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Reina Honts with her husband, John, and their two children, Julian and Reine
Cancer Straight Talk: Addressing the Stigma of Lung Cancer
Diane Reidy-Lagunes sits down with pioneering thoracic surgeon Bernard Park and lung cancer survivor Reina Honts to discuss the stigma surrounding lung cancer.
Shari Goldfarb, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Highlights Important Research to Commemorate Breast Cancer Awareness Month
In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, MSK shared four stories about new developments and advances in breast cancer prevention, research and treatment being conducted by MSK clinicians and researchers.
Charles Rudin and Dana Pe'er
Molecular Atlas of Small Cell Lung Cancer Reveals Unusual Cell Type That Could Explain Why It’s So Aggressive
Stem-like cells that make up only a tiny fraction of the total cells in a lung tumor could be the key to stopping the disease’s deadly spread, say researchers at Memorial Sloan Kettering.
Cesar Figueroa Ortiz posing for a photo with his parents
Home at Last: Cesar Figueroa Ortiz
Meet Cesar Figueroa Ortiz, who says, “The mission of MSK really resonated with me, all the employees seemed very happy, and the patients said great things about their care.”
Ask the Expert
Memorial Sloan Kettering surgeon Andrea Barrio
What Is Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS), and How Do I Decide on the Right Treatment?
Learn about the breast cancer type called ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) and how doctors decide on the best treatment for each person.
GSK student in lab
How an Innovative Biomedical Graduate School Empowers Students to Reach Their Potential
Hear from GSK Alumni Lindsey, Prashant, and Theresa, as they share more about their experience and where their careers have taken them.
In the Lab
Physician-scientist Piro Lito
Researchers Uncover New Findings about KRAS, an Important Protein in Cancer
Researchers have taken a closer look at what a protein called KRAS does in normal cells and how certain KRAS mutations lead to for cancer growth.
memorial sloan kettering patient katie gay
Missed a Mammogram During COVID-19? Here’s Why You Need to Reschedule As Soon As Possible
Find out why you still need your routine mammogram, even during COVID-19.
Justin Perry, PhD
Sloan Kettering Institute’s Justin Perry Honored with Distinguished NIH Director’s New Innovator Award
Justin Perry, PhD, cell biologist and immunologist of Memorial Sloan Kettering’s (MSK) Sloan Kettering Institute (SKI) has been named a recipient of the 2021 National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director’s New Innovator Award.
Katharine Hsu and Rosa Sottile
Unusual Immune Cell Type Could Be Good Target for Immunotherapy
Part natural killer, part T cell, this hybrid immune cell has a “double sword” for fighting cancer.