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Ben Leach
Ashani Weeraratna, Ph.D.
Ashani Weeraratna, Ph.D.
Melanoma, even more than other cancer types, is a “disease of aging,” whose incidence increases and whose outcome worsens with age. This was the take home message from the latest installment of Wistar’s Women and Science Program featuring Ashani Weeraratna, Ph.D.
Cancer, Events, Melanoma
Ben Leach
Amanpreet Kaur
Amanpreet Kaur
Wistar’s Training Program selected Amanpreet Kaur in the Weeraratna Lab for her ongoing work in tumor progression and therapy resistance among elderly melanoma patients.
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
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