Pictured: Alice Ho
In the Clinic
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor  |  Monday, January 20, 2014

A new approach for treating breast cancer spreads radiation doses over a larger number of beams, providing more thorough coverage.

Ask the Expert
By Andrea Peirce, BA, Writer/Editor  |  Friday, January 17, 2014

Pharmacist and herbalist Simon Yeung gives consumers tips on how to determine whether an herb or dietary supplement contains what’s indicated on the label.

Social Media
By Esther Napolitano, BS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Connections gives patients and caregivers an online meeting place where they can exchange advice, get support, and connect with the Memorial Sloan Kettering community.

Pictured: Mrinal Gounder
Video
By Memorial Sloan Kettering  |  Monday, January 13, 2014

Medical oncologist Mrinal Gounder describes our sophisticated and multidisciplinary approach to care for patients with sarcomas of the soft tissue and bone.

Pictured: Nai-Kong Cheung & Jeremy D
In the Lab
By Jim Stallard, MA, Writer/Editor  |  Thursday, January 9, 2014

Common genetic alterations in neuroblastoma tumors may help doctors predict the likelihood the cancer will spread to the brain.

Pictured: Ethel Law
Profile
By Celia Gittelson, BA  |  Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Advanced practice nurse Ethel Law combines patient care with research into improving patients’ quality of life. Find out more about her.

Pictured: Jedd Wolchok & Alexander Rudensky
Announcement
By Esther Napolitano, BS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Monday, January 6, 2014

Immunologist Alexander Rudensky and medical oncologist and immunologist Jedd Wolchok are investigating innovative ways to use the immune system to fight cancer.

Pictured: Ellin Berman
Video
By Memorial Sloan Kettering  |  Friday, January 3, 2014

Oncologist and hematologist Ellin Berman describes how a team of experts provides a variety of therapeutic options to patients with leukemia, from standard of care treatments to new therapies available in clinical trials.

Pictured: Lara Benusis
Ask the Expert
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Thursday, January 2, 2014

Lara Benusis, head of Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Exercise and Yoga Program, discusses what cancer patients should know about exercise during and after treatment.

Pictured: Anas Younes, Joachim Yahalom & Ahmet Dogan
Video
By Helen Garey, MPH, Freelance Writer  |  Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Lymphoma experts at Memorial Sloan Kettering discuss new directions in the diagnosis and treatment of this type of cancer.

Pictured: Stem cell-derived nerve cells exposed to progerin
In the Lab
By Jennifer Bell, PhD  |  Monday, December 30, 2013

A team of Memorial Sloan Kettering scientists has come up with an approach to make stem-cell-derived neurons rapidly age in a cell culture dish. The breakthrough could transform research into Parkinson’s and other late-onset diseases.

Pictured: Low-dose CT scans
In the Clinic
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Thursday, December 26, 2013

The American Society of Clinical Oncology’s annual report on top clinical cancer advances of the year once again features several studies led by Memorial Sloan Kettering researchers.

Pictured: Ruby
Slide Show
By Memorial Sloan Kettering  |  Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Here we share with you a selection of photos featuring our favorite therapy dogs, Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Caring Canines.

Pictured: T cells
In the News
By Julie Grisham, MS, Science Writer/Editor  |  Monday, December 23, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering researchers have played a major role in cancer immunotherapy research, named “Breakthrough of the Year” by Science magazine.

In Memoriam
By Craig Thompson, MD, President and CEO  |  Friday, December 20, 2013

Memorial Sloan Kettering President and CEO Craig Thompson reflects on the life and career of cancer research pioneer Janet Rowley.

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