Media Coverage

This page contains a listing of news items featuring Fred Hutch.  Older items may be located in the archive to the left.

Bainbridge Island Review, July 28, 2015
Article highlights Fred Hutch researcher Dr. John Hural and his participation in Obliteride, the annual bicycle ride focused on funding cancer research at Fred Hutch
The News Tribune, July 24, 2015
Article on a participant of Obliteride, an annual bike ride focused on funding cancer research at Fred Hutch
North Kitsap Herald, July 23, 2015
Article on a participant of Obliteride, an annual bike ride focused on funding cancer research at Fred Hutch
Newsweek, July 23, 2015
Article mentioning a study by Fred Hutch that found those diagnosed with cancer are 2.5 times more likely to declare bankruptcy than those without cancer
Time, July 23, 2015
Dr. Mario Kratz, a nutrition scientist and dairy researcher at Fred Hutch is quoted in this article about yogurt-covered snacks
HeraldNet, July 23, 2015
Article on Fred Hutch and Familias Unidas on developing a program on surviving cancer
MTV, July 22, 2015
Article highlighting Fred Hutch researcher, Cristina McAllister and her monthly-subscription box of science kits marketed to girls, called StemBox
KOMO-TV, July 21, 2015
Segment on recent Mt. Shuksan summit as part of Fred Hutch’s CLIMB to Fight Breast Cancer
The Seattle Times, July 20, 2015
Article highlights Nicole Robinson being named VP of industry relations and business development at Fred Hutch
Las Cruces Sun-News, July 19, 2015
Article highlighting a partnership between Fred Hutch and New Mexico State University which fosters extensive cancer research activity, develops next generation of cancer scientists and a new level of outreach, primarily to underserved populations across New Mexico
Kirkland Reporter, July 16, 2015
Story about Kirkland resident Jeanette Woldseth, a retired firefighter currently being treated for cancer who is planning to participate in this year's Obliteride by riding 50 miles to raise money for Fred Hutch research
U.S. News & World Reports, July 15, 2015
Article mentions a study co-authored by Fred Hutch researcher, Daniel Geraghty on how someone’s genetic makeup could determine whether an HIV vaccine will work
Seattle Magazine, July 2015
Article about the Hutch marking its 40th anniversary this year
Oncology Times, July 14, 2015
Fred Hutch pediatric neuro-oncologist Dr. Jim Olson discusses his favorite ways to unwind and recharge during summer vacation
KING-TV's "New Day Northwest", July 14, 2015
Host Margaret Larson interviews Fred Hutch President and Director Dr. Gary Gilliland and Amy Lavin, executive director of Obliteride
iSchoolGuide, July 13, 2015
Article mentions a recent study by Fred Hutch's Dr. Julie Overbaugh that suggests neutralizing antibodies may help scientists develop an effective HIV/AIDS vaccine
KUOW-FM, July 9, 2015
Story on the African-American cancer experience focuses on breast cancer survivor and advocate Bridgette Hempstead of Cierra Sisters, who works as a consultant with Fred Hutch’s Dr. Rachel Ceballos to tailor cancer survivorship programs for minority communities. Ceballos commented that many survivors don’t deal with the emotional aspects of their diagnosis until long after treatment is over.
Drug Discovery News, July 8, 2015
Article about the development of a first-of-its-kind treatment for pancreatic cancer, based on the research of Dr. Sunil Hingorani at Fred Hutch
Seattle / Local Heath Guide, July 8, 2015
Pickup of Fred Hutch News Service story offering the latest skin-cancer prevention tips
The Seattle Times, July 7, 2015
Article about a new federal grant to Dr. Rainier Storb and colleauges to refine stem-cell transplantation for people with noncancerous conditions such as "bubble boy disease" and sickle-cell anemia
Marin Independent Journal, July 6, 2015
Article about a study of a promising drug to treat an array of age-related diseases mentions that Fred Hutch’s Dr. Pete Nelson was a collaborating researcher
U.S. News & World Report, July 6, 2015
Article mentions a Fred Hutch study that found a link between coffee consumption and a lower incidence of prostate cancer recurrence and progression
KOMO-TV, July 6, 2015
Interview with Dr. Rachel Ceballos about SANA, a cancer support group study she is conducting that is recruiting local Hispanic and Latino cancer survivors
Los Angeles Times, July 6, 2015
Article about breast cancer overdiagnosis mentions a commentary by Fred Hutch and University of Washington researchers published recently in JAMA Internal Medicine
The Washington Post, July 3, 2015
Article quotes Dr. Scott Ramsey, director of the Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research
KING-TV, July 1, 2015
Interview with Fred Hutch President and Director Dr. Gary Gilliland about his optimism regarding the future of cancer research
GeekWire, July 1, 2015
Fred Hutch President and Director Dr. Gary Gilliland is quoted in an article about how Seattle's biotech industry is not widely known outside the region
