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MSK experts are available to comment on research presented at the 2015 annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, including exciting new findings on how immunotherapy is helping patients with many cancers. For more information on MSK’s research at the meeting and to set up interviews or access photos and video, email Caitlin Hool at hoolc@mskcc.org.
Thursday, May 28, 2015
 
Memorial Sloan Kettering experts are available to comment on the exciting new research presented at the 2015 American Association of Cancer Research annual meeting, including research in immunotherapy in pediatric cancers and melanoma, breast cancer, and many others. For more information and to set up interviews or access photos and video, email Rebecca Williams at williamr@mskcc.org.
Saturday, April 18, 2015
 
Memorial Sloan Kettering breast cancer experts are available to comment on breaking news out of this year’s annual meeting set to take place December 9 through 13.
Monday, December 8, 2014
 
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Press Releases

 
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) and Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) announced today the beginning of a unique and forward-thinking collaboration aimed at improving patient access to the latest and most effective cancer treatment advances and highest-caliber cancer care.
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
 
A new lung cancer research center has been created at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK). The Fiona and Stanley Druckenmiller Center for Lung Cancer Research (DCLCR) is a multidisciplinary research initiative dedicated to developing innovative and more-effective treatments for people with lung cancer.
Thursday, July 9, 2015
 
Six young scientists at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Rockefeller University, and Weill Cornell Medical College have been named the inaugural winners of a new prize established to recognize postdoctoral investigators in the life sciences. The Tri-Institutional Breakout Awards for Junior Investigators, which include a $25,000 prize for each recipient, were established by three Tri-Institutional winners of the 2013 Breakthrough Prize in Life Science — one from each of the three institutions — with additional financial support from the institutions themselves.
Monday, June 15, 2015
 
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On Our Blog

 
IN THE LAB
Molecular biology and the field of epigenetics are revealing clues about how DNA modification patterns determine which genes are expressed, or used to make protein.
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
 
IN THE CLINIC
A new targeted therapy is showing promise in treating tenosynovial giant-cell tumor, a joint disease also known as pigmented villonodular synovitis.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
 
SUPPORT
Nearly half of all women experience pain or physical limitations after breast cancer surgery, known as postmastectomy reconstruction syndrome, but help is available.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
 
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Media Coverage

 
Hematologic oncologist Sergio Giralt discusses cord blood banking with NBC News.com
Thursday, July 30, 2015
 
Medical oncologist Clifford Hudis discusses drug costs on The Brian Lehrer Show.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
 
Medical oncologist Leonard Saltz discusses what’s behind high cancer costs on Bloomberg Businessweek TV. 
Saturday, July 25, 2015
 
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Jeanne D'Agostino
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Emily O'Donnell
Senior Communications Associate, Department of Surgery
 
Courtney Nowak
Senior Media Relations Associate
 
Caitlin Hool
Senior Media Associate
 
Nicole H. McNamara
Senior Media Relations Associate
 
Rebecca Williams
Media Associate
 
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