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TSRI Scientists Stabilize HIV Structure, Design Potential AIDS Vaccine Candidates

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Two new studies led by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute advance efforts to produce HIV vaccine candidates, potentially suitable for large-scale production.
28-Jun-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

TSRI’s Phil Baran Wins Blavatnik National Award

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Chemist Phil Baran of The Scripps Research Institute has won a 2016 Blavatnik National Award for Young Scientists. Blavatnik National Awards are granted to only three individuals each year, one in each of the fields of physical science/engineering,...
27-Jun-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

TSRI Scientists Find New Cancer Drug Target in Dual-Function Protein

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Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute have identified a protein that launches cancer growth and appears to contribute to higher mortality in breast cancer patients. The new findings suggest that future therapies might target this protein,...
24-Jun-2016 7:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

TSRI Scientists Reveal Single-Neuron Gene Landscape of the Human Brain

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A team of scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), University of California, San Diego (UC San Diego) and Illumina, Inc., has completed the first large-scale assessment of single neuronal “transcriptomes.”
20-Jun-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New TSRI Method Opens Door to Development of Many New Medicines

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Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute have developed a powerful new method for finding drug candidates that bind to specific proteins, an advance that can be applied to a large set of proteins at once, even to the thousands of distinct...
13-Jun-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Scientists Awarded $1.3m to Optimize Chemical Probes to Test an Innovative Approach to Cancer Treatment

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Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute have been awarded $1.3 million by the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health to develop novel compounds to enhance the immune system of patients with cancer.
7-Jun-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Two TSRI Chemists Named Finalists for Blavatnik Awards

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Matthew Disney, professor on the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), and Phil Baran, Darlene Shiley Professor of Chemistry on the California campus of TSRI, have been named chemistry finalists for the 2016 Blavatnik National...
3-Jun-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Scripps Florida Scientists Discover a New Protein Crucial to Normal Forgetting

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A study by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute Florida campus uncovers a new aspect of how the process of forgetting works, indicating a protein called “Scribble” orchestrates the intracellular signaling processes for forgetting,...
31-May-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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