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Aug. 8, 2019

Dr. Kazuko Nishikura: the RNA Explorer

Dr. Kazuko Nishikura has been a pillar of Wistar science for the past 37 years with a career overlapping with the rise and expansion of the RNA biology field, which explores the alternative functions of RNA in the cell, besides carrying the genetic information from DNA to proteins.

Blog Post
Jul. 24, 2019

Finding Cancer Early to Save Lives

Wistar scientists are discovering new biomakers that may be useful in the development of diagnostic tests that could detect early stages of cancer.

Blog Post
Jul. 16, 2019

Chasing Nipah

How one Wistar scientist’s South Indian homecoming led him closer to a vaccine against a deadly emerging virus