CNBC's "Power Lunch", July 1, 2015
In-studio interview with Dr. Gary Gilliland, president and director of Fred Hutch, discussing the promise of immunotherapy for curing a variety of cancers within the next decade
Medscape, July 1, 2015
Quotes Dr. Catherine Duggan about her research (Note: Free registration required)
The Scientist, July 1, 2015
Article about the research of Fred Hutch's Dr. Maxine Linial, a virologist who studies the enigma of why macaque trainers in Bangladesh are often bitten by their monkeys but rarely become infected by a particular simian retrovirus
Yahoo! News (from the Associated Press), June 30, 2015
Pharmaceutical company Celgene invests $1 billion in Juno Therapeutics, a Fred Hutch spinoff immunotherapy biotech company
GeekWire, June 30, 2015
Article quotes Fred Hutch President and Director Dr. Gary Gilliland on the future of cancer research
Endocrine Today, June 30, 2015
Quotes Dr. Catherine Duggan about her research
Scientific American, June 29, 2015
Article mentions a study being conducted by Fred Hutch in collaboration with Brigham and Women's Hospital to determine the health benefits of chocolate
The Seattle Times, June 29, 2015
Article quotes Dr. Cyrus Ghajar about his research
The Raw Food News, June 28, 2015
Article quotes Dr. Catherine Duggan about her research
Miami Herald, June 26, 2015
Mentions a Fred Hutch study that found antidepressants may offer benefits similar to estrogen without the risks
Newsmax, June 25, 2015
Quotes Dr. Catherine Duggan about her research
Oncology Nurse Advisor, June 25, 2015
Quotes Dr. Catherine Duggan about her research
GeekWire, June 22, 2015
Article quotes Dr. Jonathan Bricker about his new NCI grant to test a quit-smoking smartphone app
The Seattle Times, June 20, 2015
Article about Dr. Jonathan Bricker's smoking-cessation research
Seattle/LocalHealthGuide, June 19, 2015
Article about Dr. Jonathan Bricker receiving a grant from the National Cancer Institute to conduct a clinical trial of a quit-smoking smartphone app
The New York Times, June 19, 2015
Article quotes Dr. Trevor Bedford about his research
MIT Technology Review, June 18, 2015
Article about Fred Hutch immunotherapy biotech spinoff company Juno Therapeutics quotes Dr. Lawrence Corey, former president and director of Fred Hutch
GeekWire, June 17, 2015
Fred Hutch immunotherapy biotech spinoff breaks ground on new building
Bloomberg Business (from The Seattle Times), June 17, 2015
Article about Seattle's robust biotech industry quotes Robert Nelsen of Arch Venture Partners, who helped launch Juno Therapeutics, an immunotherapy company spun off from research at Fred Hutch, Seattle Children's and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
KING-TV and Northwest Cable News (From Ivanhoe Broadcast News), June 16, 2015
Interview with Dr. Norman Breslow about his Wilms tumor research
Xconomy, June 16, 2015
Article about Fred Hutch recruiting its new vice president and chief information officer, Matthew Trunnell, from the Broad Institute also mentions the recent hire of Nicole Robinson, head of licensing and commercialization
GeekWire, June 16, 2015
Tech industry roundup leads with news of Fred Hutch hiring Matthew Trunnell, its new vice president and chief information officer
AICR Blog (American Institute for Cancer Research), June 12, 2015
Quotes Dr. Marian Neuhouser about her research
HealthDay, June 12, 2015
Quotes Dr. Amanda Phipps about her research into the link between poor sleep and increased breast cancer risk
MedPage Today, June 12, 2015
Quotes Dr. Marian Neuhouser about her research
The Guardian (U.K.), June 11, 2015
Article about a recent study led by Fred Hutch's Dr. Marian Neuhouser
U.S. News & World Report (from HealthDay), June 11, 2015
Quotes Dr. Marian Neuhouser
Reuters Health, June 11, 2015
Quotes Fred Hutch's Dr. Marian Neuhouser about a study she led, published today in JAMA Oncology
KING-TV, June 11, 2015
Interview with Dr. Marian Neuhouser about her research
HealthDay, June 11, 2015
Quotes Dr. Marian Neuhouser about her research, published today in JAMA Oncology
The ASCO Post, June 10, 2015
Fred Hutch basic scientist Dr. Sue Biggins is among five new HHMI investigators
News Medical, June 10, 2015
Coverage of a study by Dr. Amanda Phipps that found an association between sleep deprivation prior to cancer diagnosis and increased breast cancer mortality
Medical News Today, June 9, 2015
Article about a new study by Fred Hutch's Dr. Marie Bleakley
Drug Discovery & Development, June 9, 2015
Article about a new study led by Fred Hutch's Dr. Trevor Bedford published in Nature
Vox.com, June 8, 2015
Video featuring a demonstration by Fred Hutch's Dr. Trevor Bedford on how the flu spreads
The Cancer Letter, June 5, 2015
News brief about appointment of Nicole Robinson as Fred Hutch's new VP of Industry Relations and Technology Transfer
NBC News, June 4, 2015
Mentions a Fred Hutch study that found an association between cancer and bankruptcy
