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Luis Diaz, MD
Spotlight on Immunotherapy of Mismatch Repair Deficient Tumors
The July 22 MSK Science Spotlight features Luis Diaz, MD, Head of the Division of Solid Tumor Oncology and Grayer Family Chair, presenting his work on ”Immunotherapy of Mismatch Repair Deficient Tumors.”
In the Clinic
Medical oncologist William Tap speaks with a patient.
What’s New in Sarcoma Treatment? MSK Researchers Are Leading Many Innovative Clinical Trials
MSK’s sarcoma team is dedicated to developing new approaches for treating people with this rare cancer.
David Jones
Lung Health in the Time of COVID-19
MSK experts shared their insights on lung cancer, screening and general lung health in an Information Session for patients, caregivers and those at increased risk for the disease.
Charles Sawyers in his lab
A New Approach in Prostate Cancer: Targeting the Cells Surrounding the Tumor
Scientists have found a protein that empowers prostate tumors to resist hormone therapy.
Viviane Tabar, MD
Viviane Tabar, MD, Chair of Neurosurgery, Featured Speaker in Final Installment of Kravis WiSE Symposium Series
The fourth and final Kravis WiSE Symposium lecture will feature Viviane Tabar, MD, Chair, Department of Neurosurgery; Theresa Feng Chair in Neurosurgical Oncology; Member, Cancer Biology and Genetics Program, Sloan Kettering Institute.
American Association for Cancer Research
AACR Virtual Meeting: COVID-19 and Cancer: Physician-in-Chief Lisa DeAngelis Featured on Forum About Getting Patients Back to the Clinic
Physician-in-Chief Lisa M. DeAngelis joins healthcare experts during the AACR Virtual Meeting: COVID-19 and Cancer to discuss how to safely bring patients to the clinic so they can receive vital cancer screenings and care.
In the Lab
Adrienne Boire
Iron Fiends: Cancer Cells in Brain and Spinal Fluid Survive by Monopolizing a Nutrient
Researchers gain insight into leptomeningeal metastasis, a devastating complication of advanced cancer.
Ross Levine
MSK Hematologist: COVID-19 Has Impacted Every Facet of Cancer Medicine and Research
The oncology community has stepped up to meet the challenges of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic but must redouble their efforts in order to stem the potential long-term consequences of this public health crisis on the field.
MSK physician-scientists Michael Glickman and Gil Redelman-Sidi
The ABCs of BCG: Oldest Approved Immunotherapy Gets New Explanation
BCG has been used to treat bladder cancer for more than 30 years. Scientists are still learning how it works.
Jeffrey Drebin
The Crucial Need for Cancer Treatment and Screening During COVID-19
In a recent interview, MSK's Dr. Jeffrey Drebin addressed why it’s important for people to keep up with their routine screenings and not put off cancer treatment or surgery.