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‘Manhattan Project’ for Cancer Aims to Turn it Into a Chronic Illness, Not a Death Sentence

The Washington Post takes an in depth look at the researchers Sean Parker tapped to lead the Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy. Immunologist J...

  • Monday, April 18, 2016
  • The Washington Post

Tom Hanks on Sean Parker's Cancer Initiative: "He's Bringing a Level of Common Sense You Thought Already Existed But Didn't"

Immunologist Jedd Wolchok was interviewed by The Hollywood Reporter about the recent Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy announcement and what i...

  • Friday, April 15, 2016
  • The Hollywood Reporter

Aubrey Peeples Raising Awareness About Pediatric Cancer

Pediatric oncologist Kevin Curran is featured in a Fox-5 New York interview that focuses on the advances in treating pediatric cancers....

  • Thursday, April 14, 2016
  • Fox 5 New York

Napster Co-Founder Sean Parker Pledges $250M to Fight Cancer

Sean Parker is putting his money behind a new cancer institute focusing on the emerging field of cancer immunotherapy.  Memorial Sloan Kettering ...

  • Thursday, April 14, 2016
  • NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt

Can Silicon Valley Cure Cancer? Napster Founder Sean Parker Says Yes

Memorial Sloan Kettering is one of six founding medical centers that will join forces in an unprecedented new venture called the Parker Institute for ...

  • Wednesday, April 13, 2016

I Survived Stage IV Melanoma: How Immunotherapy Saved My Life

Immunologist Jedd Wolchok discussed immunotherapy clinical trials with for

  • Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Sean Parker Sets Up $250 Million Cancer Immunotherapy Collaboration

Immunologist Jedd Wolchok talks about the new Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy (PICI) and the impact it will have for researchers, scientists...

  • Wednesday, April 13, 2016
  • Reuters

Tech Billionaire Announces $250 Million in Cancer Immunotherapy Funding

Immunologist Jedd Wolchock is featured in a USA Today article that speaks about the new Parker Institute for Cancer Immunology.  ...

  • Wednesday, April 13, 2016
  • USA Today

Why Tech Titan Sean Parker Is Bankrolling Collaborative Cancer Research

Sean Parker hopes to change medicine by creating a new kind of research network. Parker gave out a $250 million grant to six of the nation’s leading...

  • Wednesday, April 13, 2016
  • PBS NewsHour

Acupuncture May Ease Hot Flashes in Women with Breast Cancer

Integrative medicine specialist Jun Mao discussed how acupuncture may aid hot flashes in women with breast cancer in Reuters. ...

  • Monday, March 28, 2016
  • Reuters