Wistar Wire

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
Darien
The inaugural event in a synergistic monthly meeting is aimed at pushing basic science discoveries from bench to bedside
Commentary, Events
Ben Leach
(l to r): Drs. Jessie Villanueva & Ashani Weeraratna
(l to r): Drs. Jessie Villanueva & Ashani Weeraratna
The Melanoma Research Foundation awarded prestigious grants to two Wistar scientists to support their pioneering work into how the deadliest form of skin cancer grows and spreads in the hopes of finding better, long-lasting treatments, especially for advanced forms of the disease.
Awards, Cancer, Melanoma
Ben Leach
Drs. Katherine Aird and Benjamin Bitler
Drs. Katherine Aird and Benjamin Bitler
Drs. Katherine Aird and Benjamin Bitler, both members of the lab of Dr. Rugang Zhang, received the highly competitive Pathway to Independence Award that will help them transition from postdoctoral researchers to leaders of their own laboratories.
Awards, Cancer, Funding