Wistar Wire: Genes

Darien Sutton
AACR and Inquirer-sponsored precision medicine event strikes a hopeful cord for the future treatment of cancer
Ben Leach
Qihong Huang, M.D., Ph.D.
Qihong Huang, M.D., Ph.D.
A gene previously only seen in the brain was found for the first time in metastatic breast tissue.
Cancer, Genes
Ben Leach
Jose Conejo-Garcia, M.D., Ph.D.
Jose Conejo-Garcia, M.D., Ph.D.
If the “master regulator” remains expressed after it should go away, it can drive behavior that suppresses the immune system while also promoting inflammation.
Cancer, Genes
Ben Leach
Dr. Meenhard Herlyn
Dr. Meenhard Herlyn
New research from the lab of Dr. Meenhard Herlyn shows that a combination of drugs might be able to halt mutated melanoma cells from finding alternative pathways and new ways to grow and spread after being treated with targeted therapies.
Cancer, Genes, Melanoma