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It will take an army to kill the emperor

The June issue of Popular Mechanics features a 16-page story on cancer research, featuring the Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy and many Parker affiliated scientists. The section devoted to the Parker Institute includes quotations from CEO and President Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD, and Vice President of Research Fred Ramsdell. Parker center directors and researchers interviewed for the story include Crystal Mackall, MD, of Stanford Medicine, and James Allison, PhD, and Jennifer Wargo, MD, of MD Anderson Cancer Center, whose quotation is featured on the cover. Parker Institute Director Carl June, MD, of the University of Pennsylvania is included in the story as well. Parker staff featured in the magazine photos include Robert Schiemann and Danny Wells of the Parker bioinformatics team.