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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.
Ashani Weeraratna, PhD
Third Installment of Kravis WiSE Symposium Features Guest Speaker, Ashani Weeraratna, PhD
The July 15 Kravis WiSE Symposium lecture features Ashani Weeraratna, PhD. This is the third Kravis WiSE symposium in a series of four online lectures.
Akiko Iwasaki, PhD
Kravis WiSE Symposium Continues with Guest Speaker, Akiko Iwasaki, PhD
MSK recently announced the inaugural Kravis WiSE symposium, a series of lectures from Kravis WiSE fellowship winners and iconic women in science and medicine. The July 13 lecture features guest speaker, Akiko Iwasaki, PhD
In the Lab
3D illustration of T cells surrounding a cancer cell.
Study Shows How Immune Cells Lose Their Power to Fight Tumors
Researchers discover why cancer immunotherapies often fail to finish the job.