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In the Clinic

Light-Activated Drug Destroys Small Prostate Cancers with Fewer Side Effects

A novel treatment for prostate cancer involves a light-sensitive drug that destroys small tumors and the blood vessels that feed them.

A hand holding a thin optical fiber giving off a red light.

In the Clinic

Interventional Radiology at MSK Regional Sites Offers Patients Minimally Invasive Cancer Care Closer to Home

MSK now offers interventional radiology consultations as well as many procedures at three of its outpatient locations.

CT and PET/CT images of needle biopsy

In the Clinic

What’s New in Leiomyosarcoma?

In this Q&A, medical oncologist Martee Hensley discusses the diagnosis and treatment of leiomyosarcoma and other uterine sarcomas.

Leiomyosarcoma expert Martee Hensley

Q&A

At Work: Interventional Radiologist William Alago

Interventional radiologist William Alago discusses minimally invasive procedures, advances in imaging techniques, and the future of his field.

Pictured: William Alago

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At Work: Interventional Radiologist Stephen Solomon

Interventional Radiology Service Chief Stephen Solomon leads a team of physicians who use image guidance to perform minimally invasive procedures for cancer diagnosis and treatment.

Pictured: Stephen Solomon

In the Clinic

Poking Holes in Cancer — One Electric Current at a Time

Irreversible electroporation – a new, minimally invasive treatment that uses electric current to poke tiny holes in cell membranes – is showing promise against hard-to-treat tumors.

Pictured: Stephen Solomon