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Hundreds of People Hit the Gym in Midtown to Spin Against Rare Forms of Cancer

Memorial Sloan Kettering President and CEO Craig Thompson was interviewed about the fundraising event Cycle for Survival that raises money for rare ca...

  • Tuesday, March 4, 2014

A Man's Battle Against Bone Cancer Raises Awareness of Rare Disease

Medical oncologist Richard Carvajal spoke about the importance of fundraising events like Cycle for Survival that raises money for rare cancer researc...

  • Saturday, March 1, 2014

Teen Helped Research Her Own Disease

Pediatric surgeon Michael La Quaglia worked with eighteen-year-old cancer survivor Elana Simon to identify a genetic abnormality that may be a cause o...

  • Friday, February 28, 2014
  • The Wall Street Journal

Whose Gene Is It Anyway? Doctors Face Dilemmas Over Risk Knowledge

Geneticist Mark Robson discussed the pros and cons of genetic testing....

  • Friday, February 28, 2014
  • U.S. News & World Report

Removing Ovaries Cuts Risk of Death in Gene Carriers

Geneticist Noah Kauff commented on a study that suggests that removing the ovaries in young women with BRCA mutations cuts the risk of death, but carr...

  • Monday, February 24, 2014
  • USA Today

Medical Comfort Zone for Some Palm Beachers is Still the North, Despite Strong Local Options

Physician-in-Chief José Baselga commented on why some people travel long distances to seek cancer care at Memorial Sloan Kettering....

  • Sunday, February 23, 2014
  • Palm Beach Daily News

Personalized Cancer Treatment, From Just a Blood Sample

Medical oncologist Howard Scher commented on new technology that may help determine whether a cancer patient is an appropriate candidate for a drug, o...

  • Friday, February 21, 2014
  • Discover

Revving Up Immune System Helps Fight Leukemia

Medical oncologist Renier Brentjens spoke about a study he and cell researcher Michel Sadelain are conducting that uses a cell-based immune therapy to...

  • Wednesday, February 19, 2014
  • USA Today

New Evidence on How Weight, Diet and Exercise Can Help Reduce Cancer Risk

Nutritionist Moshe Shike spoke about some ways people can reduce their cancer risk....

  • Tuesday, February 18, 2014
  • Washington Post

Seeking Medical Clues From the 'Super Responder'

Physician-scientist David Solit commented on exceptional responders, patients who respond to treatments when others typically do not....

  • Monday, February 17, 2014
  • Philadelphia Inquirer