Vol 7. Issue 37 / December 10, 2007

New Test Identifies Lethal Prion Strains Quickly and Accurately - The findings from the Weissmann lab will significantly accelerate prion research.

New Online Service Expands Job Search Options for Students, Postdocs - Scripps Research postdoctoral fellows, graduate students, and alumni now have a new resource to use in their job searches—a job board and career resources from Bio Career Center.

Richard Lerner Wins Builders of Science Award

Jessica Raushel and Benjamin Pratt Awarded Eli Lilly Fellowships

New Research Identifies a Novel Receptor and Potential Target to Prevent the Sexual Transmission of HIV-1

Scientists Develop Modeling Method that Increases Our Understanding of Diseases like Cystic Fibrosis and Alzheimer's

Failure is Not an Option

Team Blocks Bacterial Communication System to Prevent Deadly Staph Infections

Scripps Research Wins $51 Million to Study Critical Immune Response Mechanisms

Inventing New Chemistry

Structure of HIV Capsid Protein Reveals Potential Weakness at Inner Core of Virus

Scientists Develop Innovative Dual Action Anthrax Vaccine-Antitoxin Combination





Scientists Discover Chemical Triggers for Aggression in Mice - The work from the Stowers lab could help unravel the general neurological basis for behaviors.