Wistar Wire: Cancer

Ben Leach
The evening commenced with a cocktail reception before Maureen M. Murphy, Ph.D., presented on what genetic mutations mean for inherited cancer syndromes, the vital role of the p53 gene, and how cancer mutations may impact treatment decisions.
Cancer, Events, Genes
Ben Leach
(l to r) Kate O'Neill and Meenhard Herlyn listen to Gordon B. Mills
(l to r) Kate O'Neill and Meenhard Herlyn listen to Gordon B. Mills
The speakers covered the major challenges facing melanoma patients today, including therapy resistance and metastatic disease, and the latest advances in science that will help improve treatment.
Cancer, Events, Melanoma
Ben Leach
Two outstanding postdoctoral researchers were recognized for their work on brain astrocytes and chromosome organization.
Awards, Cancer, Funding
Ben Leach
Amanpreet Kaur, Ph.D.
Amanpreet Kaur, Ph.D.
Amanpreet Kaur, Ph.D., recently completed a joint Ph.D. program between University of the Sciences and The Wistar Institute that sets the stage for her continued cancer research efforts.
Cancer, Melanoma