1006 News Items found

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

Immunology: Another Shot at Cancer

Medical oncologist Heather McArthur was interviewed by Nature about targeting the immune system to fight breast cancer. ...

  • Thursday, November 19, 2015
  • Nature

Medicine: Eyes on the Target

Medical oncologist Shanu Modi was inteviewed by Nature about antibody-based drugs used in breast cancer. ...

  • Thursday, November 19, 2015
  • Nature

Decline In Prostate Cancer Cases Along With Early Screening Noted, According To Study

Surgeon James Eastham discussed a new prostate cancer screening study in The New York Times. ...

  • Wednesday, November 18, 2015
  • The New York Times

Gene-Editing Technique Treats Baby Girl's Leukemia

Medical oncologist Reiner Brentjens was interviewed by about a new leukemia treatment. ...

  • Tuesday, November 17, 2015
  • NBC