Wistar Wire

Darien
Quebec delegation visit to Wistar
Quebec delegation visit to Wistar
A Wistar recap of noteworthy events during this weeklong infusion of biotech energy.
Cancer, Events
Ben Leach
Dario C. Altieri, M.D.
Dario C. Altieri, M.D.
Scientists at the Wistar Institute found that a class of drugs called PI3K inhibitors appears to cause tumor cells to behave in a way that helps them grow and spread.
Cancer
Ben Leach
(L to R): Sofia Lisanti, June Chern, Benjamin Bitler
(L to R): Sofia Lisanti, June Chern, Benjamin Bitler
Groundbreaking work on ovarian cancer treatment and a target for cancer in mitochondria were selected as the best papers written by postdoctoral fellows at Wistar in the past year.
Awards, Cancer
Ben Leach
This year's report recaps a landmark year that saw the completion of a major construction initiative and a change in leadership.