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CARE Announces Grant Awards to Recruit Researchers to Washington

The Andy Hill Cancer Research Endowment (CARE), a public-private partnership that supports cancer research in Washington, announced today its fourth round of grant awards totaling $1 million to leading research scientists with the aim of advancing cancer research in the state.

Individual grants of $500,000 were awarded to two new CARE Fund Distinguished Researchers, who were recruited by the Institute for Systems Biology and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. Awardees include: Dr. Wei Wei an established scientist of high regard whose research holds high potential for strong workforce development opportunities and biotech advancements in Washington; and Dr. Lucas Sullivan, whose innovative research into the role of amino acid metabolism in cancer biology is of high significance. For more information, visit CARE’s grant awardees page.

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ImpactPeter Choi
2017–2018 CARE Fund Annual Report

The Andy Hill CARE Fund is pleased to share its Annual Report highlighting the key start-up activities, immediate impacts, and the first two cohorts of Distinguished Researchers grant award recipients. The report covers the period from July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018 and outlines the Fund’s continuing investment strategy in two funding areas, recruiting distinguished cancer researchers to Washington and supporting breakthrough cancer research.

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ImpactPeter Choi
Washington’s Cancer Research Endowment Fund (CARE) Awards $1.5 Million to Recruit World-Class Researchers to State

The Andy Hill Cancer Research Endowment (CARE), a public-private partnership that supports cancer research in Washington, announced today its second round of grant awards totaling $1.5 million to leading research scientists with the aim of advancing cancer research in the state. Individual grants of $500,000 were awarded to three new CARE Fund Distinguished Researchers.

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ImpactKiana McKenna
Andy Hill CARE Impact Report -- 2018

The Andy Hill CARE Fund is pleased to share its Impact Report, highlighting the key start-up activities and immediate impacts of the CARE Fund through 2017, including the impressive first cohort of Distinguished Researcher grant award recipients. The report also outlines the CARE Fund’s continuing investment strategy in two funding areas, Distinguished Researcher recruitment and Breakthrough Research funding, and operating plan.

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ImpactPeter Choi