Vol 10. Issue 15 / May 3, 2010

Inaugural Event Showcases Research Talent of Scripps Florida Postdocs and Graduate Students
"The atmosphere was lively all day, great science and products were on exhibit, and excellent presentations were given," said Harry Orf, Scripps Florida vice president for scientific operations.

New Grant Funds Development of New Tests for Potential Obesity and Diabetes Treatment
The expanded funding could help validate a novel therapeutic target.

Karsten Sauer Wins Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Award

SF-SRF Announces ResearchFest Prize Winners

Scripps Research Scientists Solve Mystery of Fragile Stem Cells

New Nano-Tool Synthesized at Scripps Research

Study Shows Compulsive Eating Shares Addictive Biochemical Mechanism with Cocaine, Heroine Abuse

Scripps Research Team Finds Structure of "Swine Flu" Virus

Light Activated "Warhead" Turns Modest Molecules into Super Protein Killers

Scientists Identify Age-Associated Defects in Schizophrenia

Courtney Miller's Compass

Team Reveals How An Old Drug Could Have A New Use for Treating River Blindness

Scientists Find Two Compounds that Lay the Foundation for a New Class of AIDS Drug

Team Finds Stress Hormone Key to Alcohol Dependence

Scientists Find Cancer Cells Co-opt Fat Metabolism Pathway to Become More Malignant

Scientists Reveal How Genetic Mutations May Cause Type 1 Diabetes
The findings from the Teyton and Wilson labs point to a new drug target for Type 1 diabetes and other autoimmune diseases.