Wistar Wire: Vaccines

Ben Leach
Philadelphia Inquirer
Philadelphia Inquirer
Using the Ebola virus and the need for a vaccine as a starting point, Wistar President and CEO Russel E. Kaufman, M.D., discusses how a cure for Ebola requires teams of scientists "chipping away at a stone that held a secret and then building on each other's discoveries."
Ben Leach
Scott E. Hensley, Ph.D.
Scott E. Hensley, Ph.D.
Scott E. Hensley, Ph.D., a member of Wistar's Vaccine Center, and other researchers identified a mutation that causes the flu virus to avoid responses from antibodies.
Influenza, Vaccines
Ben Leach
August is National Immunization Awareness Month, and it comes at a time when vaccines are considered crucial in the fight against deadly viruses like Ebola and seasonal influenza.
Vaccines
Ben Leach
Wistar Researcher Scott E. Hensley, Ph.D., took to social media to answer a wide range of flu vaccine-related questions.
Vaccines