Wistar Wire: 2016

Ben Leach
Amanpreet Kaur
Wistar’s Training Program selected Amanpreet Kaur in the Weeraratna Lab for her ongoing work in tumor progression and therapy resistance among elderly melanoma patients.
Darien Sutton
Dr. Montaner (seated at center) with his lab
The Penn Center for AIDS Research recognizes the efforts of individuals making inroads in HIV research, prevention, intervention, and education.
Awards, HIV-AIDS
Ben Leach
David B. Weiner, Ph.D.
Funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will allow the team to advance their groundbreaking research with the goal of developing an effective therapy for the Zika virus.
Vaccines, Funding
Darien Sutton
Dr. Maureen Murphy (on right) and postdoctoral fellow Subhasree Basu
WHYY’s The Pulse profiles Dr. Maureen Murphy’s research on why there is higher cancer risk among people of African descent.
Cancer, Commentary, Genes