Marisa Wexler, MS, senior science writer —

Marisa holds a Master of Science in cellular and molecular pathology from the University of Pittsburgh, where she studied novel genetic drivers of ovarian cancer. Her areas of expertise include cancer biology, immunology, and genetics, and she has worked as a science writing and communications intern for the Genetics Society of America.

Articles by Marisa Wexler

Ehlers-Danlos Society Takes Awareness Month Online in May

May is Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and Hypermobility Spectrum Disorder Awareness Month. This year, although in-person events have been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Ehlers-Danlos Society is challenging the community to help raise awareness of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) and hypermobility spectrum disorder (HSD) by posting…

Ehlers-Danlos Society Accepting Applications for Research Grants

The Ehlers-Danlos Society is accepting applications for its spring 2020 research grant program. Grants will support research in Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) and hypermobility spectrum disorders (HSD). Through its Spring 2020 Microgrants program, the society will award about nine grants of up to $5,000 each. These grants are generally…