GeekWire, June 4, 2015
Article about Fred Hutch's new vice president of Industry Relations and Business Development, Nicole Robinson
Puget Sound Business Journal, June 4, 2015
Article about Nicole Robinson, Fred Hutch's new vice president of Industry Relations and Business Development
KOMONews.com, June 4, 2015
Quotes Dr. Polly Newcomb about the alcohol-cancer connection
Raconteur (publisher of The Times and The Sunday Times, U.K.), June 4, 2015
Quotes Fred Hutch's Dr. Stan Riddell about the curative potential of immunotherapy for cancer
The Seattle Times, June 4, 2015
Article about a new clinical trial of "Tumor Paint" drug BLZ-100 for pediatric brain cancer patients quotes its inventor, Dr. Jim Olson, a clinical researcher at Fred Hutch and neuro-oncologist at Seattle Children's
Medscape, June 3, 2015
Quotes Dr. Eric Chow about his research
KPLU-FM, June 2, 2015
Dr. Cameron Turtle, an immunotherapy researcher at Fred Hutch, was interviewed about encouraging new results from treating blood cancer patients with "souped-up" immune cells; he presented the findings recently at the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
JAMA, June 2, 2015
Article highlights new technology developed at Fred Hutch in collaboration with Presage Biosciences: a microinjection platform that delivers small doses of up to eight drugs into tumors to assess each drug's ability to kill cancer cells
Ivanhoe Newswire, May 29, 2015
Article about the Wilms tumor research of Fred Hutch's Dr. Norman Breslow
Harvard Magazine, May 28, 2015
This year's list of 10 honorary degree recipients at Harvard University include Fred Hutch's Dr. Linda Buck
Inside Philanthropy, May 27, 2015
Article about new class of Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigators mentions Dr. Sue Biggins, associate head of the Basic Sciences Division at Fred Hutch, is among 26 scientists to receive this prestigious honor
Inlander, May 27, 2015
Article about model organisms quotes Dr. Aaron Putzke of Whitworth University, formerly of Fred Hutch
New Vision (Uganda), May 27, 2015
Coverage of the new Fred Hutch-UCI Cancer Centre in Kampala, Uganda
The Seattle Times, May 27, 2015
Quotes Dr. Corey Casper, director of Global Oncology at Fred Hutch, and Dr. Jackson Orem, director of the Uganda Cancer Institute; both are co-directors of the new Fred Hutch-UCI Cancer Centre in Kampala, Uganda
Best Health, May 2015
Article about an Ottawa boy whose life was saved by an anonymous stem cell donation quotes Dr. Ann Woolfrey, a transplantation researcher at Fred Hutch
Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News, May 2015
Article about a study by Dr. Li Hsu regarding aspiring and colorectal cancer prevention
NAM News Network, May 22, 2015
Article about grand opening of the UCI-Fred Hutch Cancer Centre in Kampala, Uganda
Africa Science News, May 21, 2015
Quotes Fred Hutch President and Director Dr. Gary Gillland; Dr. Corey Casper, head of Global Oncology at Fred Hutch and co-director of the UCI/Hutchinson Center Cancer Alliance; and Dr. Jackson Orem, director of the UCI and co-director of the UCI/Hutchinson Center Cancer Alliance
New Vision (Uganda), May 21, 2015
Coverage of the opening of the UCI-Fred Hutch Cancer Centre in Uganda
24 Seven News (from NTV Uganda), May 21, 2015
KOMONews.com, May 21, 2015
Fred Hutch smoking-cessation expert Dr. Jonathan Bricker is quoted
GeekWire, May 20, 2015
Article about a company called DataStat, which helps researchers automate their workflow, mentions its clients include Fred Hutch, which uses the software to help workers in Zambia organize HIV and AIDS data collection across 21 communities
NPR, May 16, 2015
Quotes Dr. Corey Casper, head of Global Oncology at Fred Hutch
Nature, May 13, 2015
Quotes Fred Hutch's Dr. Trevor Bedford, a viral geneticist
Xconomy, May 12, 2015
Coverage of Xconomy's annual Seattle biotech forum held at Fred Hutch quotes Dr. Gary Gilliland, president and director of the Hutch, who spoke the event
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News, May 12, 2015
Article about Fred Hutch spinoff Juno Therapeutics acquiring a German-based biotech
Ivanhoe Medical News (from UPMatters.com), May 12, 2015
Segment about a study by Dr. Norm Breslow that found an increased risk of breast cancer among women treated with radiation for Wilms tumor during childhood
Puget Sound Business Journal, May 11, 2015
Article about Fred Hutch spinoff Juno Therapeutics
Newsmax Health, May 11, 2015
Article mentions a Fred Hutch study that found a link between coffee consumption and reduced risk of recurrent prostate cancer
The ASCO Post, May 10, 2015
Commentary by Fred Hutch's Dr. Ruth Etzioni, a cancer biostatistician, regarding breast cancer overdiagnosis
The Washington Post, May 8, 2015
Article mentions a Fred Hutch study that examined the association between oral contraceptive use and breast cancer risk
The Spokesman-Review (from the Associated Press), May 8, 2015
