COVID-19 Researchers

More than 50 of our faculty have been focusing on the COVID-19 crisis — even as most researchers are working at home and labs are operating with minimum on-site staff. Our researchers are committed to ending the pandemic — from vaccines to developing diagnostic and serology tests to modeling the spread of the virus.

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Predicting Epidemics Before They Start

Evolutionary biologist Trevor Bedford uses complex statistical and computational methodology to study the rapid spread and evolution of viruses, from Influenza to Zika. The goal is to disrupt global epidemics before they spread. 

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Treating cancer in the shadow of coronavirus Patients, doctors and researchers triage, tweak, pivot and try not to panic during the COVID-19 pandemic April 15, 2020
Dedicated supporters at the Heart of the Hutch Using creativity and passion to support Fred Hutch research in good times and bad August 2, 2023
A promising HIV vaccine candidate gets a little help New strategy stirs a robust response from T cells tracked by McElrath lab May 24, 2023
Infectious disease scientists look beyond the pandemic A symposium about protecting people with weakened immune systems from microbial threats May 9, 2023