Research

Pioneering Scientific Research

Fred Hutch researchers are tireless risk takers and innovators who are known for their rich collaborations across scientific disciplines in pursuit of life-saving discoveries. The next great advances are already underway in our labs.

We’re tackling cancer from every angle in our state-of-the-art research labs and in collaborative projects that span the globe. 

325+

faculty members
Our scientists generate new discoveries and translate them into effective clinical practices, therapies and public health approaches.

40+

diseases we research
Our scientists have helped to transform prevention, detection and treatment for many cancers and other diseases.

$437M

in annual research grants
Competitive grants and research contracts, particularly from the National Institutes of Health, help fuel our discoveries.

150+

projects and studies
We are tackling a wide range of challenges in human health through laboratory research, clinical trials, population-based studies and more.

Landmark Findings

Our Research Areas

Fred Hutch scientists are producing some of the most important breakthroughs in the prevention, early detection and treatment of cancer, HIV and other diseases.

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Collaborating for Cures

Meet the team that seeks convergence between science and business, leading to high-impact partnerships with industry, licensing agreements, and spinouts and startups.

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Cures Start Here

Our pioneering research has saved hundreds of thousands of lives worldwide. Learn more about our vision, values and global reach.

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Why Your Gift Matters

Learn how your support for Fred Hutch can help provide cancer patients with the most precious gift of all: time.

Last Modified, July 09, 2019