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

Key Steps Can Lower Risk of CAD Complications During Surgery

The case of an 80-year-old man with cold agglutinin disease (CAD) who underwent abdominal surgery to remove his gallbladder was described in a recent report. Its investigators highlighted steps that can be taken to minimize the risk of CAD-related complications during surgery, such as increasing the temperature of the…