NCI.800px-Tissue_culture_vials_nci-vol-2142-300From Frederick “Fritz” Freudenberger, media relations intern at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, comes news of a clinical trial to make umbilical cord blood treatments for leukemia a little easier. The study, Fritz writes, could improve outcomes from stem cell transplants and lower costs. Fritz (@ironandicecream) is a geologist and┬ájournalist who earned a scholarship to NSWA’s spring workshop, Compelling Science Storytelling @scistories17 image: National Cancer Institute