1006 News Items found

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

He Had a 3.5-Pound Tumor and Months to Live. Here’s How He Survived.

Immunologist Jedd Wolchok discusses how immune therapies have quickly become a pillar of cancer treatment. ...

  • Friday, May 29, 2015
  • Washington Post

Pediatric Cancer Patients Get to Celebrate Very Special Prom

Around 100 pediatric cancer patients got to enjoy their own version of prom thrown at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, complete with makeup...

  • Friday, May 29, 2015
  • Fox 5 News at 5:00

Doctors Hail New Front in Fight Against Cancer

Medical oncologist Michael Postow discusses how immunotherapy has quickly become a treatment pillar. ...

  • Thursday, May 28, 2015
  • Financial Times

Roger Daltrey Launches Young Adult Lounge at Memorial Sloan Kettering

Teen Cancer America donated a million dollars for a new lounge for young adults at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. It is to be the...

  • Thursday, May 28, 2015
  • W-NBC News at 4:00

Focal Therapy for Localized Prostate Cancer: Hope or Hype?

Urologist Peter Scardino discusses focal therapy for localized prostate cancer....

  • Wednesday, May 27, 2015
  • MedPage Today

Managing Breast Cancer in 2015: A Conversation with Larry Norton, MD

Medical oncologist Larry Norton discusses the current state of breast cancer research and therapy....

  • Wednesday, May 27, 2015
  • The ASCO Post

Link Found Between Breast-Cancer Genes, Prostate Cancer

Physician scientist Charles Sawyers discusses his research published in Cell which found that mutations in two genes well known for increasing th...

  • Thursday, May 21, 2015
  • The Wall Street Journal