January 04, 2016
New breast cancer drug, in combination with other therapies, may be effective against other types of cancer JAMA Oncology study finds.
December 16, 2015
TIES Cancer Research Network (TCRN) offers a model system for facilitating data and biospecimen sharing.
December 08, 2015
Combination of palbociclib and paclitaxel shrinks tumors in nearly half of patients with estrogen-receptor (ER) positive breast cancer.
Researchers present latest results for CTL019 personalized therapy in pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia and non-Hodgkin lymphoma clinical trials at ASH.
December 07, 2015
Next-gen sequencing at Penn's Center for Personalized Diagnostics analyzes mutational landscape of CLL patients and identifies potentially targetable pathways for intervention.
December 06, 2015
List of influential pathologists and laboratory medicine professionals includes the Department's Chair Dr. David Roth.
December 02, 2015
The CVPF's gene editing technology to make the DNA of HIV-positive patients resitant to the virus is showcased.
Grant for academic support project to help local middle school students with SAT preparation and writing sessions.
October 29, 2015
Award recognizes extraordinary distinguished service to ASCP and the pathology profession.
October 20, 2015
PGY2 pathology resident wins for best oral presentation and best poster abstract at Dermatopathology Society Annual Meeting.
October 15, 2015
Tissue samples from 100 TNBC patients screened.
October 14, 2015
Improvements in interdepartmental handling of specimens.
October 13, 2015
Endowed Professorship honors Dr. Peter Nowell, the Lasker Award-winning Penn luminary who co-discovered the Philadelphia chromosome.
October 09, 2015
Term begins in January 2016, followed by term as the AACC's 68th president in 2017.
October 07, 2015
Elenitoba-Johnson Lab finds complex array of mutations in rare, aggressive leukemia of mature T cells.
Greene Lab shows that treatment with herceptin or lapatanib, followed by interferon-gamma, dramatically improves tumor eradication in the mice.
October 06, 2015
Cines and Greene Labs publish in Nature Communications.
October 01, 2015
Of the region's seven physicians listed as best doctors in pathology, four are Department members.
September 30, 2015
Use of a novel synthetic platform for creating vaccines originally developed in the Weiner Lab.
September 28, 2015
The Department welcomes Dr. Laurel Glaser, who will be appointed Assistant Director of the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory at HUP.
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