Remarkable water study recruitment effort in Eastern Washington went 'above and beyond expectations'
Jan. 3, 2012
| By Colleen Steelquist
Dr. Beti Thompson, head of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center’s Public Health Sciences Division, and her project manager, Elizabeth Carosso, received a Civil Rights and Environmental Justice award from the Environmental Protection Agency for their recruitment efforts for a groundwater contamination study in the Lower Yakima Valley.
H. pylori’s corkscrew twist allows colonization; findings may lead to better drugs
June 1, 2010
| By Kristen Woodward
For the first time, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center researchers have found that, at least when it comes to H. pylori’s ability to colonize the stomach, shape indeed matters. Dr. Nina Salama, a microbiologist in the Human Biology Division, and colleagues reported their findings May 28 in Cell.