International Study Demonstrates Protein-Measurement Technique’s Potential to Standardize Quantification of the Entire Human Proteome
New study affirms the use of large-scale protein measurements to validate disease biomarkers and drug targets
12/3/2013 5:00 PM EST
Scientists develop new method for counting cancer-fighting cells in ovarian cancer patients
12/2/2013 5:00 PM EST
Fred Hutch researchers discover that cancer develops a few years after cells undergo drastic mutations, contrary to common belief.
12/3/2013 5:00 PM EST
A team of scientists looking into the interplay of the immune system and cancer have found a link between a history of airborne allergies – in particular to plants, grass and trees – with risk of blood cancers in women.
11/22/2013 3:00 PM EST
Seattle Mariners player Raúl Ibañez named Hutch Award® winner.
11/5/2013 6:00 PM EST
A Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center-led study has found that two organochlorine pesticides are associated with an increased risk of endometriosis, a condition that affects up to 10 percent of reproductive-age women.
10/29/2013 9:00 AM EDT
“Quingo,” a game created by local startup Game It Forward that was first released in September for the iPad, will be available for the iPhone starting Oct. 31. Six charities, including five based in Seattle, receive funds from the game, which...
10/30/2013 2:00 PM EDT
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center tomorrow will celebrate the grand opening of a state-of-the-art HIV vaccine laboratory in Cape Town, South Africa. The lab will be one of Africa’s most advanced scientific facilities.
10/22/2013 6:45 PM EDT
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...
8/28/2013 1:00 PM EDT
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5/16/2013 12:00 PM EDT
Fred Hutch Expert Available to Discuss Psychosocial Impact of Prophylactic Oophorectomy (Ovary Removal)
5/15/2013 2:40 PM EDT
HIV/AIDS vaccine experts from Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and vaccine trial participants are available for interviews about the 30th anniversary of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control’s announcement of the nation’s first identified...
5/11/2011 1:45 PM EDT
Today’s tip sheet, the fourth and final in the series, is “10 Tips for Breast Cancer Survivors” provided by Karen Syrjala, Ph.D., director of Biobehavioral Sciences and co-director of the Survivorship Program at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research...
10/22/2010 11:30 AM EDT
Today’s tip sheet, the second of four in the series, is “10 Tips for Breast Cancer Screening and Early Detection” provided by Constance Lehman, M.D., Ph.D., director of Breast Imaging and medical director of Radiology at the Seattle Cancer...
10/8/2010 11:40 AM EDT
Preventing prostate Cancer and BPH: Prostate-health Expert Available (National Men's Health Week Is June 9-15)
The risk of the two major prostate diseases, cancer and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), can be reduced by changes in lifestyle, such as avoiding smoking, maintaining a normal weight and eating a healthy diet. Alan Kristal, Dr.P.H., associate...
5/9/2008 1:00 PM EDT