Vol 6. Issue 22 / July 17, 2006

Appointments of Dean of the Faculty and Dean of Graduate and Postgraduate Studies - Letter from the president shares the news that Professor Gerald Joyce has been appointed dean of the faculty; Professor Jeffrey Kelly, dean of graduate and postgraduate studies.

Meeting with Jimmy Carter Energizes Research Team - "President Carter took a keen interest in our work and underlined the huge impact it could have in developing countries," said Professor Kim Janda, director of the WIRM Institute.

Ian Schneider Wins Damon Runyon Award

Terry Meehan Wins Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation Fellowship



Researchers Map Infectious Hepatitis B Virus

Blood Work

Study Suggests Virus Uses Pressure to Sense when Full of DNA

Researchers Link Effects of Withdrawal to Compulsive Drug Use and Craving 

Scripps Research Holds 14th Commencement

Still on the Case

Study Results Offer Guidance in Treatment of Alcohol Dependence

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

Scientists Show Prion Disease Agent Can Cause Heart Damage - The new findings from the Oldstone lab suggest that the neurodegenerative disease affects other tissues.