990 News Items found

Is It Possible to Have Too Much Info About Breast Cancer?

Cancer geneticist Kenneth Offit discusses genetic testing and understanding cancer risk in Allure Magazine. ...

  • Friday, October 16, 2015
  • Allure Magazine

Should We Bank Our Own Stool?

Physician-scientist Eric Pamer discussed fecal transplants and their efficacy in The New York Times....

  • Sunday, October 11, 2015
  • The New York Times

U.S. Cancer Doctors Drop Pricey Drugs with Little or No Effect

Epidemiologist Peter Bach and medical oncologist Leonard Saltz discuss the price of cancer drugs. ...

  • Thursday, October 8, 2015
  • Reuters

Three Newly Appointed MacArthur 'Geniuses'

Developmental biologist Lorenz Studer was interviewed on his research which could provide treatment for Parkinson’s disease....

  • Thursday, October 8, 2015
  • W-NYC The Leonard Lopate Show

Ask a MacArthur Genius: Can Transplanted Brain Cells Cure Parkinson’s?

Developmental biologist Lorenz Studer discusses Parkinson’s disease....

  • Monday, October 5, 2015
  • Washington Post

FDA Approves Bristol-Myers’s Yervoy, Opdivo for Treatment of Melanoma

Immunologist Jedd Wolchok was interviewed about the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approving the first therapy combining two cutting-edge...

  • Friday, October 2, 2015
  • The Wall Street Journal

Cancer Immunotherapy: The Cutting Edge Gets Sharper

Immunologist Jedd Wolchok was interviewed about why some patients respond better to immunotherapies and why others do not.    ...

  • Thursday, October 1, 2015
  • Scientific American

Is Profit or Innovation Driving the Rising Costs of Drugs?

Epidemiologist Peter Bach discusses what is behind the drug price mayhem and what could be done to stem the rise on PBS NewsHour. ...

  • Tuesday, September 29, 2015
  • PBS NewsHour

New York Leads the Pack in ‘Geniuses’ as MacArthur Foundation Reveals this Year’s Grant Winners

Developmental biologist Lorenz Studer is one of twenty-four people from the arts and sciences that have won this year’s “genius grant”...

  • Tuesday, September 29, 2015
  • New York Daily News

Big Change Ahead for Early Breast Cancer Treatment?

Medical oncologist Clifford Hudis discusses a new study that shows the value of a gene-activity test to gauge each patient's risk. ...

  • Monday, September 28, 2015
  • Associated Press