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While Protesters Rage Against Tech Giants, Biotech Drives Quietly By

August 12, 2014 – 4:30 am | Edit Post
While Protesters Rage Against Tech Giants, Biotech Drives Quietly By

Not long ago, biotech made a lot of people angry. Up until 2005 or so, the annual Biotechnology Industry Organization conference attracted large street protests, which in turn attracted cops in riot…

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While Protesters Rage Against Tech Giants, Biotech Drives Quietly By

August 12, 2014 – 4:30 am | Edit Post
While Protesters Rage Against Tech Giants, Biotech Drives Quietly By

Not long ago, biotech made a lot of people angry. Up until 2005 or so, the annual Biotechnology Industry Organization conference attracted large street protests, which in turn attracted cops in riot…

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James Paulson chosen as TSRI’s acting leader

August 11, 2014 – 4:24 pm | Edit Post

Paulson succeeds Michael Marletta, who remains a Scripps faculty member.

All about slowing down the protein

August 11, 2014 – 12:00 pm | Edit Post

Called MYC, it can be tamed to stop cancer, Scripps Research scientists say.

Clinical Trial Evaluates Safety of Stem Cell Transplantation in Spine

August 11, 2014 – 11:06 am | Edit Post
Clinical Trial Evaluates Safety of Stem Cell Transplantation in Spine

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have launched a clinical trial to investigate the safety of neural stem cell transplantation in patients with chronic spinal cord injuries. This Phase I clinical t…

Happy Monday! Now take CELSIUS

August 11, 2014 – 8:59 am | Edit Post

August 11 Celsuis quiz

Team Finds New Calorie-Burning Switch in Brown Fat

August 11, 2014 – 12:00 am | Edit Post

The discovery, from the Kralli lab, is important to medical researchers because the brown fat calorie-burning process naturally stimulates weight loss and may also protect against diabetes.

Scientists Create Most Detailed Map Yet of Virus that Causes Colds, Pink Eye

August 11, 2014 – 12:00 am | Edit Post

The work by investigators Vijay Reddy and Glen Nemerow solves the mystery of previously incompatible results and points to new avenues for drug development and gene therapy.

TSRI Scientists Awarded $3.4 Million to Investigate the Secret Lives of Brain Cells

August 11, 2014 – 12:00 am | Edit Post

The project will be led by Associate Professor Kristin Baldwin and will involve a collaboration with the TSRI Mouse Genetics Core, led by Sergey Kupriyanov.

Researchers Find Genetic Mutations Linked to Salivary Gland Tumors

August 11, 2014 – 12:00 am | Edit Post

The research, led by biologist Michael Conkright, paves the way to new cancer treatments.