Article about a new Space Needle fundraiser on behalf of Fred Hutch
WebMD, May 7, 2015
Quotes Dr. Jorge Ramos, a hematology/oncology fellow at Fred Hutch and University of Washington, about the study's significance
GeekWire, May 6, 2015
Article about Fred Hutch spinoff company Adaptive Biotechnologies
The Seattle Times, May 6, 2015
Article about funding milestone for Fred Hutch spinoff Adaptive Biotechnologies, which develops technology to map immune system response to cancer and other diseases
WellBeing.com.au, May 5, 2015
Article about staying fit mentions a Fred Hutch study that found moderate-intensity exercise reduced the incidence of colds in overweight and obese, sedentary post-menopausal women
The Globe and Mail, May 3, 2015
Article about increase in medicinal marijuana dispensaries cites a Fred Hutch study that found an association between marijuana use and an increased risk of testicular cancer
The Seattle Times, May 1, 2015
Editorial cites the lifesaving research of Fred Hutch's Dr. E. Donnall Thomas, who received the Nobel Prize for his pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation
Hartford Courant (from The Washington Post), May 1, 2015
Quotes Dr. Marian Neuhouser, an expert on nutrition and cancer prevention
The Huffington Post, May 1, 2015
Article about Fred Hutch smoking-cessation expert Dr. Jonathan Bricker, a finalist for GeekWire's Geek of the Year Award.
Medical News Today, April 29, 2015
Article about a study led by researchers at Western University that involved collaborator Dr. Paul Lampe of Fred Hutch
Psychology Today, April 27, 2015
Article about Fred Hutch's Dr. Jonathan Bricker, a smoking-cessation expert who is a finalist for GeekWire's "Geek of the Year Award"; online voting goes through the end of today
Medical News Today, April 24, 2015
Article about new drug-testing technology developed by Dr. Jim Olson and Fred Hutch spinoff Presage Biosciences
Fox News, April 23, 2015
Article about new microinjection device developed by Fred Hutch's Dr. Jim Olson and Presage Biosciences, a spinoff of the Hutch
KOMONews.com, April 23, 2015
Quotes Dr. Anne McTiernan about an expert panel she participated on that found a strong association between high alcohol intake and increased risk of liver cancer as well as a protective effect with regard to coffee consumption
ThurstonTalk.com, April 23, 2015
Article about a Thurston County breast cancer survivor who has organized a team from Olympia, Washington, to participate in Obliteride, a bicycle fundraiser for Fred Hutch
The Seattle Times, April 22, 2015
Editorial mentions that Juno Therapeutics' groundbreaking work in immunotherapy was built on work at Fred Hutch
HealthDay, April 22, 2015
Article about a microinjection devices that test drugs within tumors, including one called "CIVO" that was invented by researchers at Fred Hutch and spinoff Presage Biosciences
Xconomy, April 22, 2015
Article quotes Richard Klinghoffer of Presage Biosciences, about new technology developed in collaboration with Fred Hutch to test multiple drug candidates in live tumors
KPLU-FM, April 22, 2015
Interview with CEO Rich Klinghoffer, chief scientific officer of Presage Biosciences, a spinoff of Fred Hutch
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News, April 22, 2015
Article covers immunotherapy presentations at the annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research, including one by Fred Hutch's Dr. Phil Greenberg, who spoke about his work with genetically engineered T cells that kill cancer
Medical News Today, April 21, 2015
Quotes Drs. Wendy Barrington and Alan Kristal about their research
The ASCO Post, April 20, 2015
Quotes Drs. Alan Kristal and Wendy Barrington about their research
Herald-Tribune (Sarasota, Florida), April 18, 2015
Article about the legacy of baseball great Fred Hutchinson mentions the lifesaving work being done at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in the U.S. and Uganda and also mentions the Hutch is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year
Live Science, April 17, 2015
Article and podcast mentions the olfactory research of Fred Hutch's Dr. Linda Buck, who received a Nobel for her work in 2004
Crosscut, April 17, 2015
Editorial by former Washington state Gov. Chris Gregoire and former U.S. Sen. Slade Gorton about the importance of cancer research funding mentions Fred Hutch
Medical News Today, April 17, 2015
Quotes Dr. Wendy Barrington about her research
KING-TV, April 16, 2015
Interview with Dr. Wendy Barrington about her study looking at the link between obesity and prostate cancer risk in African-American men
Time, April 16, 2015
Dr. Mario Kratz of the Fred Hutch Public Health Sciences Division is quoted in this article about fat-free versus full-fat dairy
GeekWire, April 16, 2015
Fred Hutch's Dr. Jonathan Bricker, who studies the use of technology, such as smartphone apps, to improve health, is among five finalists for GeekWire's annual Geek of the Year Award; cast your vote today!
