Peter Nowell of the School of Medicine receives the Benjamin Franklin Medal for his cancer research.
Health & Medicine
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine discusses “stranger implants.”
Gene Therapy Success Sets Stage for New Treatments for Inherited Blindness, Penn Veterinary Researchers Say
PHILADELPHIA –- Veterinary vision scientists at the University of Pennsylvania have safely and successfully used a viral vector in targeting a class of photoreceptors of the retina called rods, a critical first step in developing gene therapies for inherited blindness caused by rod degeneration.
M. Sean Grady of the School of Medicine discusses subarachnoid hemorrhages.
Karen Glanz of the School of Medicine and the School of Nursing comments on the healthfulness of school lunches.
John Gearhart of the School of Veterinary Medicine and the School of Medicine discusses a Vatican-sponsored stem-cell research study.