 2011
Podcast interview with Uganda Cancer Institute's Dr. Jackson Orem, co-director of the UCI/Hutchinson Center Cancer Alliance
Clinical Laboratory News, Oct. 1, 2011
Article quotes Dr. Sam Hanash, who particpated in a panel discussion about personalized medicine at the annual meeting of the American Association for Clinical Chemistry
Women's Day, Sept. 30, 2011
Mentions Center study that found just 30 minutes of exercise five days a week can cut breast cancer risk by nearly 20 percent
Nature.com, Sept. 30, 2011
Article about the new NIH Director's Early Independence Award mentions that Dr. Carissa Perez Olsen is among the nation's 10 recipients
Seattle Times, Sept. 30, 2011
Previews Feb. 1 Hutch Award luncheon, listing this year's nominees
WCCO-TV, Sept. 30, 2011
Highlights Hutch Award nominee Michael Cuddyer, Minnesota Twins
The Myeloma Beacon, Sept. 28, 2011
Quotes Dr. William Bensinger about new myeloma research findings by researchers in Switzerland
Baseball Digest, Sept. 28, 2011
Previews the Hutch Award luncheon, naming this year's nominees
The Washington Post, Sept. 28, 2011
Associated Press baseball roundup notes Hutch Award nomination of Josh Willingham, Oakland A's
CBS Sports, Sept. 27, 2011
Lists Hutch Award nominees, notes legacy of Fred Hutchinson
Kansas City Star, Sept. 27, 2011
Local baseball roundup notes Hutch Award nomination of Billy Butler, Kansas City Royals
HealthDay, Sept. 27, 2011
Quotes Dr. Pete Nelson
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News, Sept. 27, 2011
Asian News International, Sept. 27, 2011
Quotes Dr. Pete Nelson
GenomeWeb, Sept. 27, 2011
Quotes study co-author Dr. Jay Shendure of UW Geonome Sciences
The Daily Mail (U.K), Sept. 26, 2011
Quotes Dr. Peter Nelson
Medical News Today, Sept. 26, 2011
Mentions that Center researchers independently confirmed these research findings out of Stanford University
The News Tribune, Sept. 25, 2011
The Center's Survivorship Program helps launch "Exercise & Thrive" program for cancer survivors at the Y
The Sophia Echo (Bulgaria), Sept. 23, 2011
Quotes Dr. Sam Hanash about his quest to develop a blood test for lung cancer
Ivanhoe Newswire, Sept. 23, 2011
Study about ovarian cancer gene discovery mentions the Center collaborated on the research, led by Stanford University
MLB.com, Sept. 22, 2011
Previews Hutch Award Luncheon, Feb.1 at Safeco Field
Seattle Times, Sept. 21, 2011
Baseball reporter Larry Stone blogs about Hutch Award Luncheon speaker and upcoming nominees announcement
Oregon Public Broadcasting's Think Out Loud, Sept. 20, 2011
Interview with Center President and Director Dr. Larry Corey about the burden of noncommunicable diseases, such as cancer and heart disease, in resource-poor countries. Corey also discusses the Center's cancer research, treatment and education efforts in Uganda.
The Seattle Weekly, Sept. 20, 2011
Quotes Dr. Hans-Peter Kiem and mentions Drs. Keith Jerome and Irwin Bernstein
Puget Sound Business Journal, Sept. 15, 2011
Notes the arrival of the Center's new vice president for Development
Singularity Hub, Sept. 14, 2011
Mentions the research of Dr. Mark Roth
Seattle Times, Sept. 14, 2011
Mentions "Coaches Against Cancer" a campaign sponsored by the Center
Voice of America News, Sept. 13, 2011
Quotes Dr. Sam Hanash
The Daily Express (U.K.), Sept. 13, 2011
Quotes Dr. Sam Hanash
The Times of India, Sept. 13, 2011
Quotes Dr. Sam Hanash
Science Daily, Sept. 12, 2011
Quotes Dr. Sam Hanash
MyNorthwest.com (website of KIRO-FM), Sept. 12, 2011
Nature, Dec. 12, 2011
Mentions the research of Dr. Hans Peter Keim
HHS Healthbeat, Sept. 12, 2011
