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Tip Sheet: New findings on immune response to COVID-19, new research from San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium — and Fred Hutch expert predictions for 2022

Summaries of recent Fred Hutch research findings and other news.
6-Jan-2022 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Tip Sheet: How to diversify vaccine clinical trials, 30 years of science education, Trevor Noah talks to Hutch scientists — and more

SEATTLE — Nov. 2, 2021 — Below are summaries of recent Fred Hutch research findings and other news.
2-Nov-2021 5:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Monoclonal antibody treatment highly effective at reducing COVID-19 hospitalizations

Researchers published interim results in The New England Journal of Medicine from a Phase 3 study of the COVID-19 monoclonal antibody treatment sotrovimab, sponsored by Vir Biotechnology and GlaxoSmithKline. The study found that compared to the...
28-Oct-2021 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Tip Sheet: New MacArthur ‘genius,’ returning to school during COVID-19 and the science of race and racism

SEATTLE — Oct. 5, 2021 — Below are summaries of recent Fred Hutch research findings and other news.
5-Oct-2021 4:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Tip Sheet: Making clinical trials more inclusive, measuring COVID vaccine protection and new HIV vaccine results

SEATTLE — September 1, 2021 — Below are summaries of recent Fred Hutch research findings and other news.
1-Sep-2021 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Experimental Phase 2b HIV Vaccine Regimen Provides Insufficient Protection in Preventing HIV

A primary analysis of an experimental HIV vaccine regimen being studied in a high-incidence population of young women in sub-Saharan Africa found the experimental vaccine did not provide sufficient protection against HIV infection.
31-Aug-2021 8:20 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Persistent COVID-19 Infections in Immunocompromised People May Give Rise to Variants of Concern

In an article in the New England Journal of Medicine, scientists from Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Medicine, the U.S. Military HIV Research Program and the Institute for Global Health and Infectious...
5-Aug-2021 8:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

One in Four Cancer Patients Lack Sufficient Immunity Against Measles and Mumps, Study Finds

One in four cancer patients lack sufficient immunity against measles and mumps, study finds
28-Jul-2021 12:15 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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