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Brain Cells Capable of “Early-Career” Switch


Salk scientists find a single molecule that controls the fate of mature sensory neurons
11-May-2015 12:05 PM EDT

New Stem Cell May Overcome Hurdles for Regenerative Medicine


Salk Institute scientists discover new type of stem cell that could potentially generate mature, functional tissues
5-May-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Vital Step in Stem Cell Growth Revealed

Salk scientists’ finding could aid regenerative and cancer therapies
29-Apr-2015 12:00 PM EDT

Gene-Editing Technique Offers Hope for Hereditary Diseases

Salk scientists use molecular “scissors” to eliminate mitochondrial mutations in eggs and embryos
17-Apr-2015 1:05 PM EDT

How the Brain Balances Risk-Taking and Learning

Salk scientists discover a learning circuit in worms that gives clues to human behavior.
3-Apr-2015 1:05 PM EDT

Food for Thought: Master Protein Enhances Learning and Memory


Salk scientists discover a single protein that energizes muscles and the brain
3-Apr-2015 5:00 PM EDT

Immune System-in-a-Dish Offers Hope for “Bubble Boy Disease"

Salk researchers have been able to grow patient-derived, healthy cells in the lab, coming a step closer to treating fatal blood disorders
10-Mar-2015 4:05 PM EDT

Cellular Scissors Chop Up HIV Virus


Salk scientists re-engineered the bacterial defense system CRISPR to recognize HIV inside human cells and destroy the virus, offering a potential new therapy.
9-Mar-2015 3:05 PM EDT

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