By Celia Gittelson, BA | Monday, October 7, 2013
Memorial Sloan Kettering psychiatrist Mary Jane Massie talks about how depression may affect patients and the many types of help available.
By Media Staff | Thursday, October 3, 2013
Memorial Sloan Kettering experts comment on the latest findings by the Institute of Medicine about the quality, coordination, and cost of cancer care.
By Eva Kiesler, PhD, Science Writer/Editor | Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Memorial Sloan Kettering researchers have discovered how a common bacterium can evolve to become more mobile and easier to get rid of.
By Celia Gittelson | Monday, September 30, 2013
Thoracic surgeon David Jones and medical oncologist Charles Rudin, internationally recognized leaders in their fields, to head the Thoracic Surgical Service and the Thoracic Oncology Service, respectively.
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor | Friday, September 27, 2013
This year The Society of MSKCC’s Annual Appeal aims to raise funds to support thyroid cancer research.
By Celia Gittelson, BA | Thursday, September 26, 2013
On the occasion of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, pediatric oncologist Paul A. Meyers talks about the evolution of pediatric cancer research and treatment at Memorial Sloan Kettering.
In the Lab
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor | Wednesday, September 25, 2013
A new imaging approach being investigated by Memorial Sloan Kettering researchers could provide better information about a tumor’s molecular activity, allowing for a more accurate diagnosis.
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor | Monday, September 23, 2013
Memorial Sloan Kettering has named three winners of this year’s Paul Marks Prize for Cancer research, an award that recognizes promising young investigators.
By James Eastham, MD and Vincent Laudone, MD
Friday, September 20, 2013
An earlier post about active surveillance as a management strategy for prostate cancer generated an engaged and meaningful discussion on this blog, especially about the risks of “doing nothing.” Here we take a closer look at the concept of risk.
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor | Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Memorial Sloan Kettering physician-scientist Charles Sawyers, who serves as president of the American Association for Cancer Research, highlights findings from the group’s new report.
By Media Staff | Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Hartford Healthcare system in Connecticut has been selected as the first MSK Cancer Alliance member, established to enhance delivery of care, improve patient outcomes, and advance research.
By Esther Napolitano, BS, Science Writer/Editor | Monday, September 16, 2013
Memorial Sloan Kettering experts discuss the impact that cancer and its treatment can have on female fertility, and options for building a family after treatment ends.
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor | Monday, September 16, 2013
In this Q&A, Memorial Sloan Kettering chemist Derek Tan discusses why natural products offer inspiration for the development of new drugs.
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor | Friday, September 13, 2013
Memorial Sloan Kettering specialists provide outstanding care for multiple myeloma and related plasma cell diseases.
In the O.R.
By Media Staff | Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Memorial Sloan Kettering clinicians report on a successful first year of using a new procedure to pinpoint and remove small breast cancers.