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Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre (MSKCC) and IBM Watson together for cancer cure

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre is a hospital specialized in the treatment of cancer, located in Manhattan, USA, founded in 1884, the world´s largest and oldest private cancer centre. 430 more words


IBM Watson for Genomics

The Watson Genomics project aims to shorten the time it currently takes bioinformaticians to examine a patient’s unique molecular profile and identify drugs for his or her individual treatment. 235 more words

Artificial Intelligence

Almost there, one more chemo date to go

I am almost done with the chemo part of my treatment. Almost there! Just one more round ahead of me. One more and I am done, hard to believe! 733 more words


Published on Mar 17, 2017

Nathan Carlisle, two time Grammy Award Winner and Metropolitan Opera Chorus Member, composed and recorded this song for Barbara Portman, who is battling a rare cancer. 12 more words

Barbara Portman

Week in Review: Week 60

The week started off with consults at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center for a second opinion on my situation and treatment going forward. I’m finally learning that “consult” doesn’t mean sitting in a civilized wood-paneled office, a desk away from a doctor, tissues at hand (like on TV)…but instead “get undressed and put on this gown and the dr will SEE you in a few minutes.” I’ve learned to wear loose-fitting dresses so I can by-pass the gown (how smart am I?) but I haven’t figured out how to avoid the endless stream of EXAMS. 586 more words


Integrative Medicine at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Dr. Alan Kratenstein is a graduate of the DDS program at New York University who has acquired nearly three decades of experience as a dentist. Currently, Dr. 161 more words

Alan Kratenstein