Reuters Health, April 16, 2015
Quotes Dr. Wendy Barrington of Fred Hutch and the University of Washington School of Nursing about her research, published today in JAMA Oncology
HealthDay, April 16, 2015
Quotes Dr. Wendy Barrington about her research, published today in JAMA Oncology
Medical Daily, April 16, 2015
Quotes Drs. Alan Kristal and Wendy Barrington about their research
Medscape Medical News, April 16, 2015
Quotes Dr. Wendy Barrington about her research
The Issaquah Press, April 14, 2015
Family of local boy with brain cancer is raising money for Fred Hutch's Project Violet, a "citizen science" drug-discovery initiative for rare disorders led by Dr. Jim Olson
Puget Sound Business Journal, April 14, 2015
Article mentions Fred Hutch spinout immunotherapy biotech company Juno Therapeutics Inc.
Medpage Today, April 13, 2015
Dr. Nancy Davidson, former president of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, comments that Ken Burns' PBS cancer documentary "Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies" could have linked bone-marrow transplant to Fred Hutch, where the procedure was developed to treat leukemia
The ASCO Post, April 10, 2015
A conversation with Dr. Anthony Back, a clinical researcher at Fred Hutch who practices at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and co-directs the Cambia Palliative Care Center of Excellence at the University of Washington
ABCNews.com, April 10, 2015
Article about cord blood transplantation features Dr. Colleen Delaney and patient Jenna Gibson and her mother, Julie
Indo-Asian News Service (from The Times of India), April 10, 2015
Article about the research of Dr. Mark Roth, a cell biologist in the Hutch's Basic Sciences Division
Journal of Invasive Cardiology, April 9, 2015
Article about the research of Fred Hutch cell biologist Dr. Mark Roth
Science Codex, April 9, 2015
Article about the latest research of Dr. Mark Roth
Discover Magazine Blogs, April 8, 2015
Coverage of Dr. Jim Olson's Tumor Paint research
Discovery News, April 8, 2015
Article about the Tumor Paint research of Fred Hutch's Dr. Jim Olson (prompted by an NPR segment)
NPR, April 8, 2015
Story about Tumor Paint, a molecule derived from scorpion venom developed by Fred Hutch's Dr. Jim Olson that lights up cancer so surgeons can better see, and remove, it
AllAfrica.com (from The Independent of Kampala, Uganda), April 5, 2015
Article about the expansion of the Uganda Cancer Institute with the soon-to-open UCI-Fred Hutch Cancer Centre
KCTS9.org, April 2, 2015
Interview with Fred Hutch's Dr. Corey Casper about our work in Uganda to study and treat infection-related cancers
KCTS9.org, April 2, 2015
An interview with Fred Hutch President and Director Dr. Gary Gilliland about how our researchers are harnessing the power of the immune system to fight cancer
KCTS-TV's "In Close", April 2, 2015
Show explores the breakthroughs Fred Hutch scientists are making, and how Hutch physician-scientists are pioneering new treatments in immunotherapy and cord blood transplantation to fight some of the deadliest forms of cancer
Smithsonian.com, April 2, 2015
Article about the sense of smell mentions the olfactory research of Fred Hutch's Dr. Linda Buck
Mercer Island Reporter, April 1, 2015
Editorial mentions Fred Hutch's Obliteride bicycling fundraiser
The Scientist, April 1, 2015
Article about genetic chimerism -- when an individual carries two or more genetically distinct cell lines in different parts of their body -- quotes Fred Hutch's Dr. William Chan, who conducted a study that found male DNA in the brains of autopsied females
The Seattle Globalist, March 31, 2015
Article about a symposium on global cancer issues held this week at Fred Hutch
Pharmacy Practice News, March 31, 2015
Coverage of study by researchers at the Hutch and Massachusetts General Hospital that found DNA variations impact the cancer-fighting impact of aspirin and NSAIDs
Red Orbit, March 30, 2015
Article quotes Dr. Anne McTiernan about link between alcohol and liver cancer
Puget Sound Business Journal, March 30, 2015
Article mentions Fred Hutch is among local biomedical research organizations taking a personalized approach to treatment for cancer and other diseases
The Seattle Times, March 29, 2015
Philanthropist Tom Ellison remarks he is impressed by the caliber of research in Seattle, including the collaboration among Fred Hutch, UW and Seattle Children's
Puget Sound Business Journal, March 26, 2015
Coverage of a Rotary Club of Seattle presentation by Dr. Gary Gilliland, president and director of Fred Hutch
Puget Sound Business Journal, March 26, 2015
Article about Fred Hutch's plans to open a business-development office quotes President and Director Dr. Gary Gilliland
The Seattle Times, March 25, 2015
Quotes cancer prevention researcher Dr. Anne McTiernan about an international panel she was part of that looked at risk factors for liver cancer
The Seattle Times, March 24, 2015
Dr. M. Robyn Andersen is quoted about how many women with a BRCA mutation are aware of their increased risk for breast cancer but not their increased risk for ovarian cancer
NIH Director's Blog, March 24, 2015
Blog by National Institutes of Health Director Dr. Francis Collins prompted by a recent study co-led by researchers at the Hutch and Harvard University
KCTS-TV, March 23, 2015
Segment about the cord blood research of Fred Hutch's Dr. Colleen Delaney featuring pediatric patient Ava Lee, 6
Kirkland Reporter, March 23, 2015
Article about proposed legislation by Washington state Sen. Cyrus Habib and Rep. Ross Hunter that would raise the cigarette tax to support cancer research at Fred Hutch, UW and other local research institutions
WellBeing magazine (Australia), March 23, 2015
Article about the importance of sleep for athletes mentions a Fred Hutch study that found an hour of walking every morning relieves many sleep problems in older women
The Guardian (U.K.), March 23, 2015
Article about the sense of smell mentions the olfactory research of Nobel laureate Dr. Linda Buck of the Fred Hutch Basic Sciences Division
Cancer Research UK / UK Press Association, March 18, 2015
Quotes Dr. Ulrike "Riki" Peters about a study she led that was published in JAMA
South Seattle Emerald, March 18, 2015
Article about Fred Hutch awarding grants to three Seattle-area community organizations to help reduce cancer disparities. The article featured grantee Bridgette Hempstead of Cierra Sisters Inc., a breast cancer advocacy organization based in Renton.
