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The Wistar Institute and Christiana Care Health System Company Profile

21:16 EDT 15th July 2018 | BioPortfolio

The Wistar Institute is an international leader in biomedical research with special expertise in cancer research and vaccine development. Founded in 1892 as the first independent nonprofit biomedical research institute in the country, Wistar has long held the prestigious Cancer Center designation from the National Cancer Institute. The Institute works actively to ensure that research advances move from the laboratory to the clinic as quickly as possible. The Wistar Institute: Today’s Discoveries – Tomorrow’s Cures. On the Web at www.wistar.org.


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Christiana Care Health System’s hospitals designated as leader in LGBTQ healthcare

For the seventh year in row, Christiana Care Health System's Christiana and Wilmington hospitals have both been designated a Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality, receiving a perfect score on the natio...

Researchers use CRISPR to edit DNA outside of the cell for the first time

(Burness) Scientists at Christiana Care Health System's Gene Editing Institute have developed a potentially breakthrough CRISPR gene-editing tool. It could allow researchers to take fragments of DNA e...

Wistar receives Clinical Research Forum Award for DNA-based Zika research

(The Wistar Institute) The Wistar Institute and partners at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Inovio Pharmaceuticals, and GeneOne Life Science were recognized among th...

Targeting telomeres to overcome therapy resistance in advanced melanoma

(The Wistar Institute) A study conducted at The Wistar Institute in collaboration with The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center has demonstrated the efficacy of targeting aberrantly active ...

Targeting telomerase as therapeutic strategy for melanoma

(The Wistar Institute) Targeting telomerase was effective at killing NRAS-mutant melanoma cells, and the impact was further enhanced when the strategy was paired with an inhibitor of mitochondrial fun...

Older melanoma patients have better response to immune checkpoint blockade therapy

(The Wistar Institute) Patient age correlates with response to immunotherapy in melanoma and depleting regulatory T cells in young patients may have a therapeutic potential to enhance response in youn...

Variant of the p53 gene increased tumor cell metabolism

(The Wistar Institute) Wistar scientists have found a novel mechanism through which mutant p53 enhances metastasis by controlling tumor metabolism.

Major step found in cellular response to stress caused by pathological insult

(The Wistar Institute) A new study conducted by researchers at The Wistar Institute revealed how a key protein residing in the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) helps cells respond to stress. This process is...

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Defining Value of Cancer Therapeutics-A Health System Perspective.

Because of the rising costs of cancer care and ongoing challenges in ensuring access to quality care, there is an increasing need to prioritize spending and define the benefits of therapy in proportio...

The Slovak Republic needs to improve health of the population.

This special issue is a result of the work of the scientific research team of the Faculty of Economics at the Technical University of Košice under the supervision of assoc. prof. Beáta Gavurová, Ph...

Impacts of the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid Expansion on Women of Reproductive Age: Differences by Parental Status and State Policies.

We use data from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) from 2012 to 2015 to estimate the effects of the Affordable Care Act's (ACA) Medicaid expansions on insurance coverage and acces...

A paucity of strategies for developing health literate organisations: A systematic review.

People with low health literacy are more likely to delay seeking care and experience adverse outcomes. While health literacy is the product of individuals' capacities, it is also affected by the compl...

Hospitalization among migrants in Italy: Access to health care as an opportunity for integration and inclusion.

This paper analyzes migrant access to health care by comparing hospitalizations of native and immigrant population with respect the Tuscany Region (Italy). In the analyses, a critical gap both for leg...

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A Phase II Study of Adjuvant Use of Anti-Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor EGFR-425 in High Grade Gliomas

data from the wistar institute indicated that this anti-body labeled with iodine-125 would localized in the tumor cells of high grade gliomas of the brain. the project combines surgery, r...

Impact of a Training-action About Projects Leading for the Improvement of Care Quality in Managing Practice of Health Executive

The present study focuses on the quality of care and how the health executives can bring it to a central place in their management. A training-action has been set-up at the Health Executiv...

Measuring Herpes Zoster and PHN Associated Burden of Illness and Health Care Utilization Costs in Thailand

Total 7 institutions will be recruited i.e. Clinical Infectious Disease Research Unit Department of Clinical Tropical Medicine, Faculty of Tropical Medicine Mahidol University,Bamrasnara...

Telemedicine-Based Collaborative Care to Reduce Rural Disparities

Across the country, Community Health Centers are participating in the Health Disparities Collaboratives sponsored by the Health Services Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). The ...

MedStar Pathway to Diabetes Control

The MedStar Diabetes Institute (MDI), in partnership with key MedStar Health system diabetes stakeholders, seeks to implement an evidence-based innovative integrated care pathway for MedSt...

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The Wistar Institute and Christiana Care Health System

The Wistar Institute is an international leader in biomedical research with special expertise in cancer research and vaccine development. Founded in 1892 as the first independent ...

Christiana Care Health System

Christiana Care Health System, headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 17th in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is a ma...

Ignite Institute

The Ignite Institute is a new non-profit institute based in the National Capital region. Ignite is the first entity to fully integrate biomedical research, development, commercialization and clinical...

Baylor Scott & White Research Institute

Formed from the 2013 merger between Baylor Health Care System and Scott & White Healthcare, the system referred to as Baylor Scott & White Health is the largest not-for-profit hea...

Baylor Health Care System Foundation

Baylor Health Care System Foundation, a separately incorporated not-for-profit organization, raises and manages charitable funds to support Baylor Health Care System's mission of providing exemplary h...

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