Therapeutic Cloning Treats Parkinson's Disease in Mice
Research led by investigators at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center has shown that therapeutic cloning, also known as somatic-cell nuclear transfer (SCNT), can be used to treat Parkinson’s disease in mice.
Sunday, March 23, 2008
Researchers Identify New Genetic Marker for Breast Cancer
An international group of investigators led by scientists at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and the National Cancer Institute has identified a new genetic marker of risk for breast cancer. Women with this DNA variation are at a 1.4 times greater risk of developing breast cancer compared to those without the variation.
Monday, March 3, 2008
Johanna Joyce Named to Geoffrey Beene Chair
Johanna Joyce, of the Sloan-Kettering Institute’s Cancer Biology and Genetics Program, has been named the first incumbent of a Geoffrey Beene Junior Faculty Chair.
Friday, April 20, 2007