Wistar Wire

Darien Sutton
Panel discussed medicine and how anatomy specimens can inform the future
Panel discussed medicine and how anatomy specimens can inform the future
A special viewing of The Wistar Institute's pop-up exhibit at the Mütter Museum was followed by a program discussing the connection between the Mutter and Wistar during the 19th century.
Ben Leach
Dmitry Gabrilovich, M.D., Ph.D.
Dmitry Gabrilovich, M.D., Ph.D.
In addition, a paper from last month on genome organization was recognized for being one of the most relevant papers in biology by a panel of peers.
Cancer
Ben Leach
Chi Van Dang, M.D., Ph.D.
Chi Van Dang, M.D., Ph.D.
Some of the nation’s top oncology experts and National Cancer Institute leaders gathered in Washington, D.C., to present a plan to accelerate new advances in cancer diagnosis, prevention and treatment.
Cancer, Events, Funding
Ben Leach
Wistar scientists have published new studies on fundamental aspects of melanoma metastasis and therapy resistance, the application of a novel immunotherapeutic technology to prevent infection with antibiotic-resistant bacteria, and the discovery of new aspects of the three-dimensional organization of the genome. Also, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) selected a Wistar principal investigator for her innovative epigenetics research.