1013 News Items found

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

Gene Sequencing: A New Facet of Family Medical Discussions

Genetic counselor Margaret Sheen was interviewed about genetic counseling at Memorial Sloan Kettering. ...

  • Sunday, September 27, 2015
  • The Wall Street Journal

New Drugs Prove More Effective in Treatment of Kidney Cancer, Studies Find

Medical oncologist Robert Motzer was interviewed about his research published in the New England Journal of Medicine that found two new drug...

  • Saturday, September 26, 2015
  • The New York Times

Novel Plan to Curb Drug Costs Seeks Candidates' Attention

Epidemiologist Peter Bach was interviewed about curbing drug costs in the Associated Press. ...

  • Saturday, September 19, 2015
  • Associated Press

Cancer Remains Leading Cause of Death Among U.S. Hispanics

Internal medicine physician Abraham Aragones discusses how cancer remains the leading cause of death among Hispanics in the United States. ...

  • Wednesday, September 16, 2015
  • Reuters

Hispanics May Think They Can't Get Skin Cancer, But They're Wrong

Clinical health psychologist Jennifer Hay was interviewed about how Hispanic Americans are more likely than other Americans to be diagnosed with ...

  • Sunday, September 13, 2015

Treating Cancer Differently in Older Patients

Medical oncologist Stuart Lichtman was interviewed about treating the elderly cancer patient. ...

  • Friday, September 11, 2015
  • U.S News & World