New venture boosts leading medical researchers & their IP rights

A unique public-private partnership provides medical research centers and the patents they generate with a more efficient and rewarding path toward commercialization.

Bridge Medicines is a drug discovery company launched recently in conjunction with three of the leading non-profit medical research institutions – … 448 more words


ATM Skimmers Found At Memorial Sloan-Kettering, 3 Other Hospitals; Thousands Stolen From Victims

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD is searching for two suspects accused of installing ATM skimming devices at several hospitals in New York City — subsequently stealing more than $40,000 from unknowing users. 408 more words


One Step Closer...

It’s been a little over a week since I returned from NYC to see my doctors at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.  I loved returning to the city as an adult, with an apartment to stay at within the city.  1,142 more words


Status: It's (still) complicated.


“You love to run into the arms of anyone. Take off your shoes and socks and stay awhile. You like the adrenaline rush just a little too much. 

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I Rode in Cycle for Survival's Times Square Takeover and You Should Too

Friday night I rode in my first Cycle for Survival Times Square Takeover. It was everything.

I heard about Cycle for Survival from my friend who has participated in it for years, first with and then in honor of his fiance, who battled rare cancer. 500 more words

The Tristen Phase

An artist's work brings hope, comfort, and energy to help beat youth cancer odds.

My brother Stephen, an artist, sent me an email on September 20th with a link to a September 18th Huffington Post blog by Jim Luce about Stephen’s installation “Whisper” at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. 355 more words


Canines who care: Therapy dogs from PCV fixtures at local hospitals

By Sabina Mollot

In Town & Village’s first ever Dog Days of Summer issue four years ago, we profiled the dog therapy duo Christy Brown and her Maltese pooch Lacey, who together brightened the days of patients undergoing treatment at the Hospital for Joint Diseases. 1,037 more words

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