Wistar Wire: 2012

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The laboratory of Wistar's Paul Lieberman, Ph.D., has just published the first annotated atlas of the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) genome, providing the best look yet at how EBV interacts with human genes and proteins. EBV, which is thought to be responsible for one percent of all human cancers establishes a latent infection in nearly 100 percent of infected adult humans.
Cancer
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This week, Wistar hosted The Franklin Institute’s STEM Scholars, members of a concentrated outreach science and engineering program.
Events
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A decade ago, if someone told me that we might willingly sacrifice our collective immunity to pertussis—whooping cough—I would likely have considered that person to possess a dark view of humanity. Sadly, I would have been wrong to do so.
Vaccines
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To create real personalized medicine, we need to know more about cancer biology and to design better drugs.
Cancer