Wistar Wire: Genes

Ben Leach
Dr. Meenhard Herlyn
Dr. Meenhard Herlyn
New research from the lab of Dr. Meenhard Herlyn shows that a combination of drugs might be able to halt mutated melanoma cells from finding alternative pathways and new ways to grow and spread after being treated with targeted therapies.
Cancer, Genes, Melanoma
Ben Leach
Dr. Frank J. Rauscher, III
Dr. Frank J. Rauscher, III
Dr. Frank Rauscher was featured as part of a weeklong series on for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Cancer, Genes
Ben Leach
Qihong Huang, M.D., Ph.D.
Qihong Huang, M.D., Ph.D.
Qihong Huang, M.D., Ph.D., and his colleagues identified a protein that circulates in the blood that appears to be a more effective way of catching the deadly disease in its earliest stages.
Cancer, Genes
Ben Leach
Sylvie Shaffer's design
Sylvie Shaffer's design
Reprogrammed cell metabolism finds a way around our body’s natural ability to suppress tumor cells while activating cancer-causing pathways.
Cancer, Genes