Vol 9. Issue 17 / May 18, 2009

Researchers Discover Molecular Defect Involved in Hearing Loss - The finding from the Mueller lab may lead to better understanding of how the body responds to mechanical stimuli.

Scientists Devise New Strategy for Simplifying the Synthesis of Important Chemical Class - A nature-inspired approach from the Baran lab simplifies large-scale synthesis of a diverse array of terpenes.

2009 Graduating Students - Their names, faces, advisors, and dissertations.

George Koob Receives Honorary Degree

Micalizio Lab Papers Make Most-Accessed Lists

Evergreen Middle School Supports Scripps Research

Scientists Determine Workings of Potentially Useful Virus

Team Invents First Technique for Producing Promising Anti-Leukemia Agent

A Major Breakthrough in Generating Safer, Therapeutic Stem Cells from Adult Cells

Scientists Model 3-D Structures of Proteins that Control Human Clock

New High-Throughput Screening Technique Makes Probing Puzzling Proteins Possible

Scientists Find Structure of a Protein that Makes Cancer Cells Resistant to Chemotherapy

Scientists "Watch" as Individual Alpha-Synuclein Proteins Change Shape

Scripps Research Scientists Mentor Students in New SMART Program

Scripps Research Holds 17th Commencement - The ceremony honored keynote speaker Stanford University chemist John Brauman and 41 graduating students—the largest graduating class ever.