Memorial Hospital Research

MSK physician-scientist Adrienne Boire in her lab

Physician-scientist Adrienne Boire’s lab studies metastasis to the central nervous system as part of the Human Oncology & Pathogenesis Program.

In addition to providing patients with the best possible cancer care, Memorial Hospital maintains an extensive research program.

Our scientists focus on basic laboratory research, translational research that bridges discoveries made in the laboratory and those made in the clinic, and mathematical and computational research directed at analyzing and interpreting biomedical data.

Scientists in lab
Scientists in Memorial Sloan Kettering's Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program (HOPP) are bridging basic and clinical science to transform cancer care and address major scientific challenges in the era of precision medicine.
From left: Sohrab Shah, Kathy Panageas, Colin Begg and Jonine Bernstein.
Our research aims to better understand the causes of cancer and to develop new strategies for diagnosing, treating, and preventing the disease.
Digital Pathology Scientist Dr. Yukako Yagi at the MSK Josie Robertson Surgical Center
Learn more about physician-led translational and clinical research teams within Memorial Hospital.