KCTS-TV, March 17, 2015
Coverage of Seattle Town Hall panel discussion with Fred Hutch's Drs. Fred Appelbaum and Philip Greenberg and "Emperor of All Maladies" cancer documentary director Barak Goodman in advance of its nationwide debut
HealthDay, March 17, 2015
Article about new study by researchers at Fred Hutch and Massachusetts General Hospital published in JAMA
Health Leaders magazine, March 2015
Article about the value of adopting new cancer services quotes Dr. Beti Thompson about health disparities in hospital-based cancer care and the value of patient navigators
The Seattle Times, March 17, 2015
Article about a University of Washington-led study, involving researchers from Fred Hutch, which found inconsistencies in the accuracy of breast biopsy results across the U.S. for certain types of breast cancer, particularly the noninvasive kind
The Seattle Times, March 16, 2015
Article about Fred Hutch immunotherapy spinout Juno Therapeutics Inc. receiving $500K from the governor's Strategic Reserve Fund to help with its planned Bothell manufacturing plant.
GeekWire, March 16, 2015
Fred Hutch unveils new database to help search for patterns that will help with cancer treatment
Federal Way Mirror, March 11, 2015
Profile of Ericka Pegues, a TAF Academy senior and intern at Fred Hutch
Nutra Ingredients, March 11, 2015
Quotes Dr. Sandi Navarro about her research
All Africa, March 11, 2015
Article about a new cancer research, training and outpatient facility to open in May in Kampala, Uganda -- a joint effort of Fred Hutch and the Uganda Cancer Institute
Ivanhoe Broadcast News (from KOTA-TV in Black Hills, South Dakota), March 11, 2015
Segment on the role of exercise in breast cancer recovery and survival features breast cancer prevention researcher Dr. Anne McTiernan and breast cancer survivor and Fred Hutch writer Diane Mapes
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, March 10, 2015
Article about the "Tumor Paint" research of Fred Hutch's Dr. Jim Olson, whose work is being used by veterinarians at Washington State University to help save the lives of dogs with cancer
The ASCO Post, March 10, 2015
This year's class of AACR fellows includes Fred Hutch's Dr. Robert Eisenman of the Basic Sciences Division
WebMD, March 10, 2015
Dr. Gary Lyman, co-director of the Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research, was interviewed for this Q&A about the cost-effectiveness of biosimilar drugs
KPLU-FM's "Sound Effect", March 10, 2015
Interview with Dr. Dan Gottschling, a Fred Hutch basic scientist who uses yeast as a model to study the link between cancer and aging
The ASCO Post, March 10, 2015
Fred Hutch clinical researcher Dr. Jen Adair has been named an outstanding new investigator by the American Society of Gene & Cell Therapy
California Healthline, March 9, 2015
Article quotes Dr. Gary Lyman, co-director of the Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research
Controlled Environments magazine, March 6, 2015
Article about a new study by Fred Hutch biologist Dr. Susan Parkhurst that ran originally via Fred Hutch News Service
The ASCO Post, March 6, 2015
Article about a study led by Dr. Polly Newcomb
The Wall Street Journal, March 6, 2015
Article quotes Dr. Gary Lyman, co-director of the Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research
The Verge, March 6, 2015
Quotes Dr. Gary Lyman
KUOW-FM, March 5, 2015
Profile of Seattle set designer Jennifer Zeyl, who referenced how Intiman theater's collaboration with Fred Hutch on Tony Kushner's "Angels in America" production about HIV/AIDS was an example of good contemporary art that speaks to issues outside the art community
Nautilus, March 5, 2015
Article showcases the suspended-animation research of Fred Hutch cell biologist Dr. Mark Roth
Xconomy, March 5, 2015
Article about the $2.3 billion sale of Fred Hutch spinout Ikaria to global biopharmaceutical company Mallinckrodt mentions the company was founded by cell biologist Dr. Mark Roth, who also has founded Faraday Pharmaceuticals to develop drugs for treating acute injuries
Xconomy, March 5, 2015
Biotech roundup mentions that Fred Hutch spinout Ikaria, which makes a critical care product for infants, is being sold for $2.3 billion
Time, March 5, 2015
