Study leader and ‘Mo Bro’ Pete Nelson sprouts moustache to raise awareness of prostate cancer
Nov. 13, 2013
| By Kristen Woodward
Dr. Pete Nelson of the Human Biology Division at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center is principal investigator of a $1.5 million project funded by the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) and its partner, Movember. This global men’s health charity raises funds and awareness of men’s cancers by getting men, or “Mo Bros,” to sprout moustaches during the month of November.
Muneesh Tewari is among 10 researchers worldwide who will share $1 million from the Prostate Cancer Foundation for innovative projects
April 6, 2009
The Prostate Cancer Foundation has announced that it has funded 10, $100,000 Creativity Awards for advanced prostate cancer research. Among the recipients is first-time Creativity Award winner Dr. Muneesh Tewari of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center’s Human Biology Division.
New study raises questions about prostate-cancer therapies targeting insulin-like growth factor receptor
May 5, 2008
| By Dean Forbes
A new study at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center by Dr. Norman Greenberg challenges the idea that prostate cancer can be treated successfully by blocking the activity of a protein called insulin-like growth factor, or IGF-1.
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