Wistar Wire: Cancer

Ben Leach
Joseph Salvino, Ph.D.
Joseph Salvino, Ph.D.
Joseph Salvino, Ph.D., joined The Wistar Institute in February and will be using his skills to help take the discoveries of fellow Wistar scientists to the next stages of drug development.
Cancer
Ben Leach
Ashani Weeraratna, Ph.D.
Ashani Weeraratna, Ph.D.
Melanoma, even more than other cancer types, is a “disease of aging,” whose incidence increases and whose outcome worsens with age. This was the take home message from the latest installment of Wistar’s Women and Science Program featuring Ashani Weeraratna, Ph.D.
Cancer, Events, Melanoma
Ben Leach
Amanpreet Kaur
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. Maureen Murphy (on right) and postdoctoral fellow Subhasree Basu
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