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New Science Spotlight Articles

Every month, Fred Hutch postdoc writer/editors summarize two papers from each of our scientific divisions to stimulate collaborations across campus
10 NEW August 26, 2019

Scanning hemagglutinin to predict the future of flu

From the Bloom Lab, Basic Sciences Division and Bedford Lab, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division
Science Spotlight - October 15, 2018

From camels to humans: this is how MERS do it

From the Bedford laboratory, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division
Science Spotlight - March 19, 2018

A big-picture look at the world’s worst Ebola epidemic

International team of scientists show how real-time sequencing and data-sharing can help stop the next outbreak
Hutch News - April 12, 2017

Open Science Prize goes to software tool for tracking viral outbreaks

Nextstrain wins international competition by making it easier to share, analyze genetic-sequencing data of spreading viruses
Hutch News - February 28, 2017

A Q&A with evolutionary, computational biologist Trevor Bedford

'Trying to be useful instead of trying to be clever': An evolutionary biologist-virologist-immunologist-computer-wonk finds his niche
Hutch News - December 21, 2016

Have you gotten your shot? Understanding the origins of seasonal flu (H3N2)

Bedford lab (Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division)
Science Spotlight - November 21, 2016

Real-time tool for predicting outbreaks advances in Open Science Prize competition

Nextstrain, which tracks viral mutations, wins first phase of international competition
Hutch News - May 09, 2016

Zika virus: 6 key things we don’t yet know

From lack of data to inconclusive blood tests to the unique challenges of pregnancy, experts weigh in on the knowledge gaps in this emerging infection
Hutch News - February 02, 2016

Viruses on a plane! How flu travels around the world

Flu that infects mainly children circles globe more slowly than types that hit jet-setting adults
Hutch News - June 08, 2015

Catching up with the flu

Fred Hutch research sheds light on why we need yearly flu shots and suggests the possibility of a single, lifetime vaccine
Hutch News - September 26, 2014
Last Modified, August 15, 2019