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The DNA Damage Response Goes Viral: A Way in for New Cancer Treatments

Salk researchers show how DNA repair proteins sound the alarm to threats, pointing to a novel cancer therapy
25-Aug-2015 12:00 PM EDT

Receptors in Brain Linked to Schizophrenia, Autism


Mice lacking a set of receptors in one type of neuron in the brain developed compulsive, anti-social behaviors, Salk scientists found
10-Aug-2015 12:05 PM EDT

New Insight Into How the Immune System Sounds the Alarm

Salk scientists unveil how a critical molecule turns on T cells.
31-Jul-2015 8:00 AM EDT

Brain-Based Algorithms Make for Better Networks


Salk and Carnegie Mellon researchers uncover how the brain prunes back synapses in development
10-Jul-2015 12:00 PM EDT

Stem Cells Move One Step Closer to Cure for Genetic Diseases


Salk scientists have created mutation-free lines of stem cells from human patients with mitochondrial diseases.
15-Jul-2015 1:05 PM EDT

Rusty Gage Receives Allen Distinguished Investigator Award to Reveal Biology of Alzheimer’s Disease


Salk Institute research team aims to discover the fundamental causes of disease to generate successful treatments.
13-Jul-2015 6:05 PM EDT

New Technique Maps Elusive Chemical Markers on Proteins


Researchers have developed antibodies to help study critical chemical modifications responsible for a protein’s development
30-Jun-2015 12:00 PM EDT

A High-Fat Diet May Alleviate Mitochondrial Disease


Salk scientists find that dietary fat, coupled with a natural hormone, can relieve metabolic dysfunction associated with mitochondrial disease in mice
30-Jun-2015 12:05 PM EDT

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