Cells employ unexpected method to respond to environmental cues
Oct. 28, 2016
| By Rachel Tompa / Fred Hutch News Service
A new study, published in the journal Cell Systems and which was led by Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center molecular biologist Dr. Roger Brent and computational biologist Dr. Steven Andrews, addresses the molecular chain of events that occurs when cells receive external information.
Basic scientists honored for outstanding contributions in biochemistry, transcription, genomics and systems biology, and pathbreaking studies in the field of oncogenes
Jan. 17, 2011
| By Kristen Woodward
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center systems biologist Dr. Roger Brent and molecular biologist Dr. Robert Eisenman, both of the Basic Sciences Division, have been elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Election as a fellow is an honor bestowed upon AAAS members by their peers.
Former acting division director brings enthusiasm, desire for greater communication
April 12, 2010
| By Colleen Steelquist
Dr. Jon Cooper, an expert in the signaling pathways that affect the behavior of normal and cancer cells, has been named director of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center’s Basic Sciences Division. He replaces Dr. Jim Roberts, who was in the role for five years.