Genetic Causes of Blood Cancers Explored
German-born cancer biologist Hans-Guido Wendel is taking advantage of transformative advances in genomics technology to understand key genetic abnormalities in leukemia and lymphoma.
Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Semanti Mukherjee Successfully Defends Thesis
Semanti Mukherjee successfully defended her thesis in September 2011. Her project focused on the genetic variants that contribute to the predisposition for and etiology of myeloproliferative neoplasms.
Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Frontiers of Science Symposium
Gerstner Sloan Kettering sponsored a daylong symposium for undergraduates and their faculty advisors to meet Gerstner Sloan Kettering leaders and graduate students while enjoying faculty talks, student posters, and a visit to Memorial Sloan Kettering research facilities.
Thursday, October 20, 2011
Eric Alonzo Successfully Defends Thesis
Eric Alonzo successfully defended his thesis in September 2011. He completed his dissertation research in the laboratory of Dr. Derek Sant’Angelo in the Immunology Program.
Saturday, October 15, 2011
Genomic Analysis Provides Clues about Most Common Form of Ovarian Cancer
In a large-scale genomic analysis of the most common and aggressive type of ovarian cancer, researchers from Memorial Sloan Kettering and other centers identified genetic mutations and pathways that set the disease apart from other types of ovarian cancer and other solid tumors.
Tuesday, October 11, 2011