Wistar Wire

Ben Leach
David B. Weiner, Ph.D.
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
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
Darien Sutton
Over the past few years, Zika has been raising concerns among health professionals and the public alike. On Nov. 9 the public was invited to a Q&A, with a distinguished panel, to discuss the emergence of the virus and the development of future vaccines and therapies.
Immunology, Vaccines
Ben Leach
David B. Weiner, Ph.D.
David B. Weiner, Ph.D.
David Weiner and his colleagues and pharmaceutical partners have demonstrated the effectiveness of their vaccine in a preclinical trial.
Vaccines