Promising Findings for Breast Cancer Therapy with Approved Drugs in Animal Study

October 07, 2015

Greene Lab shows that treatment with herceptin or lapatanib, followed by interferon-gamma, dramatically improves tumor eradication in the mice.

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2015-16 List of "Best Doctors" in Pathology

October 01, 2015

Of the region's seven physicians listed as best doctors in pathology, four are Department members.

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DNA-based Vaccine Successfully Eradicates Nearly Half of Precancerous Cervical Lesions in Clinical Trial

September 30, 2015

Use of a novel synthetic platform for creating vaccines originally developed in the Weiner Lab.

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Appointment of Laurel Glaser, MD, PhD, as Assistant Director of Clinical Microbiology

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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Roth Lab Publishes in Cell Reports

September 10, 2015

Findings report blood cancers develop when immune cell DNA editing enzyme hits off-target spots in the genome.

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Long-Term Remissions in First Group of Patients to Receive Personalized Cellular Therapy for CLL

September 03, 2015

Science Translational Medicine report details the mature results from the initial CAR T cell trial at Penn.

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Pathology Residency Program in the Top 10 for Quality of Clinical Training

August 31, 2015

The Pathology Residency Program at the University of Pennsylvania was ranked in this year’s Top 10 Residency Programs by reputation for quality of clinical training as determined by the physician network Doximity.

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CAP Inspection Concludes

August 21, 2015

Biennial College of American Pathologists (CAP) inspection of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine operations.

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Novel Synthetic DNA Vaccine Induces Immunity against MERS in Animal Species

August 20, 2015

Weiner Lab publishes in Science Translational Medicine.

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