Investigators at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center will share new research findings at the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, or ASCO, which is being held May 29–June 2 in Chicago.
29-May-2015 2:05 PM EDT
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and the Uganda Cancer Institute on Thursday, May 21 will open the UCI-Fred Hutch Cancer Centre in Kampala, the first comprehensive cancer center jointly constructed by U.S. and African cancer institutions in...
19-May-2015 2:25 PM EDT
Dr. Jonathan Bricker, a psychologist at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center who studies acceptance and commitment therapy, or ACT, to help people quit smoking and other unhealthy behaviors, has been selected as one of five finalists for...
27-Apr-2015 2:05 PM EDT
Obesity in black men substantially increases the risk of low- and high-grade prostate cancer, while obesity in white men moderately reduces the risk of low-grade cancer and only slightly increases the risk of high-grade cancer, according to the...
14-Apr-2015 2:00 PM EDT
Damage to heart muscle from insufficient blood supply during cardiac arrest and reperfusion injury after blood flow is restored can be reduced by nearly 90 percent if selenide, a form of the essential nutrient selenium, is administered intravenously...
9-Apr-2015 1:05 PM EDT
The link between taking aspirin, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDS, and colorectal cancer prevention is well established, but the mechanisms behind the protective effect have not been understood. A new study, co-led by investigators...
13-Mar-2015 1:05 PM EDT
Fred Hutch researcher, Dr. Andrew Hsieh, has identified two biomarkers that may improve oncologists’ ability to predict which patients’ prostate cancer will recur after surgery, long before the development of visible cancer elsewhere in the...
4-Mar-2015 6:00 AM EST
Oncologist and health economist Gary Lyman, M.D., M.P.H., co-director of the Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, is editor of the second edition of the Oxford American Handbook of Oncology...
27-Feb-2015 7:05 PM EST
24-Mar-2015 3:05 PM EDT
Looking for Great American Smokeout Sources? Fred Hutch Psychologist Jonathan Bricker Can Discuss the Latest Research-Based Smoking Interventions
Living healthy is hard. Most people who try to change habits, such as smoking, will lapse. But science is giving new hope. Dr. Jonathan Bricker is an internationally recognized scientific leader in a bold approach called acceptance and commitment...
4-Nov-2014 5:10 PM EST
Fred Hutch (@HutchinsonCtr) Expert Available to Discuss #Ovarian Cancer Symptoms, Screening, Risk Factors during Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
16-Sep-2014 4:50 PM EDT
Smoking-Cessation Expert and Psychologist Dr. Jonathan Bricker Comments on CVS' Decision to Ban the Sale of Tobacco Products
6-Feb-2014 6:00 PM EST
Dr. Benjaimin Anderson, Expert in Global Breast Health, Available as Source for World Cancer Day Feb. 4
3-Feb-2014 2:00 PM EST
8-Jan-2014 5:00 PM EST
Expert on Prostate Cancer Overdiagnosis and Overtreatment Uses Statistical and Computer Modeling for Policy Development
Dr. Ruth Etzioni, a biostatistician, is a member of the Public Health Sciences Division at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. She focuses on statistical and computer modeling for policy development, with a focus on prostate cancer research. A...
28-Aug-2013 1:00 PM EDT
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