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SKI immunologist Gretchen Diehl
A Delicate Balance: Learning New Ways That Gut Microbes Educate the Immune System
Researchers at the Sloan Kettering Institute have found that gut microbes shape the immune system of mice in an unexpected way.
Marcia Levine
An Unplanned Path to Nursing Leadership at MSK
Marcia Levine didn’t grow up wanting to be a nurse. It’s a career that found her, providing a direction for the desire she always had to help, to fix things, to care for others.
Composite photo of 8 nursing staff members
MSK Nurses Honored with Robbins Family Awards for Nursing Excellence
This year, the Robbins Family Awards for Nursing Excellence at Memorial Sloan Kettering held a deeper significance.
Dermatologist Ashfaq Marghoob
5 Surprising Facts about Melanoma
Expand your knowledge of melanoma with these surprising facts.
Two clinical trials looking at the effects of a ketogenic diet on cancer treatment are in the works, says MSK medical oncologist Vicky Makker (above). Photo from early 2020.
Can a Keto Diet Fight Cancer?
Learn more about how the keto diet may one day be used as a boost to cancer treatment.
Nancy Lee
MSK Radiation Oncologists: More Research Needed to Support Use of Immunotherapy in Locally Advanced Head and Neck Cancer
MSK experts co-authored a piece in Targeted Oncology about the findings from a recent clinical trial.
Memorial Sloan Kettering medical oncologist Alexander Shoushtari
New Drug Shows Promise for Treating Eye Cancer Called Uveal Melanoma
An effective treatment may have emerged for some people with uveal melanoma, a rare cancer that forms in the eye.
Steven Wang with a patient
A Change in How You Can Access Your Medical Information: What You Need to Know about the 21st Century Cures Act
Learn about the 21st Century Cures Act, which set out to improve the way providers share information to coordinate the care of their patients and to improve patients’ access to their own medical information.
Carol Brown
On-the-Air: MSK’s Chief Health Equity Officer Carol Brown Talks with NY1 about Cancer Health Disparities
In honor of Minority Cancer Awareness Month, Dr. Brown shared information about cancer disparities, the importance of cancer screening, and MSK's health equity work.