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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Metastatic breast cancer discoveryfrom the tumor and then goes through the bloodstream through some process," sai
Metastatic breast cancer discovery
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
from the tumor and then goes through the bloodstream through some process," said Dr. Kevin Cheung, an oncologist at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle, Washington. But upon further analysis, Cheung and his team discovered... Read more
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American Cancer Society
Keytruda (Pembrolizumab) Shows Promise for Advanced Merkel Cell Carcinoma2016 in The New England Journal of Medicine. First author Paul T. Nghiem, MD, P
Keytruda (Pembrolizumab) Shows Promise for Advanced Merkel Cell Carcinoma
American Cancer Society / Posted 2 days ago
2016 in The New England Journal of Medicine. First author Paul T. Nghiem, MD, PhD, University of Washington Medical Center, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle. ACS News Center stories are provided as a source of cancer-related news and... Read more
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The Columbian
Immunotherapy shows promise for leukemia patientsthanks to a new twist on cancer immunotherapy, according to a highly anticipate
Immunotherapy shows promise for leukemia patients
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
thanks to a new twist on cancer immunotherapy, according to a highly anticipated study from scientists at Seattle’s Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Experts at Fred Hutchinson refined an experimental technique that genetically... Read more
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Business Wire
Atreca Expands Leadership Team, Appoints Accomplished Cancer Immunotherapy Researcher and Drug Developer Norman M. Greenberg, Ph.D., as Chief Scientific Officerand prostate cancers. Before joining industry, Dr. Greenberg was a Full Member
Atreca Expands Leadership Team, Appoints Accomplished Cancer Immunotherapy Researcher and Drug Developer Norman M. Greenberg, Ph.D., as Chief Scientific Officer
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
and prostate cancers. Before joining industry, Dr. Greenberg was a Full Member in the Clinical Research Division at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, where his team investigated the molecular mechanisms of tumor initiation,... Read more
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Newsmax
Immunotherapy Puts 93 Percent of Advanced Leukemia Patients in Remissionof therapy went into admission after their T-cells were genetically engineered
Immunotherapy Puts 93 Percent of Advanced Leukemia Patients in Remission
Newsmax / Posted 5 days ago
of therapy went into admission after their T-cells were genetically engineered to fight their cancers. Researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center worked with the University of Washington Cancer Consortium to enroll patients with... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Experimental therapy has over 90% remission rate for advanced leukemia patientsto say that we get over 90 percent remissions, but there's so much more work to
Experimental therapy has over 90% remission rate for advanced leukemia patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
to say that we get over 90 percent remissions, but there's so much more work to do make sure they're durable remissions, to work out who's going to benefit the most, and extend this work to other diseases." Fred Hutchinson Cancer Researc... Read more
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FOX News
Is sleeping in your bra bad for your health?an increased risk of breast cancer. Like we said, there’s nothing to back that
Is sleeping in your bra bad for your health?
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
an increased risk of breast cancer. Like we said, there’s nothing to back that up. In fact, a 2014 case study done at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle found that no aspect of bra-wearing (including cup size, frequency of wear,... Read more
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International Business Times
Immunotherapy: Leukaemia clinical trial sees 93% remission rate in advanced cancer patients from early-phase trials. That's why these response rates are so extraordinary,"
Immunotherapy: Leukaemia clinical trial sees 93% remission rate in advanced cancer patients
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
from early-phase trials. That's why these response rates are so extraordinary," said senior author Dr. David Maloney of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, who led the research. CD19 antigen The experimental treatment was only tested on... Read more
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The Seattle Times
New twist on T-cell therapy puts leukemia patients in remissionthanks to a new twist on cancer immunotherapy, according to a highly anticipate
New twist on T-cell therapy puts leukemia patients in remission
The Seattle Times / Posted 9 days ago
thanks to a new twist on cancer immunotherapy, according to a highly anticipated study from scientists at Seattle’s Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Fred Hutch experts refined an experimental technique that genetically modifies... Read more
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The Columbian
More cancers falling to immunotherapyhave implications that go far beyond a rare cancer” like Merkel cell carcinoma,
More cancers falling to immunotherapy
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
have implications that go far beyond a rare cancer” like Merkel cell carcinoma, said Paul Ngheim, an investigator with the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle who led that study. The new data, plus research released Sunday that... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
Local union urges lawmakers to change smoking lawsbanned on campus, tobacco use has been an area of concern for university health
Local union urges lawmakers to change smoking laws
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted 10 days ago
banned on campus, tobacco use has been an area of concern for university health officials for years. In 2003, the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center approached the Health Center with the intention of increasing tobacco control on... Read more
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Newsmax
Alcohol, Processed Meats Boost Stomach Cancerof a single study as proof. You like to see patterns," said study co-author Dr.
