Vol 8. Issue 39 / December 22, 2008

Next Generation Sequencing Comes to Campus - A new core service offers Scripps Research scientists easy access to technology providing faster and cheaper DNA or RNA sequencing.

Phil LoGrasso's Quartet

Julius Rebek Wins Humboldt Research Award

Paul Kenny Elected to American College of Neuropsychopharmacology

Christopher Toomey Selected for NIAID Program


Scientists Watch Membrane Fission in Real Time, Identifying a Cellular Fission Machine

Team Defines New Painkilling Chemical Pathway

Touch and Go

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)

Scientists Develop Method for Generating Novel Types of Stem Cells - The breakthrough from the Ding lab may offer an opportunity for expanding research and drug discovery.