In recognition of Dr. Gregg Schimmel’s support of hundreds of Merkel cell patients around the country, the Dr. Gregg Schimmel Fund for Merkel Cell Carcinoma Research Fellows has been established. To learn more about Gregg and make a donation, please visit: supportuwmedicine.org/gregg-schimmel
Read on how a new technology solved a mystery and honors Greg’s legacy at: http://www.fredhutch.org/en/news/center-news/2018/09/merkel-cell-carcinoma-t-cell-escape.html
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September 13, 2023
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