E. John Wherry, PhD
Chair, Department of Systems Pharmacology & Translational Therapeutics
Richard and Barbara Schiffrin President's Distinguished Professor
Director, Institute for Immunology
Co-Program Leader, Immunobiology Program, Abramson Cancer Center
Co-Director, Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy
University of Pennsylvania
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Lab in the News
Blood Transfusion Doesn’t Transfer COVID-19 Vaccine
Tuesday, December 13, 2022
A blood transfusion from a vaccinated person doesn’t transfer the inoculation to an unvaccinated person. But high-profile purveyors of misinformation have been promoting the long-standing false claim that it does.
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What Is COVID Actually Doing to Our Immune Systems?
Tuesday, January 31, 2023
The research sounds scary. It’s not bunk—but it’s important to understand its purpose.