Wistar Wire

Ben Leach
The Rugart family congratulates this year's winning presenters.
The Rugart family congratulates this year's winning presenters.
Two graduate students and one postdoctoral fellow received this inaugural award from the family of Dr. Karl F. Rugart, Jr., a longtime supporter of The Wistar Institute.
Awards
Darien
Quebec delegation visit to Wistar
Quebec delegation visit to Wistar
A Wistar recap of noteworthy events during this weeklong infusion of biotech energy.
Cancer, Events
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