Add to Favorites Newsroom RSS Share
La Jolla, CA USA

Our News on Newswise

Firefly Gene Illuminates Ability of Optimized CRISPR-Cpf1 to Efficiently Edit Human Genome

2017Farzan_headshot.jpg

Scientists on the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have improved a state-of-the-art gene-editing technology to advance the system’s ability to target, cut and paste genes within human and animal cells—and broadening the...
17-Jun-2017 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Scripps Florida Scientist and Collaborators Win $7 Million Grant to Develop New ALS Treatments

disney_matthew.jpg

Professor Matthew Disney of the Department of Chemistry on the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), together with scientists from Mayo Clinic’s Florida campus and Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, has been awarded $7.2 million...
15-Jun-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Influenza Virus Can Overcome Potentially Crippling Mutations

Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have shown that for the virus that causes the flu, two wrongs can sometimes make a right.
14-Jun-2017 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Scientists Solve a Mystery in Cellular “Droplet” Organelles

Droplets_Deniz_movie.jpg

The new research may have important implications for fundamental biology and diseases like ALS.
12-Jun-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Anti-Heroin Vaccine Found Effective in Non-Human Primates

janda_bremer.jpg

This is the first vaccine against an opioid to pass this stage of preclinical testing.
6-Jun-2017 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Perseverance Pays Off in Fight Against Deadly Lassa Virus

surface_side.jpg

This story starts with a young graduate student in San Diego and leads all the way to Sierra Leone, to a unique hospital where Lassa fever victims arrive by the thousands every year.
31-May-2017 5:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Scripps Florida Scientist Wins $2 Million Grant to Study Childhood Disorder Linked to Behavioral Problems

tomchik_seth2.jpg

Assistant Professor Seth Tomchik of the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) has received $2 million in funding from the National Institutes of Health’s National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS). The new...
31-May-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

The Scripps Research Institute Appoints Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. CEO Joel Marcus to Board of Directors

JSMPhoto_official.jpg

The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), one of the world's largest, private, non-profit research organizations, today announced the appointment of Joel S. Marcus to its Board of Directors.
30-May-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Our YouTube Videos





Chat now!