Wistar Wire: Cancer

Ben Leach
Ashani Weeraratna, Ph.D.
Ashani Weeraratna, Ph.D.
Dr. Ashani Weeraratna, Associate Professor in Wistar’s Tumor Microenvironment and Metastasis Program, discusses how understanding the strength of younger skin may help design more effective treatments for older patients.
Cancer, Melanoma
Ben Leach
Russel E. Kaufman, M.D.
Russel E. Kaufman, M.D.
In a new study, Russel E. Kaufman, M.D., and other researchers found that macrophages may be responsible for patients becoming resistant to treatment.
Cancer, Genes
Ben Leach
(l to r): Rauscher, Zhang, Conejo-Garcia
(l to r): Rauscher, Zhang, Conejo-Garcia
Three Wistar scientists with cross-disciplinary research expertise will focus on advanced breast cancer and study how the disease is able to spread.
Awards, Cancer, Funding
Ben Leach
Rugang Zhang, Ph.D.
Rugang Zhang, Ph.D.
Researchers in the laboratory of Rugang Zhang have discovered a target for ovarian clear cell carcinoma, a very difficult-to-treat form of the disease.
Cancer, Genes