Alcohol, Processed Meats Boost Stomach Cancer
Newsmax / Posted 13 days ago
of a single study as proof. You like to see patterns," said study co-author Dr. Anne McTiernan, an epidemiologist with the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle. "By combining all this evidence, you're able to really see what these... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Reward for quickly racing up the Space Needle’s 832 steps? Walking on the outside of the halo…-- Fourteen 'lucky' people walked outside on the Space Needle's outer halo Thur
Reward for quickly racing up the Space Needle’s 832 steps? Walking on the outside of the halo…
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 13 days ago
-- Fourteen 'lucky' people walked outside on the Space Needle's outer halo Thursday to raise money for a good cause -- the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. "Base 2 Space" is a cancer fundraiser where people race up the Space Needle's 98... Read more
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The Atlantic
Can the Cancer 'Moonshot' Succeed?Bhatia are part of the Cancer Immunotherapy Trials Network, or CITN. Funded by
Can the Cancer 'Moonshot' Succeed?
The Atlantic / Posted 14 days ago
Bhatia are part of the Cancer Immunotherapy Trials Network, or CITN. Funded by the National Cancer Institute and Seattle’s Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (known as the “Hutch”), the CITN coordinates the work of academic-researcher hotshots... Read more
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SiliconIndia
American Scientist Engineers T-Cells To Treat Pancreatic Cancerwalls U.S.ing immunotherapy. Dr Sunil Hingorani, member of the clinical resear
American Scientist Engineers T-Cells To Treat Pancreatic Cancer
SiliconIndia / Posted 14 days ago
walls U.S.ing immunotherapy. Dr Sunil Hingorani, member of the clinical research and public health sciences divisions at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and colleagues created T-cells with a high affinity to a relatively tumour-specific... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
KEYNOTE-001 findings add support to pembrolizumab for advanced melanomaadverse events in 9% of patients. In an accompanying editorial, Shailender Bha
KEYNOTE-001 findings add support to pembrolizumab for advanced melanoma
News-Medical-Net / Posted 14 days ago
adverse events in 9% of patients. In an accompanying editorial, Shailender Bhatia and John Thompson, from Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle, Washington, USA, write: "Approximately 50% of all patients were alive at... Read more
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The Signal
Santa Clarita Valley father, son team join The Climb to Fight Cancerfor the cause,” he added. Each donation made toward the Wisemans’ climb fund —
Santa Clarita Valley father, son team join The Climb to Fight Cancer
The Signal / Posted 14 days ago
for the cause,” he added. Each donation made toward the Wisemans’ climb fund — or any other climber — goes directly to the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. So far, more than $7.6 million has been raised since 1997 with the help of the... Read more
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Business Wire
Juno’s Investigational CAR T Cell Product Candidates JCAR018 and JTCR016 Demonstrate Encouraging Clinical Responses in Patients with B-Cell and Mesothelioma Cancersan oral presentation on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, Phil Greenberg, M.D., Head o
Juno’s Investigational CAR T Cell Product Candidates JCAR018 and JTCR016 Demonstrate Encouraging Clinical Responses in Patients with B-Cell and Mesothelioma Cancers
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
an oral presentation on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, Phil Greenberg, M.D., Head of Program in Immunology at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and Professor, Medicine/Oncology and Immunology, University of Washington, presented... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Immunotherapy found effective against longer list of cancershave implications that go far beyond a rare cancer" like Merkel cell carcinoma,
Immunotherapy found effective against longer list of cancers
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
have implications that go far beyond a rare cancer" like Merkel cell carcinoma, said Paul Ngheim, an investigator with the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle who led that study.The new data, plus research released Sunday that showed... Read more
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New Kerala
