Olson Lab In the News

Lighting Up Cancer | Doctor using scorpion venom as cancer treatment
News3LV, May 2, 2017

Surgeons Using Scorpion Venom to Illuminate Brain Tumors
Healthline News, May 2, 2017

How Scorpion Venom Is Helping Doctors Treat Cancer
Smithsonian, October 19, 2016

Tumor Paint Brings Light to Toddler’s Brain Tumor
On the Pulse, September 22, 2016 

Tumor Paint makes surgery safer for kids with cancer
KING 5, September 28, 2016

Strange breakthrough at Seattle Children’s is life-altering for young boy
KIRO Radio Host, September 6, 2016

Fred Hutch doctor revolutionizing cancer treatment with 'Tumor Paint'
KIRO-TV, March 25, 2016

How to light up a tumour
The Guardian, September 10, 2015

Tumour Paint: the art of science
What a Year!, September 03, 2015

Dye based on scorpion venom will light up brain cancer in kids 
Seattle Times, June 03, 2015

Doctors test Tumor Paint in people
NPR, April 08, 2015

One doctor makes the case For human trials
KUOW, September 04, 2014

Jim Olson (Fred Hutch / UW / Seattle Children's Hospital) LSINW 2014 interview
WBBA-TV, July 22, 2014

Scorpion venom, crowdfunding is the lifeblood of Project Violet's cancer research
My Northwest, July 14, 2014

Beating brain tumours with a scorpion sting paint
BBC, June 05, 2014

A molecule to paint cancer
Wall Street Journal, May 09, 2014

Finding research in Seattle
Team G Foundation, March 19, 2014

Inventing Tumor Paint: Tapping into nature’s DNA
SXSW, March 11, 2014

Next generation: Seeing brain tumors
The Scientist, Feburary 27, 2014

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