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The Scripps Research Institute recently relaunched our quarterly magazine Endeavor. Please find the most recent issue directly below with important information about TSRI, our impressive faculty, their science, and the vision we believe will continue to drive the future growth and success of the Institute.

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Endeavor: Vol. 13 No. 1, Spring 2017

TSRI + Calibr: A New Biomedical Research Paradigm
Zika: A Dangerous Virus Challenges Scientists To Work Quickly
Spotlight On: TSRI's Graduate Program



Below please find archived issues, published through Spring 2009.

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Endeavor: Vol. 12 No. 1

Scripps Florida Opens
Scripps Florida Speaks Out: A Roundtable Discussion
The Discoveries of Tomorrow


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Endeavor: Vol. 11 No. 3

Out of Africa: Erica Ollmann Saphire Takes the Path Less Traveled with Ebola
Moving Genetics Forward: Bruce Beutler Discovers the Beauty of Calculated Surprises
Watching the Dark: Claes Wahlestedt Finds Answers in Unexpected Places
Permanent Ghosts: Mark Mayford Pinpoints the Stuff of Memory


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Endeavor: Vol. 11 No. 2

Searching for a Faster Antidepressant: Tamas Bartfai Makes His Mark on the Next Big Challenge
Star-Crossed Pair: Paul Kenny Untangles the Ties Between Depression and Addiction
Genes of the Mind: Beth Thomas Looks for Ways to Get Ahead of Neuropsychiatric Diseases


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Endeavor: Vol. 11 No. 1

Tracking Breast Cancer Metastasis: Brunhilde Felding-Habermann Sets Her Sights on Therapies to Stop Tumors from Spreading
Moving Forward: John Cleveland Seizes Opportunities in Cancer Research at Scripps Florida
Putting Together the Big Picture: Nicholas Schork Searches the Genetic Code for Clues about Cancer


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Endeavor: Vol. 10 No. 2

How to Save the Planet: New Approaches to Preventing the Spread of Futurre Epidemics
On the Cusp of Regeneration: Sheng Ding Unlocks the Secrets of Stem Cells
The New World: Corinne Lazmezas Explores the Strange Landscape of Prion Diseases
Getting Creative with Chemistry: Phil Baran Follows His Passion


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Endeavor: Vol. 10 No. 1

Resetting the Dial: Bruno Conti Gives Life Expectancy a New Twist
The Problem with Wear and Tear: Martin Lotz Examines Osteoarthritis
Unclogging the Drain: Malcolm Leissring Explores New Approaches to Alzheimer's Disease


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Endeavor: Vol. 9 No. 3

Vaccinating Against Obesity: Study Offers Potential New Approach to Counter Weight Gain and Yo-yo Dieting
Getting to the Root of Friedreich's Ataxia: Joel Gottesfeld Comes Full Circle
Structures Working For and Against Us: Ian Wilson Reveals the Shapes of Present and Future Pandemics
Fishing in Troubled Waters: Michael Oldstone Reels in Clues to the Ravages of Prion Disease


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Endeavor: Vol. 9 No. 2

The Power of Sugar and Fat: Eric Zorrilla Explores Evolution Gone Wrong
A Matter of Balance: Layton Smith Probes Fat at the Molecular Level
What Lies Beneath: Natasha Kralli Examines the Intricacies of Metabolism


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Endeavor: Vol. 9 No. 1

Exploring a New Genetic World: Claes Wahlestedt Ventures Beyond the Central Dogma
Looking for a Job Description for RNA: John Hogenesch Brings New Tools to the Task
The Remaking of RNA: Martha Fedor Connects Form and Function


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Endeavor: Vol. 8 No. 4

Fat, Brains, and Pregnancy: Jerold Chun Makes Some Surprising Connections
Breathing Easier: Hugh Rosen’s Work May Help Potential Victims of “Shock Lung”
The Pragmatist: Floyd Romesberg Offers a New Take 0n Evolution


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Endeavor: Vol. 8 No. 3

Shaping the Growing Mind: Shelley Halpain Uncovers the Forces Behind Fragile X Syndrome
Folding and Misfolding: William Balch Offers a New Perspective on Cystic Fibrosis
The Trouble with Malaria: Elizabeth Winzeler Battles an Elusive Killer


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Endeavor: Vol. 8 No. 2

Political Science: Don Mosier Confronts the Problems of AIDS Research Launching Therapeutic Drugs
Into Inner Space: Scripps Research Team Uses Virus-based Nanoparticles to Target Tumors
Attacking an Epidemic: A Closer Look at SARS


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Endeavor: Vol. 8 No. 1

An Antidote for Addiction: Kim Janda Uses the Immune System to Fight Drug Abuse
Working to Understand the Brain’s Role in Alcohol Dependence: George Koob and Barbara Mason Search for Treatments That Work Over the Long-Term
The Seeker: Friedbert Weiss Looks for Answers in Hope of Preventing and Treating Addiction


