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Q&A: A new focus on small cell lung cancer

Dr. David MacPherson discusses the state of small cell lung cancer research, how his lab is tackling this deadly disease, and what makes him excited for the future

Feb. 7, 2019 | By Sabrina Richards / Fred Hutch News Service

Q&A: Fred Hutch small cell lung cancer expert Dr. David MacPherson discusses the state of small cell lung cancer research, how his lab is tackling this deadly disease, and what makes him excited for the future.

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Cutting-edge approach maps HIV's escape routes

Atlas of immune-evading HIV mutations could inform design of new treatments, vaccines

Jan. 29, 2019 | By Sabrina Richards / Fred Hutch News Service

Fred Hutch scientists have constructed an atlas of mutations that HIV uses to escape broadly neutralizing antibodies, potent immune molecules that form our body’s first line of defense against the virus. The information could help guide researchers who are testing these antibodies’ potential to prevent or treat HIV infection, as well as those working to develop more effective preventive vaccines.

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Dr. Alice Berger receives grant to study causes of lung cancer in never-smokers

$100K from the Prevent Cancer Foundation will allow her to link environmental factors to genetic signatures in tumors

Jan. 28, 2019 | By Sabrina Richards / Fred Hutch News Service

Dr. Alice Berger recently received a grant from Prevent Cancer Foundation to help untangle how environmental exposures beyond cigarette smoke contribute to lung cancer.

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