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Introducing Our New Residents

The Residency Program matched eight medical students (five MDs and three MD/PhDs) with a variety of academic career goals for training in AP/CP, AP only and CP only.

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Dr. Carl June is Co-Recipient of the 2015 Paul Ehrlich Prize

Awarded for his groundbreaking contributions to the field of immunotherapy against cancer.

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Neurology Study Pinpoints Potential New Drug Target for Protection against Certain Neurodegenerative Diseases

Findings from the Edward Lee lab could pave way for precision medicine approach to treatment of neurological diseases such as ALS and FTD.

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Making Gene Therapy a Reality

A recent WHYY Newsworks radio report highlights the promise of gene therapy after "more than three decades of trial and error."

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NIH Award to Develop Synthetic DNA Vaccines to Fight HIV

The NIAID has awarded $16 million to a collaborative group led by Dr. David Weiner to develop the next generation of HIV vaccines.

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Genes and Development Study Describes Function of an Enzyme Critical to Male Fertility

Dr. Zissimos Mourelatos is senior co-author of a study that describes how RNA helicase MOV10L1 protects the integrity of the germ line by giving rise to a class of RNA molecules that are essential to sperm development.

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Blog

State of the Department

New construction will include a Center for Advanced Cellular Therapeutics

The launch of our new website provides a good moment to reflect on what has happened over the last year and where we are going as a Department.

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I’d Rather Be in Philadelphia

Photo credit: Garen M./Flickr

A persistent legend has it that the epitaph on the tombstone of W.C. Fields reads “I’d rather be in Philadelphia.” Here are some questions that many of us had when we first considered enrolling in the Pathology Residency Program at Penn and that you might have as well if you don’t know Philly yet.

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News

Introducing Our New Residents

The Residency Program matched eight medical students (five MDs and three MD/PhDs) with a variety of academic career goals for training in AP/CP, AP only and CP only.

Read more
News

Neurology Study Pinpoints Potential New Drug Target for Protection against Certain Neurodegenerative Diseases

Findings from the Edward Lee lab could pave way for precision medicine approach to treatment of neurological diseases such as ALS and FTD.

Read more
News

NIH Award to Develop Synthetic DNA Vaccines to Fight HIV

The NIAID has awarded $16 million to a collaborative group led by Dr. David Weiner to develop the next generation of HIV vaccines.

Read more
News

Dr. Carl June is Co-Recipient of the 2015 Paul Ehrlich Prize

Awarded for his groundbreaking contributions to the field of immunotherapy against cancer.

Read more
Info

Making Gene Therapy a Reality

A recent WHYY Newsworks radio report highlights the promise of gene therapy after "more than three decades of trial and error."

Read more
News

Genes and Development Study Describes Function of an Enzyme Critical to Male Fertility

Dr. Zissimos Mourelatos is senior co-author of a study that describes how RNA helicase MOV10L1 protects the integrity of the germ line by giving rise to a class of RNA molecules that are essential to sperm development.

Read more