Why look for a cancer gene in yeast?
Cancer genes are fundamental for cell survival.
Looking for the function of ras in frog eggs.
What is the function of ras?
What's a homolog?
Mike Wigler mugging for the camera.
Mike Wigler and his group were among the first to clone and characterize human oncogenes.
A young Mike Wigler with pet snake.
Mike Wigler (R) with his older brother and pet dog.
Michael Hengartner, age three, with toy goat.