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News from the University of Pennsylvania for Monday, August 15, 2016
Connell & Nicosia

Back to Life

The Gazette featured past Ph.D. students Alyssa Connell and Marissa Nicosia, who analyzed old handwriting in recipe books in the Libraries and recreated the dishes.

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Karin Sorenmo

Culture of Care

The Shelter Canine Mammary Tumor Program led by Vet’s Karin Sorenmo is featured in the Inquirer for the role it plays in aiding breast cancer research for humans.

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Jennifer Leonard


The Center on Professionalism, directed by Law’s Jennifer Leonard, offers students a series of programs with on-the-job training to help prepare them for future practice.

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John Wherry

Energetic Changes

New findings from E. John Wherry of Medicine show that tweaking cancer therapies to control increased metabolic rates in infection-fighting T-cells may enhance treatment.

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Faty Kane


Working in India this summer, Faty Kane, a rising sophomore from Columbus, Ohio, blogged about staying in touch with her students as the workshops come to an end.

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John Trojanowski

Leading the Way

For 25 years, the Alzheimer’s Disease Core Center, headed by John Trojanowski of Medicine, has been at the forefront of research on a broad range of dementias.

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