Amanda Brooks Peel - Calvin Maxim Kagan

...of Arts in Chemistry, 2010 post baccalaureate research at National Institutes of Health, 2012 cancer research at Sloan Kettering Hospital, 2015 graduate of the Vermont College of Medicine, and a member of the Gold Humanism in Medicine and the...

Anant Mandawat: Drug combo gives melanoma patients hope

...a later stage with a poor prognosis.Dr. Jedd Wolchok, the chief of melanoma and immunotherapeutics at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and colleagues from around the world conducted a study of two new precision medications called ipilimumab...

New drug starts at GRU Cancer Center

...Center, who is overseeing the trial Dean is participating in."This is why people go to Mayo Clinic or to Memorial Sloan Kettering (Cancer Center) or to (M.D. Anderson in) Houston to receive those kinds of therapies," he said. "Our last...

GRU cancer vaccine attacks tumors

...patients with state-of-the-art therapies that they used to go to MD Anderson (Cancer Center) in Texas or Memorial Sloan Kettering (Cancer Center) in New York to get them. Now we have them here."

Meditation, yoga to treat patients at GRU Cancer Center

...and surgery and probably in fact makes all of those things work better."Top cancer programs, such as Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City and MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, already have these types of integrative...

'Secret Santas' take care to hide their identity

...who oversees a small group of anonymous donors known publicly only as the "Dream Team" at the Society of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. The group grants wishes to adults who are seriously ill, much like the Make-A-Wish...

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...68 consecutive games without an error, has died. He was 84. Kerr died Tuesday after a short illness at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Hospital, the New York Mets said. Kerr worked for the Mets from 1975-1996 as a special assignment scout. "Buddy's...

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Upshaw says balance is gone

...breast cancer, yet more bad news in a year full of heartache for the family. Deanna Favre was recently released from Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York after undergoing a lumpectomy, Bonita Favre, the quarterback's mother, told The Sun...

Giants co-owner Tisch fighting cancer

...Rubenstein, a Tisch family spokesman, would give specifics about the brain tumor. Dr. Alexis Demopoulos of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center said there are two primary types of brain tumors, meningiomas and gliomas. Surgery can be performed...

MRIs beat mammograms at finding breast cancer in high-risk women, study finds

...detecting small cancers at an early stage does not guarantee improved survival rates," Dr. Laura Liberman of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York cautioned in an accompanying editorial. Klijn was optimistic that proof would come...

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