Fred Hutch Tip Sheet: New Take on Prostate Cancer Screening; Fruit Fly Obesity; Nanoparticles for Gene Therapy; TCRs for Relapsing Leukemia and More
The October tip sheet from Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center includes story ideas about a new take on prostate cancer screening; fruit fly obesity; nanoparticles for gene therapy; TCRs for relapsing leukemia and more. Each tip links to more...
30-Oct-2017 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and the University of Washington have developed a novel way to genetically engineer T cells that may be effective for treating and preventing leukemia relapse. The findings provide the basis for...
25-Oct-2017 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Two new papers from researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center provide the most comprehensive data yet reported on side effects of the emerging cancer immunotherapy strategy known as CAR T-cell therapy.
9-Oct-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
A new biomedical tool using nanoparticles that deliver transient gene changes to targeted cells could make therapies for a variety of diseases — including cancer, diabetes and HIV — faster and cheaper to develop, and more customizable.
25-Aug-2017 7:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Fred Hutch Tip Sheet: Breast Cancer, Skin Cells as a Cancer Repair Mechanism, HIV Prevention Study, Air Pollution Risk and More
The August tip sheet from Fred Hutch includes stories on breast cancer, skin cells as a cancer repair mechanism, an HIV prevention study, air pollution risk and more -- Here are quick summaries for journalists that offer sources and story ideas from...
24-Aug-2017 7:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center is launching a new integrated research center to prevent and find cures for cancers caused by infectious agents. It will be led by Dr. Denise Galloway, a Fred Hutch microbiologist whose research paved the way...
10-Aug-2017 4:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Quick summaries for journalists that offer sources and story ideas from Fred Hutch. Each links to more detailed information and includes contact information for arranging interviews. Topics include Glioblastoma, tumor microenvironment and more.
28-Jul-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center showed about 70 percent of patients with the most common adult leukemia had their tumors shrink or disappear following an experimental chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell immunotherapy. The...
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18-Oct-2017 6:05 PM EDT
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
Fred Hutch Glioblastoma Experts Available to Discuss Diagnosis, Treatment Options and the Latest Research
20-Jul-2017 5:05 PM EDT
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
15-Jun-2016 6:05 PM EDT
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
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
Experimental HIV Vaccine Regimen to Be Tested in Large-Scale Clinical Trial; Could Lead to First Licensed AIDS Vaccine.
18-May-2016 7:05 PM EDT