Wistar Wire

Ben Leach
Dario C. Altieri, M.D.
Dario C. Altieri, M.D.
Scientists at the Wistar Institute found that a class of drugs called PI3K inhibitors appears to cause tumor cells to behave in a way that helps them grow and spread.
Cancer
Ben Leach
(L to R): Sofia Lisanti, June Chern, Benjamin Bitler
(L to R): Sofia Lisanti, June Chern, Benjamin Bitler
Groundbreaking work on ovarian cancer treatment and a target for cancer in mitochondria were selected as the best papers written by postdoctoral fellows at Wistar in the past year.
Awards, Cancer
Ben Leach
This year's report recaps a landmark year that saw the completion of a major construction initiative and a change in leadership.
Ben Leach
Wistar researchers showed that small mutations have taken place over several years that prevented last year’s vaccine from offering protection.
Influenza