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Tip Sheet: Tracking coronavirus, improving immunotherapies, cancer death rates decline, AAAS meeting and more

SEATTLE – Feb. 3, 2020 – Below are summaries of recent Fred Hutch research findings with links for additional background and media contacts.
February 03, 2020

Fred Hutch scientists host press event on future of medicine at AAAS annual meeting

New Fred Hutch President Dr. Thomas J. Lynch Jr. to moderate panel of experts on gene therapy, data science and healthcare economics
February 03, 2020

Tip Sheet: Mesh loaded with T cells shrinks tumors; second dose of CAR-T cells shows potential; and gene-edited cells stay safe as immunotherapy attacks cancer

SEATTLE – Jan. 08, 2019 – Below are summaries of recentFred Hutch research findings with links for additional background and media contacts.
January 09, 2020

Fred Hutch names Dr. Thomas J. Lynch Jr. as new president and director

Internationally renowned oncologist, scientist and cancer center leader joins the Hutch beginning February 2020
January 07, 2020

Scientists show thin metal mesh loaded with T cells shrinks solid tumors

Within weeks, CAR T cells targeting ovarian cancer cleared tumors in 70% of treated mice, shows study in Nature Biomedical Engineering. (Note: Images available for media use.)
December 09, 2019

Tip Sheet: A decrease in melanoma rates in young adults; a global effort to find a true cure for HIV/AIDS; and a push to educate the public about the negative impacts of vaping

SEATTLE – Dec. 06, 2019 – Below are summaries of recent Fred Hutch research findings with links for additional background and media contacts.
December 06, 2019

Fred Hutch at ASH: Latest CAR T data – BCMA, CD19, CD20 – plus new insights on transplantation, gene therapy – and more

The 61st American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting and Exposition will take place Dec. 7–10 in Orlando, Florida
November 21, 2019

Tip Sheet: A clever way to make an AIDS vaccine; how a common cancer mutation actually drives cancer; and a new process that regulates red blood cell development

SEATTLE – Nov. 6, 2019 – Below are summaries of recent Fred Hutch research findings with links for additional background and media contacts.
November 06, 2019

Fred Hutch issues report on cancer care in Washington state

Report provides snapshot of cancer-clinic performance based on quality and cost; finds room for improvement in emergency room visits and end-of-life care
October 24, 2019

New research uncovers how common genetic mutation drives cancer

Findings in Nature show that targeted therapy for mutated gene can slow or prevent tumor growth in many kinds of cancer
October 09, 2019

Tip Sheet: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

SEATTLE – Oct. 7, 2019 – Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center is committed to reducing breast cancer incidence and death by identifying risk factors for the disease, developing new methods of detecting it and helping to enhance survivorship and patient outcomes.
October 07, 2019

Tip Sheet: How a failed Alzheimer’s drug boosts CAR T-cell therapy; a new type of anti-CRISPR; and how GVHD starts in the gut

SEATTLE – Oct. 1, 2019 – Below are summaries of recent Fred Hutch research findings, with links for additional background and media contacts.
October 01, 2019

Tip Sheet: Understanding how the flu virus works; addressing global health challenges in sub-Saharan Africa; and using radioimmunotherapy to destroy multiple myeloma cells

SEATTLE – Sept. 4, 2019 – Below are summaries of recent Fred Hutch research findings, with links for additional background and media contacts.
September 04, 2019

New study confirms the long-term benefits of a low-fat diet

Findings in Journal of Nutrition show positive outcomes for cancer and other diseases in women
September 04, 2019

Tip Sheet: Making checkpoint inhibitors more effective; a new HIV vaccine trial; and how to deal with measles and cancer

SEATTLE – Aug. 5, 2019 – Below are summaries of recent Fred Hutch research findings, with links for additional background and media contacts.
August 05, 2019

Targeting a subset of stem cells shows lasting, therapeutically relevant gene editing in blood cells

A new Science Translational Medicine paper is first to report how editing a portion of stem cells with CRISPR/Cas9 is sufficient for long-term reactivation of therapeutic hemoglobin
July 31, 2019

New Research Identifies Gene That Hides Cancer Cells from Immunotherapy

Findings in Developmental Cell show that expression of an early developmental gene prevents the immune system from identifying and attacking cancer cells
July 18, 2019

Fred Hutch Obliteride bike riders pedal to cure cancer faster on Aug. 10

Join the summer event that has raised $16 million for research at Fred Hutch
July 17, 2019

Fred Hutch adds senior leaders from Celgene and Amazon to board of trustees

Dr. Corsee Sanders and Sean Boyle add science, technology, finance and innovation expertise to cancer research center’s board
July 09, 2019
Last Modified, December 30, 2019