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Tip Sheet: A clever way to make an AIDS vaccine; how a common cancer mutation actually drives cancer; and a new process that regulates red blood cell development

Below are summaries of recent Fred Hutch research findings with links for additional background and media contacts.
7-Nov-2019 2:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Tip Sheet: How a failed Alzheimer’s drug boosts CAR T-cell therapy; a new type of anti-CRISPR; and how GVHD starts in the gut

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2-Oct-2019 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Tip Sheet: Understanding how the flu virus works; addressing global health challenges in sub-Saharan Africa; and using radioimmunotherapy to destroy multiple myeloma cells

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5-Sep-2019 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Tip Sheet: Making checkpoint inhibitors more effective; a new HIV vaccine trial; and how to deal with measles and cancer

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6-Aug-2019 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Research Identifies Gene That Hides Cancer Cells from Immunotherapy

A team at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center has identified a gene that could make immunotherapy treatments, specifically checkpoint inhibitors, work for a wider variety of cancer patients.
16-Jul-2019 1:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Fred Hutch Adds Senior Leaders From Celgene and Amazon to Board of Trustees

Fred Hutch adds senior leaders from Celgene and Amazon to board of trustees
9-Jul-2019 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Tip Sheet: HIV Exclusions in Clinical Trials; Lack of Diversity in Genetic Research; And Advances in Bladder Cancer

Below are summaries of recent Fred Hutch research, with links for additional background and media contacts.
1-Jul-2019 4:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Study Highlights Need for Ethnic and Ancestral Diversity in Genomic Research

A new multicenter analysis led by researchers at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and other institutions found the inclusion of diverse, multiethnic populations in large-scale genomic studies is...
17-Jun-2019 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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NEJM to Pub 2 CAR T-Cell Therapy Studies. David Maloney, Head of Fred Hutch Clinical Immunotherapy Research, Can Discuss

8-Dec-2017 2:05 PM EST

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Fred Hutch statement on FDA’s CAR T-cell decision

18-Oct-2017 6:05 PM EDT

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FDA's CTL019 Ruling Validates Importance of Similar Lifesaving Cellular Immunotherapies Currently Being Developed and Tested by Fred Hutch and Other NCI-Designated Cancer Centers

30-Aug-2017 12:05 PM EDT

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Fred Hutch Glioblastoma Experts Available to Discuss Diagnosis, Treatment Options and the Latest Research

20-Jul-2017 5:05 PM EDT

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Embargoed Research: In Fred Hutch Study, Obese Women Who Lost Weight Significantly Lowered Levels of Proteins in the Blood That Help Certain Tumors Grow

12-Jul-2016 12:05 AM EDT

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Fred Hutch Expert Available to Discuss New Recommendations for Colorectal Cancer Screening

15-Jun-2016 6:05 PM EDT

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Fred Hutch Expert Available to Discuss NEJM Article on Biomarker Tests for Molecularly Targeted Therapies

Gary H. Lyman, MD, MPH, an internationally recognized oncologist and health economist at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and a member of a committee of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM), is available to...
14-Jun-2016 1:05 AM EDT

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Expert Available to Discuss New Study About the Future of Personalized Breast Cancer Treatment

If you’re seeking an expert to discuss a new study (in Nature) about the future of personalized breast cancer treatment, Dr. Amanda (Mandy) Paulovich, Oncologist and Geneticist at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and one of the study’s...
25-May-2016 1:05 PM EDT

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At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home to three Nobel laureates, interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists seek new and innovative ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. Fred Hutch’s pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation led to the development of immunotherapy, which harnesses the power of the immune system to treat cancer with minimal side effects. An independent, nonprofit research institute based in Seattle, Fred Hutch houses the nation’s first and largest cancer prevention research program, as well as the clinical coordinating center of the Women’s Health Initiative and the international headquarters of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network. Private contributions are essential for enabling Fred Hutch scientists to explore novel research opportunities that lead to important medical breakthroughs. For more information visit www.fredhutch.org or follow Fred Hutch on Facebook, Twitter or YouTube.

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