Quotes Dr. Mario Kratz about a recent literature review he co-authored about the impact of full-fat versus low-fat dairy on heart health and diabetes
MedCity News, March 3, 2015
Article about quit-smoking smartphone app designed by Fred Hutch that is being tested in the workplace environment
MPR (from HealthDay News), March 2, 2015
Article about a study by Dr. Polly Newcomb and colleagues that found an association between taking an osteoporosis medication and a reduced risk of endometrial cancer
Puget Sound Business Journal, Feb. 27, 2015
Coverage of award to the Hutchinson Institute for Health Outcomes Research to conduct a clinical trial to evaluate techniques that could improve cancer treatment
Seattle/Local Health Guide, Feb. 26, 2015
Union-Bulletin (Walla Walla, Washington), Feb. 26, 2015
The Columbian, Feb. 25, 2015
Article about the SmartQuit app developed by Fred Hutch researchers
"Dr. Drew Midday Live," KABC Radio (Los Angeles), Feb. 25, 2015
Dr. Marian Neuhouser did a live interview about the new U.S. dietary guidelines report that she helped draft (her interview starts at 12:36 p.m.)
Bonney Lake Courier-Herald, Feb. 25, 2015
The Washington State Department of Health is offering a smartphone app developed by researchers at Fred Hutch to help Washingtonians kick their tobacco habits
Seattle Weekly, Feb. 24, 2015
Article quotes Fred Hutch clinical researcher Dr. Anthony Back
CBC News, Feb. 24, 2015
Quotes Dr. Marian Neuhouser about using biomarkers to help correct for bias in self-reported nutrition data
Yahoo! U.K. and Ireland, Feb. 24, 2015
Quotes Dr. Alan Kristal about his research regarding the link between yoga and weight loss
Ob.Gyn.News, Feb. 23, 2015
Coverage of a study by Dr. Polly Newcomb that found a modest association between use of oral bisphosphonates, which are taken to reduce fracture risk, and the risk of endometrial cancer
The Olympian, Feb. 21, 2015
Article about Timothy Ray Brown, the first person cured of HIV, whose case is being used by Fred Hutch researchers as a blueprint for a potentially curative therapy
USA Today, Feb. 19, 2015
Quotes Dr. Marian Neuhouser, a Fred Hutch nutritional epidemiologist who participated in an expert panel that has updated recommendations for U.S. dietary guidelines
The Washington Post, Feb. 19, 2015
Quotes Dr. Marian Neuhouser about the latest U.S. dietary recommendations that she helped draft
The Canberra Times (Australia), Feb. 19, 2015
Quotes Dr. Marian Neuhouser
The New York Times, Feb. 17, 2015
Article about an effort to reduce patient suffering and inattentive care quotes Dr. Scott Ramsey, director of the Hutchinson Center for Cancer Outcomes Research
The Washington Post, Feb. 16, 2015
Quotes nutritional epidemiologist Dr. Marian Neuhouser
The Washington Post, Feb. 16, 2015
Quotes Dr. Marian Neuhouser
Puget Sound Business Journal, Feb. 13, 2015
Article about Fred Hutch's success in spinning off biotechnology companies such as Blaze Bioscience and Juno Therapuetics
Reuters (from Fox News), Feb. 12, 2015
Fred Hutch and SCCA palliative care specialist Dr. Tony Back weighs in on which physicians should initiative end-of-life decision-making -- primary care doctors or oncologists
Alpha Galileo, Feb. 5, 2015
Profile of former Fred Hutch basic scientist Dr. Dusty Miller, who participated in the first human gene-therapy trial in the U.S.
Puget Sound Business Journal, Feb. 2, 2015
Article about Seattle's under-appreciated biotech sector mentions the success of Fred Hutch spinoff Juno Therapeutics
The Seattle Times, Feb. 2, 2015
Columnist Nicole Brodeur covers this year's Hutch Award Luncheon
Becker's Hospital Review, Feb. 2, 2015
Article about friendly Super Bowl wager between Fred Hutch President and Director Dr. Gary Gilliland and Dr. Edward Benz Jr., CEO of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston.
Seattle Magazine, Feb. 1, 2015
Article about Seattle's growing immunotherapy sector features the research of Drs. David Maloney, Nora Disis and others
The Guardian, Jan. 31, 2015
Article mentions a study by Dr. Janet Stanford that found an association between eating deep-fried food and an increased risk of prostate cancer
Boston Business Journal, Jan. 30, 2015
Article about friendly Super Bowl wager between Fred Hutch's president and director, Dr. Gary Gilliland, and Dana-Farber CEO Edward Benz Jr.
