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Fred Hutch completes move-in of Lake Union Steam Plant

Fred Hutch completes move-in of Lake Union Steam Plant

106,000-square-foot facility will be home to transformative data science and immunotherapy research aimed at faster cancer breakthroughs
October 15, 2020
Fred Hutch opens COVID-19 Clinical Research Center

Fred Hutch opens COVID-19 Clinical Research Center

Newly renovated facility is among the first stand-alone centers specifically designed to test novel interventions such as monoclonal antibodies and antivirals to treat and prevent COVID-19
October 05, 2020
Tip Sheet: Cancer health disparities, app to stop smoking, diversity in COVID-19 vaccine trials — and more

Tip Sheet: Cancer health disparities, app to stop smoking, diversity in COVID-19 vaccine trials — and more

Summaries of recent Fred Hutch research findings and other news, plus resources for October's Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October 01, 2020
Study reveals element in blood is part of human — and hibernating squirrel — stress response

Study reveals element in blood is part of human — and hibernating squirrel — stress response

The element iodide’s ability to dampen the harm of stress-induced inflammation points to potential uses in treating traumatic injuries and COVID-19
October 01, 2020
Fred Hutch Obliteride raises more than $3 million in 2020

Fred Hutch Obliteride raises more than $3 million in 2020

Fundraising exceeds organizers’ expectations in unprecedented pandemic era
September 29, 2020
Fred Hutch-led clinical trial shows new smartphone app helps smokers quit

Fred Hutch-led clinical trial shows new smartphone app helps smokers quit

JAMA Internal Medicine study shows iCanQuit app, based on acceptance and commitment therapy, is 1 1/2 times more efficacious than National Cancer Institute QuitGuide app, based on US clinical practice guidelines
September 21, 2020
Tip Sheet: Colorectal cancer, COVID-19 super-spreading, gene therapy for herpes, contagious cancer in Tasmanian devils – and more

Tip Sheet: Colorectal cancer, COVID-19 super-spreading, gene therapy for herpes, contagious cancer in Tasmanian devils – and more

Summaries of recent Fred Hutch research findings and other news with links for additional background and media contacts.
September 01, 2020
New gene therapy approach eliminates at least 90% latent herpes simplex virus 1

New gene therapy approach eliminates at least 90% latent herpes simplex virus 1

In Nature Communications, Fred Hutch scientists demonstrate in a mouse model how gene therapy could cure an infection that afflicts billions of people
August 18, 2020
Tip Sheet: COVID-19 vaccines, COVID-19 and cancer patients, smoking cessation apps, structural racism in medicine – and more

Tip Sheet: COVID-19 vaccines, COVID-19 and cancer patients, smoking cessation apps, structural racism in medicine – and more

Below are summaries of recent Fred Hutch research findings and other news with links for additional background and media contacts.
August 04, 2020
Seattle to Glow Orange to Support Fred Hutch Cancer, COVID-19 Research

Seattle to Glow Orange to Support Fred Hutch Cancer, COVID-19 Research

Thousands from around the world are participating in Fred Hutch Obliteride 2020
July 27, 2020
Fred Hutch joins international COVID-19 vaccine effort

Fred Hutch joins international COVID-19 vaccine effort

New clinical trials network will evaluate vaccines and antibodies to prevent COVID-19
July 08, 2020
Fred Hutch announces reductions in workforce

Fred Hutch announces reductions in workforce

In response to economic impact from COVID-19, Fred Hutch laid off 76 employees from its South Lake Union campus and eliminated 81 open positions
June 30, 2020
Fred Hutch announces new additions and leadership to board of trustees

Fred Hutch announces new additions and leadership to board of trustees

Kathy Surace-Smith elected as new chair; Leigh Morgan takes on vice chair position; Connie Kravas and Pete Shimer become newest members
June 25, 2020
Fred Hutch and University of Washington experts: Treat COVID-19 earlier to save lives

Fred Hutch and University of Washington experts: Treat COVID-19 earlier to save lives

New review article in Open Forum Infectious Diseases suggests “golden opportunity being missed”
June 16, 2020
Join Drs. Larry Corey and John Mascola for a discussion on COVID-19 vaccines

Join Drs. Larry Corey and John Mascola for a discussion on COVID-19 vaccines

Hear from two global experts about how existing partnerships, networks and infrastructure can be used to develop, test and distribute vaccines safely and effectively, in record time
June 02, 2020
Fred Hutch Obliteride changes gears, shifts to individual events for 2020

Fred Hutch Obliteride changes gears, shifts to individual events for 2020

Obliteride goes global to accelerate cancer and COVID-19 research
May 19, 2020
Fred Hutch announces new collaboration with Roche leveraging digital technology to help cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy

Fred Hutch announces new collaboration with Roche leveraging digital technology to help cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy

Project will focus on reducing unplanned emergency department visits through a remote monitoring system
May 19, 2020
Last Modified, August 04, 2020