Three and a half years after beginning a clinical trial which demonstrated the first successful and sustained use of genetically engineered T cells to fight leukemia, a research team from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia will today announce the latest results of studies involving both adults and children with advanced blood cancers that have failed to respond to standard therapies.
Perelman School of Medicine
Researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine are cited for collaborating with the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia for studying T-cell effectiveness on leukemia.
The Botswana-UPenn Partnership is highlighted.
Stephen Morse of the Law School and the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the sensation of driving without paying attention to the road.
A pathway known for its role in regulating adult stem cells has been shown to be important for hair follicle proliferation, but contrary to previous studies, is not required within hair follicle stem cells for their survival, according to researchers with the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
Chileshe Nkonde-Price of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted for chatting with hair salon customers about heart disease being on the rise among African-American women.
Penn Emergency Medicine Physician Named as Director of the Federal Emergency Care Coordination Center
Brendan G. Carr, MD, MA, MS, assistant professor of Emergency Medicine and Epidemiology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennslyvania, has been named as the director of the Emergency Care Coordination Center (ECCC).