MLB.com, Jan. 29. 2015
Quotes Hutch Award honoree Alex Gordon and Hutch Award Luncheon keynote speaker Dave Winfield
The Boston Globe, Jan. 28, 2015
Obit of Dottie Thomas that ran originally in The New York Times quotes Dr. Fred Appelbaum
Cosmos, Jan. 27, 2015
Article about the link between calorie restriction, endogenous hydrogen sulfide and longevity mentions the research of Dr. Mark Roth, who found that slightly elevated levels of hydrogen sulfide in the air can increase the lifespans of roundworms by 70 percent and can even put mice into a state of suspended animation
Puget Sound Business Journal, Jan. 27, 2015
Washington Biotechnology and Biomedical Association president Chris Rivera is quoted about how many of the biggest local biotech companies have roots at Fred Hutch
Puget Sound Business Journal, Jan. 27, 2015
Article mentions Seattle has "one of the most renowned institutions in the country at Fred Hutch" and also mentions Fred Hutch spinoff Juno Therapeutics Inc.
The ASCO Post, Jan. 25, 2015
Quotes Dr. Gary Gilliland, president and director of Fred Hutch, and Dr. Fred Appelbaum, executive vice president and deputy director, about the contributions of Don and Dottie Thomas to the field of bone marrow transplantation
Xconomy, Jan. 22, 2015
News roundup mentions that Dr. Sue Biggins of the Basic Sciences Division recently won the Genetics Society of America's Edward Novitski Prize for her work on the kintechore, the molecular machinery that regulates chromosome segregation during cell division
HHMI Bulletin, Winter 2015
Fred Hutch plant geneticist and Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator Dr. Steve Henikoff on the positive ecological impact of GMO crops
The Seattle Medium, Jan. 22, 2015
Profile of Ericka Peagues, a senior at the TAF (Technology Access Foundation), who is interning at Fred Hutch, quotes her mentor, Dr. Beverly Torok-Storb
KING-TV, Jan. 21, 2015
Fred Hutch smoking-cessation expert Dr. Jonathan Bricker was interviewed for this story about the attorney general wanting to increase the legal smoking age in Washington from 18 to 21
"Health, Wealth & Wisdom Radio," WHNZ-AM, Tampa, Florida, Jan. 21, 2015
Interview with Dr. Jonathan Bricker about ways to kick the smoking habit in the new year, including participating in his WebQuit.org online study (his segment starts about 16 minutes into the show and runs about 16 minutes)
Global Times (China), Jan. 20, 2015
Article cites Fred Hutch study that found no link between bra-wearing and increased risk of breast cancer
Good Morning America (ABC-TV) and Yahoo! News, Jan. 20, 2015
Story about Seattle Children's patients rooting for the Seahawks quotes 8-year-old Maria Moore, whose leukemia is being treated by doctors from Seattle Children's and Fred Hutch
CBS Sunday Morning, Jan. 18, 2015
Tribute to Dottie Thomas
The New York Times, Jan. 16, 2015
Article about the passing of Dottie Thomas quotes Dr. Fred Appelbaum, executive vice president and deputy director of the Hutch
KOMO-TV, Jan. 16, 2015
Roundup of Seahawks fever includes footage of Fred Hutch and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance employees showing their spirit on the Friday before Sunday's big NFC Championship playoff game with the Green Bay Packers
The Seattle Times, Jan. 16, 2015
Coverage of "Blue Friday" before the Seahawks versus Packers showdown includes a photo of a pep rally at Fred Hutch shot by Fred Hutch News Service photographer Bo Jungmayer
Puget Sound Business Journal, Jan. 16, 2015
Quotes Dr. Larry Corey, former Hutch president and director
Oncology Times, Jan. 14, 2015
Article about how Dr. Jim Olson is using social media to help fund his research
The Seattle Times, Jan. 11, 2015
Article about stem cell transplantation to treat multiple sclerosis quotes Dr. George Georges
The Seattle Times, Jan. 10, 2015
Article about the passing of Dottie Thomas quotes Drs. Gary Gilliland and Fred Appelbaum
Nautilus, Jan. 8, 2015
Article about the complexity of evolution quotes Dr. Jesse Bloom of the Basic Sciences Division
GeekWire, Jan. 7, 2015
Article about Fred Hutch spinoff acquiring a San Francisco-based competitor to develop and expand immunosequencing products
Bloomberg News, Jan. 7, 2015
Quotes Dr. Michael Schweizer about his research
Forbes, Jan. 7, 2015
Adaptive Biotechnologies, a spinoff of Fred Hutch, acquires San Francisco-based Sequenta to accelerate immune-based cancer diagnosis, treatment
Philanthropy News Digest, Jan. 5, 2015
Philanthropy supports pediatric immunotherapy research at Fred Hutch