Wistar Wire

Ben Leach
The vaccine, developed by David Weiner and his colleagues, has been proven safe and effective at generating an immune response in a clinical trial.
Vaccines
Ben Leach
New studies have demonstrated how tumor cells and immune cells adapt their metabolism to cope with the shortage of nutrients and oxygen in the tumor microenvironment and how these processes affect the sustained fight between cancer and the immune system. Three Wistar studies on this subject have been recently featured in top-tier journals. A principal investigator at Wistar was also recognized for his HIV research.
Awards, Cancer, HIV-AIDS
Darien Sutton
Wistar family on historic walking tour trace Dr. Caspar Wistar's footsteps
Wistar family on historic walking tour trace Dr. Caspar Wistar's footsteps
Wistar Descendants Came Face to Face with Mementos, Memories from the Past
Events
Ben Leach
(l to r) Richard Horowitz, Adele Schaeffer, Helen Pudlin, Dario Altieri
(l to r) Richard Horowitz, Adele Schaeffer, Helen Pudlin, Dario Altieri
Donors, supporters, scientists and friends gathered for a black-tie gala at Dilworth Park at Philadelphia’s City Hall to honor Wistar’s illustrious history of scientific achievements and board president Helen P. Pudlin, Esq..