Interview with Dr. Caitlin Mason
Ivanhoe.com, Sept. 9, 2011
Quotes Dr. James Kublin
Puget Sound Business Journal, Sept. 9, 2011
Columnist Patti Payne profiles the 2011 Climb to Fight Breast Cancer
Zimbio, Sept. 8, 2011
Posted a talk by Dr. Denise Galloway
The Herald, Sept. 6, 2011
Profile of former Seattle Seahawks football star Jacob Green includes his Center support in honor of his late father
The Register-Guard (Eugene, Ore.), Sept. 6, 2011
Article about a memorial project in honor of former transplant patient T.J. Reed, who died of leukemia
Mother Nature Network, Sept. 1, 2011
Mentions a study by the Division of Public Health Sciences at the Center
Nature, Aug. 31, 2011
Commentary by Dr. Julie Overbaugh about how a balanced lifestyle can enhance scientific productivity
Goskagit.com, Aug. 31, 2011
Profile of Dr. Barbara Trask, director emeritus of the Human Biology Division and a recipient of this year's Seattle Storm Women of Inspiration Award
CBS Denver, Aug. 30, 2011
Story about a Denver woman who was the first in Colorado to receive a cord blood transplant, a procedure pioneered at the Center
Health Behavior News Service, Aug. 30, 2011
Quotes Dr. Caitlin Mason about a recent paper of hers in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine
Medical Xpress, Aug. 26, 2011
Study led by the University of Massachusetts included researchers from the Hutchinson Center
Science Magazine News, Aug. 26, 2011
Quotes Dr. Scott Ramsey
Woman's Day, Aug. 26, 2011
Mentioned a Center study
Science News, Aug. 25, 2011
Quotes Daniel Geraghty
Value-Based Cancer Care, Aug. 24, 2011
Quotes Dr. Scott Ramsey
Issaquah Press, Aug. 23, 2011
Quotes Joelle Machia
The Calaveras Enterprise (San Andreas, Calif.), Aug. 23, 2011
Article about the health benefits of natural foods, mentioned a Center study that found fresh garlic and onions had a detoxifying effect on the blood.
Medscape Medical News, Aug. 22, 2011
Quotes Dr. Garnet Anderson
The New York Daily News, Aug. 22, 2011
Quotes Dr. Janet Stanford
Nurse.com, Aug. 21, 2011
Quotes Dr. Anne Kirchhoff, a former postdoctoral researcher at the Center
The Huffington Post, Aug. 17, 2011
The Seattle Times, Aug. 17, 2011
Quotes Dr. Janet Stanford
The Salt Lake Tribune, Aug. 17, 2011
Mentions a Center study that found diet plus exercise is best for weight loss
The Seattle Times, Aug. 17, 2011
Article mentions Center among "extraordinary organizations" founded in Seattle
Xconomy, Aug. 17, 2011
Mentions the Center
CTV.ca, Aug. 17, 2011
Quotes former Center postdoc Dr. Anne Kirchoff
HealthDay (from Yahoo!), Aug. 16, 2011
Quotes Dr. Janet Stanford
Agence France Presse, Aug. 16, 2011
Quotes Dr. Janet Stanford
MyHealthNewsToday.com, Aug. 16, 2011
Quotes Dr. Janet Stanford
Infection Control Today, Aug. 16, 2011
Mentions Dr. Tomer Hertz is a collaborator
MyNorthwest.com (KIRO-FM website), Aug. 16, 2011
WebMD,
Quotes Dr. Janet Stanford
Third Age.com, Aug. 16, 2011
Quotes Dr. Janet Stanford
HealthDay News (from Yahoo! News), Aug. 15, 2011
Quotes Dr. Anne Kirchohoff, a former postdoctoral research fellow at the Center
The East African, Aug. 14, 2011
Profile of AIDS vaccine researcher mentions the Center
KIRO-FM, Aug. 12, 2011
Print and audio interview with Dr. Jonathan Bricker about his WebQuit study
WDIV-TV, Aug. 11, 2011
Mentions WebQuit study led by Dr. Jonathan Bricker
KCPQ-TV (Q13 Fox), Aug. 11, 2011
Segment about how University of Pennsylvania researchers succeeded in genetically modifying immune cells in three leukemia patients to target and destroy their cancer. The segment mentioned the Hutchinson Center.
