Wistar Wire: Cancer

Ben Leach
Ashani Weeraratna, Ph.D.
Ashani Weeraratna, Ph.D.
In a landmark study, Wistar’s Ashani Weeraratna and her colleagues showed how some therapies that work in younger patients might not provide the same benefits for older patients with the same disease.
Cancer, Melanoma
Ben Leach
Dr. Chih-Chi Andrew Hu
Dr. Chih-Chi Andrew Hu
Dr. Andrew Hu showed how a drug that normally generates improved immune responses is able to induce cellular death in certain blood cancers.
Cancer, Immunology
Darien Sutton
Jeremy Moore during speed science
Jeremy Moore during speed science
Ambassadors came out for speed science—yes that exists! Opportunity to meet scientists and converse on work revolving around telomerase function, ovarian cancer and melanoma.
Cancer, Events, Melanoma
Ben Leach
Dr. Maureen Murphy
Dr. Maureen Murphy
Dr. Maureen Murphy and her colleagues said the findings may explain evolutionary reasons why people further from the Equator are more prone to these metabolism-linked disorders.
Cancer, Genes