961 News Items found

Panel Reasserts Mammogram Advice That Triggered Breast Cancer Debate

Medical oncologist Clifford Hudis discusses the United States Preventive Services Task Force's updated breast cancer screening guidelines. ...

  • Monday, January 11, 2016
  • The New York Times

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