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2014

In NEJM, Clues to Which Melanomas Respond to Immunotherapy

Immunologist Jedd Wolchok and Radiation oncologist Timothy Chan discuss their research published in the New England Journal of Medicine.

November 21, 2014
Uterine Leiomyosarcoma: Rare Tumor in Clinical Trials

Medical oncologist Martee Hensley discussed the lack of presurgical modalities to differentiate benign uterine fibroids from malignancy, the controversy over morcellation, the deficiencies of current staging systems, and the challenges and initiatives undertaken to manage uterine leiomyosarcoma in Medscape.

November 20, 2014
Scientists Close in on Non-Addictive Opioid Painkillers

Pharmacologist Gavril Pasternak discusses opioid painkillers in USA Today.

November 18, 2014
DNA Tape Recorder

Stem cell biologist Danwei Huangfu discusses a system that edits DNA in response to chemical stimuli or light, allowing bacteria to record environmental events in their genetic material.

November 14, 2014
Understanding Blood Cancers

Physician-scientist Marcel R.M. van den Brink discusses blood cancers in U.S. News & World Report.

November 13, 2014
The Burden Of Colon Cancer Shifts From Rich To Poor

Biostatistician Ann Zauber discusses how the trend in people diagnosed with colorectal cancer has shifted.

November 12, 2014
Genetically Modified Cells Learn to Fight Mesothelioma

Thoracic surgeon Prasad Adusumilli discusses his work with T cells in fighting mesothelioma.

November 6, 2014
CBS 2 News Sunday

Surgeon Garrett Nash was interviewed at the start of the TCS NYC Marathon about running for Fred’s Team.

November 2, 2014
ESMO: Cancer Immunotherapy on the Road

Immunologist Jedd Wolchok discusses immunotherapy in Drug Discovery & Development.

October 30, 2014
PIX11 Cares: Breast Cancer Awareness Month News Special

Medical oncologist Clifford Hudis discusses breast cancer prevention and risk-reduction strategies for the “Breast Cancer Awareness Month News Special” on PIX11.

October 30, 2014
Harmless Bacterium Edges Out Intestinal Germ

Infectious disease physician Eric Pamer discusses his research published in Nature.

October 28, 2014
This Week with George Stephanopoulos

Medical oncologist Larry Norton was interviewed about early detection and prevention of breast cancer.

October 28, 2014
One Day in Medicine

Medical oncologist Nancy Mills is profiled in Westchester Magazine.

October 28, 2014
Obesity Linked to Worst Outcomes in Children With ALL

Director of Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Adult Long-Term Follow-Up Program Kevin Oeffinger discusses how obese children with B-cell acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL) have significantly worse outcomes following chemotherapy compared with their lean counterparts.

October 27, 2014
T-Cell Therapy Puts Leukemia Patients in Extended Remission

Cell researcher Michel Sadelain discusses experimental leukemia treatment therapies in The New York Times.

October 16, 2014
How IBM’s Watson Could be Good for Your Health

Medical oncologist José Baselga commented on MSKCC’s collaboration with IBM Watson.

October 16, 2014
Lab-Made Blood Cells Hunt Cancer, Leading to Remissions

Cell researcher Michel Sadelain discusses the progress being made in cancer treatment with immunotherapy that uses engineered T cells.

October 15, 2014
CT Hospitals Tie Their Wagons to Big-Name Cancer Centers

Deputy Physician-in-Chief of Regional Care Networks, Richard Barakat, discusses the MSK Cancer Alliance with Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute (HHCCI).

October 13, 2014