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Scripps Florida Scientists Receive $1.4 Million to Study Drug Candidates for Neurological Disorders and Other Diseases

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Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have been awarded $1.4 million from the National Institute of Mental Health of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to explore the development of drug candidates for a...
28-Jul-2015 1:05 PM EDT

Scripps Florida Scientists Win $1.5M to Study New Strategies for Parkinson’s Disease and Other Disorders

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Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute have been awarded nearly $1.5 million from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences to explore the therapeutic potential of a class of proteins that play essential roles...
27-Jul-2015 8:00 AM EDT

TSRI Researcher Wins $4.5 Million in Grants to Support Development of AIDS Vaccine

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The Scripps Research Institute has been awarded two grants from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation totaling more than $4.5 million to fund new tools to collect and process high-resolution images of HIV proteins interacting with antibodies with goal...
23-Jul-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Scripps Florida Scientists Receive $2.8 Million to Develop Innovative Approach to Latent HIV Infection

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Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute Florida campus have been awarded a pair of grants totaling nearly $2.8 million to develop a new therapeutic agent to reduce latent levels of HIV that hide from the immune system in infected individuals.
16-Jul-2015 1:05 PM EDT

Scripps Florida Scientists Pinpoint Mechanism for Altered Pattern of Brain Growth in Autism Spectrum Disorder

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Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have uncovered how mutations in a specific autism risk gene alter the basic trajectory of early brain development in animal models.
15-Jul-2015 2:05 PM EDT

TSRI Scientists Win $1.2M Grant to Study Environmental Triggers of Lupus & Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Researchers from The Scripps Research Institute have received a grant of more than $1.2 million from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences’ ViCTER program to augment existing research into how environmental factors trigger such...
9-Jul-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Scripps Research Institute-Designed Drug Candidate Significantly Reduces HIV Reactivation Rate

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Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute have shown that, unlike other antiretroviral therapies, a natural compound called Cortistatin A establishes a near-permanent state of latency and greatly diminishing the HIV...
8-Jul-2015 1:05 PM EDT

Small RNAs Found to Play Important Roles in Memory Formation

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Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute have found that a type of genetic material called “microRNA” plays surprisingly different roles in the formation of memory in animal models. In some cases, these RNAs increase...
30-Jun-2015 8:00 AM EDT

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