Vol 6. Issue 16 / May 8, 2006

Structures on the Fast Track - A new robotic crystallization facility on the La Jolla campus is now ready to go.



Immune Response to HIV in the Brain a "Double-Edged Sword"

Lack of a Key Enzyme Dramatically Increases Resistance to Sepsis

Simple Tools for Complex Problems

Free Range Problem-Solving

New Class of Enzyme Inhibitors Blocks Replication of SARS Virus

Minor Mutations in Avian Flu Virus Increase Chances of Human Infection

The Accidental Author or the Price of Popularity

View from a Zeppelin: Interview with George Koob

A Passion for Science

Study Results Offer Guidance in Treatment of Alcohol Dependence - A paper in the Journal of the American Medical Association reports on the largest clinical trial ever conducted of pharmacologic and behavioral treatments for alcohol dependence.