Wistar Wire: Genes

Ben Leach
Sylvie Shaffer's design
Sylvie Shaffer's design
Reprogrammed cell metabolism finds a way around our body’s natural ability to suppress tumor cells while activating cancer-causing pathways.
Cancer, Genes
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
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
Ben Leach
Kazuko Nishikura, Ph.D.
Kazuko Nishikura, Ph.D.
Dr. Nishikura is studying a connection between RNA editing and age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the leading cause of blindness in older people.
Awards, Genes