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Pictured: Robert Downey
Meet Thoracic Surgeon Robert Downey

Thoracic surgeon Robert Downey talks about the quality of the multidisciplinary care at Memorial Sloan Kettering and the experience of following patients for years after helping to cure them.

February 5, 2014
Pictured: Isabelle Rivière, Michel Sadelain & Renier Brentjens
New Biotech Startup Will Pit the Immune System Against Cancer

Memorial Sloan Kettering’s partnership in a pioneering effort to speed the development of cancer immunotherapies drew national headlines.

December 6, 2013
Pictured: Oliver Zivanovic, Garrett Nash & Dennis Chi
Heated Chemotherapy: Using Robust Science to Guide Clinical Decisions

Memorial Sloan Kettering experts are leading investigations of a procedure called hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy, also known as HIPEC.

November 15, 2013
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New Information about Mesothelioma Diagnosis and Treatment at Memorial Sloan Kettering

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

October 11, 2013
Pictured: David Jones & Charles Rudin
New Leaders in Memorial Sloan Kettering Thoracic Surgery and Oncology

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.

September 30, 2013
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Meet Thoracic Surgeon Nabil Rizk

Dr. Rizk discusses how the team of experts expedites treatment for patients, and uses minimally invasive techniques to diagnose and treat thoracic cancers when possible.

May 31, 2013
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Tunneling Nanotubes Connect Cancer Cells

Memorial Sloan Kettering researchers have discovered a way that cancer cells may be able to exchange information by establishing long bridges between cells called tunneling nanotubes.

September 19, 2012
Pictured: Isabelle Rivière, Michel Sadelain & Renier Brentjens
Cell-Based Therapies Show Promise

Years of innovative research, technology development, and facility expansion at Memorial Sloan Kettering have led to several new experimental treatments for people with cancer.

December 28, 2011