Vol 8. Issue 36 / November 24, 2008

Scientists Discover New Cause of Fatal Brain Injury from Acute Viral Meningitis - Findings from the McGavern lab present a whole new view of what goes on in the brain during meningitis.

Researchers Identify Blood Component that Turns Bacteria Virulent - A study led by Associate Professor Marta Perego and Research Associate Adam Wilson may provide the basis for new drug development for anthrax and other bacterial infections.

M.G. Finn Promoted to Full Professor

Bruno Conti Receives Tenure

Shelby Ellery Selected for Novartis Graduate Fellowship

San Diego Philanthropist John Moores Gives $2.1 Million to Scripps Research

Scientists Identify Exciting New Compounds for Stem Cell Production from Adult Cells

Scientists Develop A New Strategy to Fight Obesity

How Brain Circuits Are Built

Team Uncovers New Way to Limit Damaging Production of Nitric Oxide

In Memoriam: Ernest Beutler (1928 — 2008)

Scripps Research and IAVI Launch World's First Dedicated HIV Neutralizing Antibody Center

Exploring "Molecules That Changed the World"

Team Reverses Huntington's Disease Symptoms in Mice

Touch and Go - Bruce Pascal builds the next big thing in proteomics.