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Rockland Immunochemicals, Inc. Introduces Melanoma Cell Lines in Collaboration with the Wistar Institute


Wistar and Rockland partner to release a new collection of Wistar's human melanoma cell lines
1-Feb-2016 10:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

The Wistar Institute Names Tara Yates Director of Communications


Tara Yates appointed The Wistar Institute Director of Communications
26-Jan-2016 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Finding the Missing Piece: Scientists Overcome Missing Data and Demonstrate Effectiveness of Anti-Retroviral Therapy in HIV-Infected Infants

Scientists from The Wistar Institute, in collaboration with the Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS at Yale University, have demonstrated that the issue of missing data can be successfully overcome using appropriate statistical methods,...
22-Jan-2016 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Wistar Startup Immunaccel Aims to Accelerate the Translation of Immuno- Oncology Therapies

Wistar startup to pursue new outlets for important research.
20-Jan-2016 9:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

Brothers-in-Arms: How a Tumor Suppressor Gene and Chromosome-Protecting Proteins Work Together to Stave Off Cancer


New research from scientists at The Wistar Institute shows that p53 is able to suppress accumulated DNA damage at telomeres. This is the first time this particular function of p53 has ever been described and shows yet another benefit of this vital...
15-Jan-2016 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Blocking Melanoma’s Escape: How Personalized Trials in Avatars Break Therapy Resistance in Relapsed Cancers


By utilizing a revolutionary method that allows mice to serve as “avatars” for patients, scientists at The Wistar Institute have shown that a previously ineffective targeted drug for melanoma may actually be quite potent in halting the...
7-Jan-2016 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Have Sex Workers in Puerto Rico Revealed an Important Connection Between Semen Exposure and HIV Resistance?

In newly published research, scientists at The Wistar Institute show that continued semen exposure in sex workers sustains changes in the cervical and vaginal microenvironment that may actually increase HIV-1 resistance. This information may lead...
9-Dec-2015 10:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

The Wistar Institute Names Anita Pepper Vice President of Development


Anita Pepper appointed Wistar VP of Development and comes to Wistar from The Pew Charitable Trusts
19-Nov-2015 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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