Article about reducing inflammation mentions a Fred Hutch study that found when overweight/obese women dropped at least 5 percent of their body weight, they had measurable declines in markers of inflammation
Quotes Dr. Stephen Friend of Sage Bionetworks, which is based at Fred Hutch, about studying DNA from healthy people with genetic mutations that normally would make them sick. The article also links to a recent TED talk Friend gave about the project.
Article about Johns Hopkins scientist Robert Siliciano's take on a potential HIV cure via marrow transplantation mentions his visit to Fred Hutch, where researchers are studying gene therapy as a potential cure for the disease
Article about careers in emerging areas of cancer research mentions immunotherapy and Juno Therapeutics Inc., a spin-off of Fred Hutch, Memorial Sloan-Kettering and Seattle Children's Research Institute
Article about pregnancy-related obesity mentions a Fred Hutch study that found women who followed a low-cal diet and did 45 minutes of moderate to vigorous exercise five days a week were able to lose roughly 20 pounds
Article about molecular signals that guide embryo development quotes Drs. Olga Klezovitch and Valeri Vasioukhin of the Human Biology Division, who authored a commentary about a paper published in Development Cell
President and Director Dr. Larry Corey, Dr. Kiran Dhillon of the Human Biology Division and former Fred Hutch lab technician Kanan Lathia were interviewed for a segment in a series called “The Big Reset: How the Puget Sound Region Has Emerged From the Recession”
Video interview with Dr. Jeffrey Bland, president of the Personalized Lifestyle Medicine Institute, and Dr. Deanna Minich, vice president of the institute, about a recent Fred Hutch study that found an association between a high level of omega-3 fatty acids and prostate cancer risk
GMA host Robin Roberts, a breast cancer and MDS survivor who recently underwent a stem cell transplant, presents her doctor with the inaugural Dr. E. Donnall Thomas Award at The Bone Marrow Foundation gala in New York City. Thomas, “the father of bone marrow transplantation,” pioneered the procedure at Fred Hutch.
Story about actress Angelina Jolie’s decision to have her breasts and ovaries removed as a preventive measure includes interviews with Fred Hutch researcher Dr. Bonnie McGregor and SCCA physician Dr. Elizabeth Swisher
Story about Seattle Cancer Care Alliance study of how it implemented its Death with Dignity program includes video interview with Dr. Linda Ganzini, the country’s foremost expert on death with dignity programs.
Story about Seattle Cancer Care Alliance study of its implementation of Washington’s Death with Dignity law includes interviews with study author Dr. Elizabeth Loggers and the partner of an SCCA patient who participated in the SCCA Death with Dignity program
Podcast produced by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services interviewed Dr. Janet Stanford about her study that found an association between regular consumption of deep-fried food and an increased risk of prostate cancer
Article about plans to replace the outdated lymphoma clinic at the Uganda Cancer Institute with a new facility as part of a collaboration between Fred Hutch and UCI to study and treat infectious disease-related cancers and train the next generation of cancer specialists in Uganda
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