Wistar Wire: Vaccines

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
Close-up of zika chain
Close-up of zika chain
In a new study involving Wistar scientists, a novel vaccine design protected virus-induced damage to the testes, an important finding given that the disease can be transmitted through intercourse.
Immunology, Vaccines
Ben Leach
Several new scientific studies by Wistar researchers covered a variety of cancers and identified possible new treatment options.
Ben Leach
David B. Weiner, Ph.D.
David B. Weiner, Ph.D.
Funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will allow the team to advance their groundbreaking research with the goal of developing an effective therapy for the Zika virus.
Vaccines, Funding