Wistar Wire: Hiv Aids

Ben Leach
New studies have demonstrated how tumor cells and immune cells adapt their metabolism to cope with the shortage of nutrients and oxygen in the tumor microenvironment and how these processes affect the sustained fight between cancer and the immune system. Three Wistar studies on this subject have been recently featured in top-tier journals. A principal investigator at Wistar was also recognized for his HIV research.
Awards, Cancer, HIV-AIDS
Ben Leach
(l to r) Richard Horowitz, Adele Schaeffer, Helen Pudlin, Dario Altieri
(l to r) Richard Horowitz, Adele Schaeffer, Helen Pudlin, Dario Altieri
Donors, supporters, scientists and friends gathered for a black-tie gala at Dilworth Park at Philadelphia’s City Hall to honor Wistar’s illustrious history of scientific achievements and board president Helen P. Pudlin, Esq..
Darien Sutton
Dr. Montaner (seated at center) with his lab
Dr. Montaner (seated at center) with his lab
The Penn Center for AIDS Research recognizes the efforts of individuals making inroads in HIV research, prevention, intervention, and education.
Awards, HIV-AIDS
Ben Leach
Wistar President and CEO Dario Altieri discussed the importance of collaboration, while HIV-1 Immunopathogenesis Laboratory Director Luis Montaner was recognized for medical research excellence.