Pictured: Emily Dodd
Slide Show
By Celia Gittelson, BA  |  Wednesday, November 6, 2013

On November 3, 875 Fred’s Team members — the largest team ever — ran the ING New York City Marathon. To date, Fred’s Team participants have raised more than $4.1 million in 2013 for Memorial Sloan Kettering.

Fundraising
Pictured: Craig Thompson
Event
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Monday, November 4, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering’s annual seminar exposes high school students and their teachers to cutting-edge scientific research.

Pictured: Clifford Hudis
Video
By Memorial Sloan Kettering  |  Friday, November 1, 2013

Medical oncologist Clifford Hudis says advances in immunology and molecular biology are leading to remarkable successes in cancer treatment.

Pictured: Pierce McManus
Patient Story
By Andrea Peirce, BA, Writer/Editor  |  Thursday, October 31, 2013

His decision to go to Memorial Sloan Kettering taught marathon runner Pierce McManus about the power of a second opinion.

Pictured: Anas Younes, Chief, Lymphoma Service
Profile
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor  |  Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Medical oncologist Anas Younes leads an ambitious effort to find disease biomarkers that could predict which lymphoma patients will benefit from new targeted therapies.

Pictured: Electronic Cigarette
Ask the Expert
By Andrea Peirce, BA, Writer/Editor  |  Monday, October 28, 2013

Jack Burkhalter, assistant director of Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Tobacco Cessation Program, talks about the safety of electronic cigarettes.

Pictured: Laurie Glimcher, Craig Thompson, Marc Tessier-Lavigne & Tadataka Yamada
Announcement
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor  |  Thursday, October 24, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering is joining with two other academic institutions in a pioneering collaboration to speed early-stage drug discoveries into therapies for patients.

Pictured: Michael Zelefsky
In the Clinic
By Esther Napolitano, BS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering offers patients with prostate cancer a comprehensive package of the most advanced radiation therapy approaches that enable more-personalized and effective care.

Pictured: Leonard Saltz & Peter Bach
In the News
By Media Staff  |  Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering experts question the high cost of cancer drugs in a New York Magazine cover story.

Cancer Care
Pictured: Mark Robson
Q&A
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor  |  Monday, October 21, 2013

As genome sequencing of tumors becomes more routine, it increases the odds that additional disease-related mutations may be discovered by accident, a development that raises profound issues.

Pictured: Emily Foley
Profile
By Maureen Salamon, BA, Freelance Writer  |  Friday, October 18, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering cell biologist Emily Foley discusses her research, which is focused on improving the understanding of cell division.

Pictured: Sergio Giralt & Robin Roberts
Event
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor  |  Thursday, October 17, 2013

Robin Roberts celebrated with more than 200 fellow stem cell transplant patients at Memorial Sloan Kettering’s annual Stem Cell Transplant Survivors Celebration.

Mouse glioblastoma tumor with phagocytic macrophages
In the Lab
By Eva Kiesler, PhD, Science Writer/Editor  |  Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering researchers say a drug that acts on noncancerous, tumor-infiltrating cells might provide a new treatment option for the most common and aggressive type of brain cancer.

Pictured: James E. Rothman, Thomas C. Südhof & Randy W. Schekman
Honor
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Monday, October 14, 2013

James Rothman, who receives this year’s Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine together with Randy Schekman and Thomas Südhof, conducted more than a decade of his seminal research at Memorial Sloan Kettering.

Pictured: Lee Krug
Cancer Guide
By Andrea Peirce, BA, Writer/Editor  |  Friday, October 11, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering is recognized worldwide for its treatment of pleural and peritoneal mesothelioma.

Center News

Stay Informed

Get the latest information about cancer care and research every month.