1013 News Items found

Teen Cancer Patients Celebrated at Memorial Sloan Kettering After Graduating from High School

Memorial Sloan Kettering celebrates the high school graduation of current and former pediatric patients. This year, 30 students were ho...

  • Friday, June 12, 2015
  • New York Daily News

Weight Tied to Breast Cancer Risk in Older Women

Medical oncologist Clifford Hudis discusses how obese and postmenopausal may face significantly higher odds for breast cancer compared with slimmer wo...

  • Thursday, June 11, 2015
  • Reuters

Hope for Stricken Boy’s Kin at Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Pediatric oncologist Kim Kramer discusses 8H9, an antibody that is used to fight neuroblastoma.  ...

  • Wednesday, June 10, 2015
  • New York Daily News

An 'Utterly Broken' Drug Market: The High Cost of Surviving Cancer

Epidemiologist Peter Bach discusses cancer drug pricing on NBC’s Nightly News with Lester Holt. ...

  • Thursday, June 4, 2015
  • NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt

MSK West Harrison Nabs LEED Gold Status

Memorial Sloan Kettering’s newest outpatient cancer treatment facility in West Harrison recently earned a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environment...

  • Thursday, June 4, 2015
  • Westchester Magazine

Cancer Trials are Changing. That Could Mean Faster Access to Better Drugs.

Medical oncologists José Baselga and David Hyman discuss basket trials in the Washington Post....

  • Tuesday, June 2, 2015
  • Washington Post

High Price Of Cancer Treatment Drugs Is 'Unsustainable,' Doctor Says

Medical oncologist Leonard Saltz discusses the high price of cancer treatment drugs....

  • Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Doctors Seek Test for Deploying New Life-Extending Cancer Drugs

Immunologist Jedd Wolchok discusses how treating advanced melanoma patients with two new drugs together are more effective than using either drug alon...

  • Monday, June 1, 2015
  • The New York Times

High Prices for Drugs Attacked at Meeting

Medical oncologist Leonard Saltz discussed cancer drug pricing at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting. The Wall Street Journal co...

  • Monday, June 1, 2015
  • The Wall Street Journal

Some Older Breast Cancer Patients May Skip Invasive Biopsy

Breast surgeon Monica Morrow discusses how older women with early-stage breast cancer might be able to skip a lymph node biopsy without changing their...

  • Saturday, May 30, 2015
  • Reuters