971 News Items found

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

Novo Nordisk, IBM Watson Health to Create ‘Virtual Doctor’

The IBM computer system known as Watson analyzes health data to help patients manage their disease. MSK's collaboration with IBM Watson is mentioned.&...

  • Thursday, December 10, 2015
  • The Wall Street Journal

Harnessing The Immune System To Fight Cancer: 'Now We Can Offer Hope'

Immunologist Jedd Wolchok discussed immunotherapy at the Forbes Healthcare Summit. ...

  • Friday, December 4, 2015
  • Forbes

Reinventing Cancer Surgery—By Designing A Better Hospital Experience

Brett Simon, Director of Memorial Sloan Kettering's Josie Robertson Surgery Center, was interviewed about the new facility in Fast Company.&...

  • Thursday, December 3, 2015
  • Fast Company

Could Microbial Therapy Boost Cancer Immunotherapy?

Immunologist Jedd Wolchok discussed how immunotherapies known as checkpoint blockades are rapidly changing standard treatment and outcomes for patient...

  • Friday, November 27, 2015
  • Science