American scientist engineers T-cells to treat pancreatic cancer - newkerala.com #51525walls using immunotherapy. Dr Sunil Hingorani, member of the clinical research
American scientist engineers T-cells to treat pancreatic cancer - newkerala.com #51525
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
walls using immunotherapy. Dr Sunil Hingorani, member of the clinical research and public health sciences divisions at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and colleagues created T-cells with a high affinity to a relatively tumour-specific... Read more
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Senior Journal
Low fat diet helps senior women avoid deadly breast cancersaward for their work on breast cancer prevention. Other institutions and resea
Low fat diet helps senior women avoid deadly breast cancers
Senior Journal / Posted 19 days ago
award for their work on breast cancer prevention. Other institutions and researchers participating in the study were: (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, the WHI Clinical Coordinating Center, Seattle, WA) Aaron A. Aragaki, Garnet L.... Read more
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American Cancer Society
Study: Chemo for Childhood Cancer Affects Male Survivors’ Fertility More Than Females’problem is to lower the intensity of radiation treatments, and rely more on che
Study: Chemo for Childhood Cancer Affects Male Survivors’ Fertility More Than Females’
American Cancer Society / Posted 19 days ago
problem is to lower the intensity of radiation treatments, and rely more on chemotherapy instead. Researchers from the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle and colleagues set out to study how much newer chemotherapy drugs affects... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
SDOT: South Lake Union corner 'a pinch point'into those lanes. The "pinch point" is also at the corner where Google now pla
SDOT: South Lake Union corner 'a pinch point'
KING5 Seattle / Posted 21 days ago
into those lanes. The "pinch point" is also at the corner where Google now plans to build their Seattle office, and where Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center plans to expand. Kubly says he's now directed staff to find a solution and that... Read more
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Business Wire
Celgene and Juno Announce Celgene Exercised Option to Develop and Commercialize CD19-directed Product CandidatesJuno brings together innovative technologies from some of the world's leading r
Celgene and Juno Announce Celgene Exercised Option to Develop and Commercialize CD19-directed Product Candidates
Business Wire / Posted 24 days ago
Juno brings together innovative technologies from some of the world's leading research institutions, including the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Seattle Children's Research Institute, and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Tackling the financial toll of cancer, one patient at a timetypically like to deal with," said Scott Ramsey, director of the Hutchinson Ins
Tackling the financial toll of cancer, one patient at a time
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
typically like to deal with," said Scott Ramsey, director of the Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle. "But someone needs to step in, assess patients' financial risks and do... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle visit sparks effort to snuff China’s smoking habit — with an appwith little expectation of serious impact. But a short conversation between Pe
Seattle visit sparks effort to snuff China’s smoking habit — with an app
The Seattle Times / Posted 25 days ago
with little expectation of serious impact. But a short conversation between Peng and a leading scientist at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center may one day lead to changes in health and culture in the nation at the center of the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Better treatment for breast cancer hasn't boosted the benefit of mammograms, study saysthe effectiveness of treatment. To understand the nature of that link, the team
Better treatment for breast cancer hasn't boosted the benefit of mammograms, study says
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
the effectiveness of treatment. To understand the nature of that link, the team from the University of Washington and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle created a series of virtual clinical trials. Each of these trials examined... Read more

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