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Wistar Institute – Philadelphia – “The Wistar Institute”

Headquarters Philadelphia, PA
Size 150 to 499 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Health Care
Revenue $50 to $100 million (USD) per year

When the ailing wish upon a star, Wistar might be able to find them a cure. Founded in 1892, The Wistar Institute is a not-for-profit biomedical research institution concentrating on major diseases such as cancer, immune-system disorders, heart ailments, and infectious diseases. The institute operates from about 30 laboratories with research programs targeting genetic, molecular, and cellular discoveries. The company's research has been used in the development of vaccines, pharmaceuticals, and biotechnology drugs. Wistar collaborates with educational and governmental... More

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Wistar Institute President and CEO Russel E. Kaufman

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Pros: Great Place to work, professional environment. I knew what was expected of me. As in intern i did not receive any benifits Full Review

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