857 News Items found

Illumina Creating Company to Develop Early-Stage Cancer Detection Test

Medical oncologist José Baselga was interviewed about a potential blood test that can detect cancer. ...

  • Sunday, January 10, 2016
  • The New York Times

US Cancer Deaths Plummet 23 Percent Since 1991 – But Not All Are Benefiting Equally

Endocrinologist R. Michael Tuttle discussed the American Cancer Society's progress report with The Guardian. ...

  • Thursday, January 7, 2016
  • The Guardian

Skyrocketing Drug Prices Leave Cures Out of Reach for Some Patients

Medical oncologist Leonard Saltz discusses rising drug costs in USA Today. ...

  • Wednesday, January 6, 2016
  • USA Today

Some Women Face Geographic Barriers to Breast Reconstruction

Plastic surgeon Evan Matros discusses his new study that found that long distances to treatment centers are a significant obstacle for some women seek...

  • Wednesday, January 6, 2016
  • HealthDay News

Training The Immune System To Fight Cancer Has 19th-Century Roots

Immunologist Jedd Wolchok was interviewed about immunotherapy for a special NPR "Morning Edition" segment. ...

  • Monday, December 28, 2015
  • NPR Morning Edition

A Surgery Center That Doubles as an Idea Lab

Director of Memorial Sloan Kettering's Josie Robertson Surgery Center, Brett Simon, was interviewed about the new facility in The New York Times....

  • Saturday, December 26, 2015
  • The New York Times

Americans Started to Really Pay Attention to Drug Price Hikes in 2015

Epidemiologist Peter Bach discusses rising drug prices with Vice News.  ...

  • Friday, December 25, 2015
  • Vice News

Brain Cancers Reveal Novel Genetic Disruption in DNA

Physician-scientist Ingo Mellinghoff discusses a new study that found that a merging of genetic neighborhoods in brain cells caused them to become can...

  • Wednesday, December 23, 2015
  • The New York Times

Cancer Thrives by Mutating. But Sometimes, a Mutation Leaves it Vulnerable

Medical oncologist Greg Riley discusses a case study that was published in The New England Journal of Medicine with STAT News. ...

  • Wednesday, December 23, 2015
  • STAT News

New Diagnostic Tools for Prostate Cancer

Surgeon James Eastham discusses the efficacy of PSA testing in The New York Times. ...

  • Monday, December 21, 2015
  • The New York Times