857 News Items found

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

Solving The Problem Of Too Much Cancer Data

Hematologic oncologist Charles Sawyers discussed a new project called GENIE – short for Genomics, Evidence, Neoplasia, Information, Exchange in...

  • Tuesday, November 10, 2015
  • Forbes

Driving CARs: As 'Living Drugs', T Cell Therapies Face Dose Standardization Woes

Immunologist Michel Sadelain discusses advances in CAR-T therapy in Nature. ...

  • Thursday, November 5, 2015
  • Nature