Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Announces 2014 Harold M. Weintraub Graduate Student Award Winners
Thirteen graduate students from institutes throughout North America have been chosen to receive the 2014 Harold M. Weintraub Graduate Student Award sponsored by the Basic Sciences Division of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Nominations were...
3/10/2014 3:30 PM EDT
A simple questionnaire that rates breathing difficulties on a scale of 0 to 3 predicts survival in chronic graft-vs.-host disease, according to a study published in the March issue of Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation.
3/6/2014 4:30 PM EST
Researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) were recognized in several categories of Seattle Business Magazine’s 2014 Leaders in Health Care Awards, including the publication’s Lifetime...
2/25/2014 2:10 PM EST
A multi-center study led by Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center has found that high-dose supplementation with both the trace element selenium and vitamin E increase the risk of high-grade prostate cancer. But importantly, this risk depends upon...
2/20/2014 1:30 PM EST
Pancreas cancer is notoriously impervious to treatment and resists both chemotherapy and radiotherapy. It has also been thought to provide few targets for immune cells, allowing tumors to grow unchecked. But new research from Fred Hutchinson Cancer...
2/20/2014 1:15 PM EST
New drug, idelalisib, shows efficacy in treating patients with relapsed indolent non-Hodgkin lymphom
1/22/2014 2:55 PM EST
Studies have found that prostate cancer is overdiagnosed in up to 42 percent of cases, prompting men to receive unnecessary treatment that can cause devastating side effects, including impotence and incontinence.
Now, researchers at Fred Hutchinson...
1/9/2014 4:45 PM EST
Gary Lyman of Duke University and Cancer Institute to Co-Lead Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
The Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research (HICOR), an innovative research institute based at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center that is charged with evaluating and improving the effectiveness and value of cancer prevention and...
1/8/2014 1:00 PM EST
Smoking-Cessation Expert and Psychologist Dr. Jonathan Bricker Comments on CVS' Decision to Ban the Sale of Tobacco Products
2/6/2014 6:00 PM EST
Dr. Benjaimin Anderson, Expert in Global Breast Health, Available as Source for World Cancer Day Feb. 4
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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...
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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