Wistar Wire: Melanoma

Ben Leach
Photo courtesy of the American Skin Association
Photo courtesy of the American Skin Association
The veteran scientist was recently honored along with celebrities and philanthropists at a special gala in New York City.
Awards, Cancer, Melanoma
Ben Leach
Ashani Weeraratna, Ph.D.
Ashani Weeraratna, Ph.D.
Dr. Ashani Weeraratna, Associate Professor in Wistar’s Tumor Microenvironment and Metastasis Program, discusses how understanding the strength of younger skin may help design more effective treatments for older patients.
Cancer, Melanoma
Ben Leach
Endoplasmic reticulum
Endoplasmic reticulum
Our newly hired associate professor Andrew Hu discusses his research into leukemia and lymphoma, and postdoctoral researcher Marie Webster discusses a paper she just had published about melanoma.
Cancer, Melanoma
Ben Leach
Dr. Meehard Herlyn will oversee the SPORE grant studies.
Dr. Meehard Herlyn will oversee the SPORE grant studies.
Dr. Meenhard Herlyn discusses the $12.1 million collaborative SPORE grant, and Dr. Scott Hensley discusses the need for seasonal flu vaccinations. We also recap the big news from the past month.