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Endeavor: Vol. 7 No. 3

Research Offers New Hope in the Search to Treat Blindness: Martin Friedlander Explores the Potential of Stem Cell Therapy for Restoring Vision
Working to Solve the Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Puzzles: Jeffery Kelly Proposes a New Explanation for Neurological Disorders
Value Added: David Cheresh Conducts Basic Research with Therapeutic Potential
At the Roots of Alcoholism: Cindy Ehlers Finds Molecular Answers to an Urgent Social Problem


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Endeavor: Vol. 7 No. 2

Why Do Our Cells Betray Us? Dong-Er Zhang Works Toward Better Leukemia Treatment
Going Where Science Takes You: Dave Loskutoff Follows a Surprising Path to Understanding Blood Clotting, Heart Disease, Obesity, and Cancer
Hitting the Charts: Gregory del Zoppo Sets His Sights on Improving Outcome for Stroke Patients


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Endeavor: Vol. 7 No. 1

Focusing on What’s Important: Ken Fish Targets Schizophrenia Beyond the Brain
John Polich Tackles Philosophy with Science Anatomy of a Brain Department
Gerald Edelman and His Colleagues Address the Fundamentals


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Endeavor: Vol. 6 No. 3

Ozone at the Heart of Human Health: Basic Research Leads to a Surprising Discovery
Pushing the limits of the Genetic Code: Biology Isn't What it Used to Be
It Had to Work: Determination Fuels Scripps Research Scientists' Quest for AIDS Vaccine


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Endeavor: Vol. 6 No. 2

Patchwork: Carlos Barbas III Pieces Together Diverse Research in Chemical Biology
Beyond Conventional Wisdom: Libby Getzoff and Protein Crystallography
Origins of Life: Fifty Years Back, Several Billion Years Since


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Endeavor: Vol. 6 No. 1

A Medical Doctor in the Lab: Argyios Theofilopoulos Examines Lupus
Forty-One Years and Counting: Charles Cochrane and the Growth of the Department of Immunology
A Sense of Wonder: Gary Bokoch's Focus on Fundamentals


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Endeavor: Vol. 5 No. 3

Year in Review: 2002
Of NMR and the Nobel: An Interview with 2002 Laureate Kurt Wüthrich


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Endeavor: Vol. 5 No. 2

In Pursuit of the Molecular Culprits of Type 1 Diabetes: Three researchers seek clues to the mysteries of autoimmune disease
The Lure of Exploration: Bruce Beutler's quest to understand innate immunity
Renaissance Man: Frank Chisari brings his skills to the challenge of hepatitis B and C


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Endeavor: Vol. 5 No. 1

Building Codes: Cutting-edge molecular microscopy center opens
A Better View: Richard Ulevitch opens window into immune system's response to infection
Scripps Cancer Center: Responding to the challenges presented by research breakthroughs


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Endeavor: Vol. 4 No. 2

Year in Review 2001
President's Introduction
2001 Nobel Prize in Chemistry: K. Barry Sharpless, Ph.D.
Scientific Highlights: Cell Biology, Chemistry, Immunology, Molecular Biology, Molecular & Experimental Medicine, Neurobiology, Neuropharmacology, The Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology, Vascular Biology, Graduate Studies Program, Development Report


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Endeavor: Vol. 4 No. 1

Back to Basics: Creating synergies in the laboratory of Tamas Bartfai
Integrated Neurobiology: Steven Henriksen's approach to scientific inquiry
Bench Work: And James Quigley's process of life-long learning


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Endeavor: Vol. 3 No. 2

Year in Review 2000
President's Introduction
Scientific Highlights: Cell Biology, Chemistry, Immunology, Molecular Biology, Molecular & Experimental Medicine, Neurobiology, Neuropharmacology, The Skaggs Institute for Chemical Biology, Vascular Biology, Graduate Studies Program, Financial Report, Development Report


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Endeavor: Vol. 3 No. 1

Mining the Riches of Science: In the laboratory of Sandra Schmid
Focus on Retinal Eye Diseases: The perspective of Martin Friedlander
Where Organic Chemistry Meets Biology: The laboratory of Kim Janda


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Endeavor: Vol. 2 No. 1

Steve Kay, Ph.D.: With the Triffids
Fighting HIV: In the laboratory of Donald Mosier, M.D., Ph.D.
Discovering the RNA World: The perspective of James Williams, Ph.D.


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Endeavor: Vol. 1 No. 2

Ernest Beutler, M.D.: Making a difference in genetic disease
The World Not Seen: Inside the Molecular Graphics Laboratory
Taking Risks in Science ad Life: The perspective of Jeff Kelly, Ph.D.


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Endeavor: Vol. 1 No. 1

Secrets of the Origins of Life: The work of Paul Schimmel
Leaps of Faith: Peter Vogt's fusion of art and science
Deadly Emerging Viruses: TSRI scientists investigate new therapies