Basic scientist selected for his contributions to understanding the genes and mechanisms involved in development
May 2, 2017
| By Rachel Tompa / Fred Hutch News Service
Developmental biologist Dr. James Priess, who was elected to the National Academy of Sciences Tuesday, "is a phenomenon in the worm world," said Dr. Jonathan Cooper, director of the Fred Hutch Basic Sciences Division.
Basic Sciences researcher’s innovative mathematical analysis of fundamental biology garners $1.5 million in funding
Sept. 28, 2009
| By Colleen Steelquist
For her novel work analyzing cooperative systems and cheater mechanisms in yeast cells, Dr. Wenying Shou is the first Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center investigator to win a National Institutes of Health New Innovator Award. The three-year-old program, which encourages high-risk research and innovation for early stage investigators, granted 55 awards nationwide. Shou’s five-year award is worth up to $1.5 million.