Wistar Wire: Genes

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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
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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
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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
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Paul M. Lieberman, Ph.D.
Paul M. Lieberman, Ph.D.
In a newly published study, Paul Lieberman and his lab report how this aggressive virus known for cold sores can manipulate the protective ends of our chromosomes to replicate and spread.
Genes