Developmental biologist Maria Jasin studies homologous recombination, which is important in DNA repair and can lead to cancer when it malfunctions.
Charles L. Sawyers, Chair of the Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program, is a co-recipient of the 2011 Stanley J. Korsmeyer Award from the American Society for Clinical Investigation.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering researchers helped to identify a key insight into what first goes wrong in the development of many leukemias.
The Gerstner Sloan-Kettering Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) will welcome 25 students to this year’s ten-week program.
Fourth-year student Yvonne Gruber was awarded a $10,000 melanoma research grant by the Joanna M. Nicolay Melanoma Foundation.
Second-year student Justine Miller has received a 2011 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program Fellowship.
More than 500 high school students and their teachers filled the Rockefeller Research Laboratories to learn about recent discoveries.
Sloan-Kettering Institute Director Thomas J. Kelly is the co-recipient of the 2010 Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize from Columbia University.
An interdisciplinary team from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center has shown how antibiotics can disrupt the normal, healthy balance of microorganisms in the gastrointestinal tract.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center researchers have published new findings that may help explain why brain tumors called glioblastomas are so resistant to treatment.