Wistar Wire: Cancer

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(L to R): Dr. Russel E. Kaufman; Dr. Dario C. Altieri
(L to R): Dr. Russel E. Kaufman; Dr. Dario C. Altieri
Dr. Kaufman will remain president emeritus while Dario C. Altieri, M.D., will serve as the next CEO of The Wistar Institute.
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Maureen Murphy, Ph.D.
Maureen Murphy, Ph.D.
Their project will allow them to test their potential target for cancer against GSK’s large collection of therapeutic compounds.
Awards, Cancer
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Poet Walt Whitman
Poet Walt Whitman
Qihong Huang, M.D., discusses what Wistar is doing to find new treatments for metastatic breast cancer, and Brian Burrell, Ph.D., from the University of Massachusetts, tells us about the unfortunate fate of Walt Whitman's brain and how Wistar was once implicated.
Cancer
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Louise Showe, Ph.D.
Louise Showe, Ph.D.
The diagnostic tool, developed by Wistar’s Louise Showe, would be able to use blood samples to diagnose patients with lung cancer at earlier stages when the disease is easier to treat.
Cancer, Genes