KING5.com, Aug. 9, 2011
Quotes Dr. Jonathan Bricker
Xconomy, Aug. 8, 2011
History of biotech at South Lake Union mentions the Center
Natural Health magazine, Aug. 4, 2011
Mentions a Center study that found an association between yoga and weight loss
The AIDS Beacon, Aug. 4, 2011
Mentions the research of Dr. Keith Jerome
Fitness Magazine (via Yahoo), Aug. 4, 2011
Mentions a Center study that found women who exercise in the morning sleep better at night
Northwest Asian Weekly, Aug. 1, 2011
The Virginian-Pilot, July 30, 2011
Baseball player Fred Hutchinson's legacy and road to fame
Medscape Medical News, July 29, 2011
Quotes Dr. Mark Thornquist
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News, July 29, 2011
Quotes Dr. Mark Thornquist
Puget Sound Business Journal, July 29, 2011
Quotes Dr. Mark Thornquist
EmpowHER, July 29, 2011
Quotes Dr. Anne McTiernan
HealthImaging, July 29, 2011
Article about a Harvard study mentions a related JNCI editorial co-authored by Dr. Amanda Phipps
ehealthMD, July 27, 2011
Interview with Dr. Jonathan Bricker mentions WebQuit
HemOnc Today, July 27, 2011
Quotes Dr. Amanda Phipps
The Seattle Times, July 23, 2011
Article about the Center's patient reunion features Development staff member Michael Rubin, a longtime transplant survivor, and his daughter Mallory, among others
North Kitsap Herald, July 23, 2011
Report and slideshow on the inaugural Ecehelon Gran Fondo cycling event
SeattleSeahawks.com, July 22, 2011
Seahawks football blogger covers the naming of a Center laboratory building floor for former player Jacob Green
VOANews, July 22, 2011
Quotes Dr. E. Robert Greenberg regarding a gastric cancer prevention study
Ivanhoe Newswire, July 21, 2011
Quotes Dr. E. Robert Greenberg regarding a gastric cancer prevention study
Huffington Post, July 21, 2011
Mentions a Center study that found eating garlic and onions may help detoxify the blood
Oprah.com, July 20, 2011
Quotes Dr. Marc Chamberlain (SCCA) about his research that found a married woman diagnosed with a serious disease is six times more likely to be divorced or separated than a man with a similar diagnosis
The Providence Examiner, July 19, 2011
Profiles Climb to Fight Breast Cancer participant Brett Wagenbach
Seahawks.com, July 15, 2011
Profiles former Seattle Seahawks football player Jacob Green and his annual golf tournament benefiting the Center.
Peninsula Daily News, July 14, 2011
Climb to Fight Breast Cancer participants prepare for the inaugural Mount Olympus climb.
KING-TV's "New Day Northwest", July 14, 2011
Interviews Dr. Jean Sanders and the Riedel family
JAMA Book and Media Reviews, July 13, 2011
Review of book about the 100th anniversary of Seattle Children's mentions the Hutchinson Center and SCCA
Third Age, July 13, 2011
Quotes Dr. Amanda Phipps
HHMI News, July 12, 2011
Mentions the work of the late Dr. Hal Weintraub
NCI Cancer Bulletin, July 12, 2011
Profile of Noah Espinoza, a Center intern under the mentorship of Dr. Beti Thompson, via the NCI's Minority Institution Cancer Center Partnership
HeraldNet, July 12, 2011
Quotes Dr. Nicole Urban about ovarian cancer tests
Huffington Post, July 12, 2011
Quotes Dr. Rachel Ceballos
The Seattle Times, July 12, 2011
Quotes Dr. Rachel Ceballos about mortality differences between men and women from cancer
The Seattle Times, July 12, 2011
Quotes Drs. Keith Jerome and Hans-Peter Kiem about the Center receiving a $20 million federal grant to develop a cure for HIV
Science Magazine, July 11, 2011
Mentions an HIV research project led by Drs. Keith Jerome and Hans-Peter Kiem
Seattle Weekly Blog, July 11, 2011
Quotes Dr. Keith Jerome about the Center receiving a $20 million federal grant for a cure for HIV
Xconomy Seattle, July 11, 2011
Mentions NIH awarding $20 million for a research project led by Drs. Keith Jerome and Hans-Peter Kiem
Bloomberg, July 11, 2011
Mentions NIH award of $4.1 million for research led by Dr. Keith Jerome
Q13 Fox News, July 11, 2011
Interviews Drs. Keith Jerome and Hans-Peter Kiem about research for an HIV cure
The New York Times, July 7, 2011
Quotes Dr. Scott Ramsey on gene-based cancer tests
JAMA, July 6, 2011
VIVmag.com, July 6, 2011
Quotes Dr. Jonathan Bricker
The Bellingham Herald, July 6, 2011
Mentions how the Center's Dr. Rainier Storb helped a Bellingham veterinarian learn how to do marrow transplants for dogs with cancer
EmaxHealth, July 2, 2011
Mentions study by Dr. Scott Ramsey regarding bankruptcy rates among cancer patients
More.ca (Canada), July 1, 2011
Quotes Dr. Marian Neuhouser
The Scientist, July 1, 2011
Profile of Dr. Harmit Malik, who studies ancient viruses
North Kitsap Herald, July 1, 2011
A Kingston teen will ride in the first Echelon Gran Fondo, benefiting the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Survivorship Program.
The Scientist, July 1, 2011
The Hutchinson Center ranks No. 3 nationwide in this annual survey
The Ethiopian Review, Jan. 3, 2011
Cites a study by Dr. Christopher Li