Vol 9. Issue 21 / July 13, 2009

Study Points Way to Better Structure Modeling and Docking - A study led by Professor Ray Stevens could lead to improved computer modeling and higher quality drug development.

Chris T. Sullivan and Leanna Landsmann to Lead Scripps Florida Council - As co-chairs, Chris Sullivan and Leanna Landsmann will help to recruit and lead a group of prominent individuals who will assist Scripps Florida in seeking support from others throughout the state and nation.

Scripps Research Appoints Scott Forrest as Director of Business and Technology Development - "[Scott] has an incredible technical background and an absolutely spot-on entrepreneurial and business sense," says Vice President for Business Development Mark Crowell.

Erica Ollmann Saphire and Marisa Roberto Win Presidential Early Career Awards

Richard Lerner Receives Ulysses Medal and Honorary Degree from University College Dublin

Scientists Uncover Novel Mechanism Controlling Tumor Growth in the Brain

Team Led by Scripps Research Scientists Finds New Way that Cells Fix Damage to DNA

A Potential New MS Treatment's Long and Winding Road

Scripps Research Holds 17th Commencement

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 Key Culprits in Lupus - New research suggests novel drug targets for the treatment of lupus and other autoimmune diseases.