A study led by Wistar scientists describes a novel immunotherapeutic strategy for the treatment of cancer based on the use of synthetic DNA to directly encode protective antibodies against a cancer specific protein.
17-Aug-2017 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
A potential new therapeutic strategy for a difficult-to-treat form of ovarian cancer has been discovered by Wistar scientists. The findings were published online in Nature Cell Biology
21-Jul-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Wistar recently appointed John Fry and Morton Collins, Ph.D., to its Board of Trustees.
13-Jul-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
While the Zika virus is primarily transmitted by mosquitoes, research has shown that the disease can affect semen and sperm and can therefore be spread through sexual intercourse.
11-Jul-2017 10:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Wistar announces the appointment of Brian Keith, Ph.D., as Dean of Biomedical Studies. This new, strategic position will further Wistar’s educational mission to train scientists and continue priming workforce development programs and...
7-Jul-2017 9:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Wistar is pleased to announce the appointment of world-renowned scientist, medical oncologist and National Academy of Medicine member Chi Van Dang, M.D., Ph.D., as professor.
5-Jul-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Wistar’s New Biomedical Research Technician Training Program Obtains First State Approval as Non-Traditional Apprenticeship to Support Region’s Life Sciences Workforce
Wistar's Biomedical Research Technician (BRT) Apprenticeship has become the first-ever registered, nontraditional apprenticeship program in biomedical research approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry.
30-May-2017 2:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites
The Wistar Institute Appoints Daniel W. Kulp, Ph.D., as Associate Professor in the Vaccine Center and Translational Tumor Immunology Program
The Wistar Institute, an international biomedical research leader in cancer, immunology and infectious diseases, announces the appointment of Daniel W. Kulp, Ph.D., as associate professor in the Vaccine Center and the Translational Tumor Immunology...
11-May-2017 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
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