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MSK experts are available to comment on research presented at the 2015 annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, including exciting new findings on how immunotherapy is helping patients with many cancers. For more information on MSK’s research at the meeting and to set up interviews or access photos and video, email Caitlin Hool at
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Memorial Sloan Kettering experts are available to comment on the exciting new research presented at the 2015 American Association of Cancer Research annual meeting, including research in immunotherapy in pediatric cancers and melanoma, breast cancer, and many others. For more information and to set up interviews or access photos and video, email Rebecca Williams at
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Memorial Sloan Kettering breast cancer experts are available to comment on breaking news out of this year’s annual meeting set to take place December 9 through 13.
Monday, December 8, 2014
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Researchers from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) have announced results from the first published basket study, a new form of clinical trial design that explores responses to drugs based on the specific mutations in patients’ tumors rather than where their cancer originated.
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) and Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) announced today the beginning of a unique and forward-thinking collaboration aimed at improving patient access to the latest and most effective cancer treatment advances and highest-caliber cancer care.
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
A new lung cancer research center has been created at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK). The Fiona and Stanley Druckenmiller Center for Lung Cancer Research (DCLCR) is a multidisciplinary research initiative dedicated to developing innovative and more-effective treatments for people with lung cancer.
Thursday, July 9, 2015
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The research arm of Memorial Sloan Kettering was established to apply industrial techniques to the study of cancer.
Thursday, August 27, 2015
The wide variety of claims about alternative “cures” for cancer can be quite convincing. Find out what science has to say about these alleged treatments.
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
An international clinical trial demonstrates that a drug focused on a single genetic mutation can be effective across multiple cancer types.
Thursday, August 20, 2015
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Media Coverage

Breast surgeon Monica Morrow discusses new findings in breast cancer in The New York Times
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Breast surgeon Monica Morrow discusses early stage breast cancer on PBS NewsHour
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Medical oncologist David Hyman discusses basket studies on NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
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