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About Wistar

Wistar is a world leader in early-stage discovery science in the areas of cancer, immunology and infectious disease. The Institute is committed to accelerating research advances from bench to bedside through brilliant science and distinctive approaches to collaboration among scientific investigators and academic and industry partners. Wistar’s single-minded focus is on making discoveries that will change the future of human health.


Laboratories tackling some of the most important health challenges of the 21st Century


Staff members representing more than 20 countries


Postdoctoral fellows representing the next generation of leaders of science