Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center has announced the 2018 recipients of the annual Harold M. Weintraub Graduate Student Award, which recognizes outstanding achievement in graduate studies in the biological sciences.
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Basic Science researchers produce new insights on the basic biology of life processes and cancer development that leads to discoveries and better therapeutic interventions.
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Basic scientists answer fundamental biological questions and produce new insights on the basic biology of life processes and cancer development. Our faculty include structural, genetic, molecular, cellular, developmental and evolutionary biology investigators working in diverse areas related to all aspects of biology.
Basic science discoveries are the foundation for understanding the causes of and developing the treatments for human disease. Our varied research interests have led to a number of significant discoveries.
We are seeking outstanding scientists interested in conducting cutting-edge research into fundamental biological questions. We also sponsor talented graduate students or recent graduates.