New research from The Wistar Institute showed that estrogen signaling was responsible for immunosuppressive effects in the tumor microenvironment across cancer types. These findings pave the way for combining immunotherapeutic treatments with...
17-Oct-2016 10:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Two Philadelphia research institutions are marking the 10th anniversary of a vaccine against rotavirus.
4-Oct-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Wistar scientists have received nearly $1
28-Sep-2016 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
New research from The Wistar Institute demonstrates how a drug already in clinical trials could be used to boost anti-tumor immunity and cause T-cells to target the cancer directly while minimizing side effects.
8-Sep-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
The Wistar Institute Names Ashani Weeraratna, Ph.D., the Ira Brind Associate Professor for Outstanding Scientific Leadership
Wistar is pleased to announce that Ashani Weeraratna, Ph.D., associate professor and program leader in the Tumor Microenvironment and Metastasis Program, has been named the Ira Brind Associate Professor.
9-Sep-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
New research from The Wistar Institute demonstrates how two key proteins mediate the organization of chromosomes and our genome, shedding light on one of the key genetic processes for every person. With this key basic information in hand, scientists...
19-Aug-2016 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Wistar Receives the Pennsylvania Dept. Of Labor & Industry Apprenticeship Grant to Further Explore Workforce Development Through Career Education
Wistar has been awarded a Nontraditional Apprenticeship Grant by the Pa. Dept. of Labor & Industry to explore implementing the Biomedical Technician Training Program for the Pa. region.
11-Aug-2016 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Wistar scientists have identified a novel mechanism that selectively operates in hypoxic tumors to enable tumor cells to thrive and continue to proliferate despite a low oxygen environment. Dario C. Altieri, M.D., Wistar’s President and CEO and...
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6-Aug-2014 10:00 AM EDT
Dr. Luis Montaner, Wistar Institute HIV/AIDS Expert, Can Address His Work in the Search for a Cure, for World AIDS Day
26-Nov-2013 2:25 PM EST
22-Feb-2013 4:15 PM EST
The Winter Sun May Not Be Warm, but Still Can Be Dangerous. Wistar Melanoma Expert on Wintertime UV Risks
22-Jan-2013 2:30 PM EST