Vol 10. Issue 16 / May 10, 2010

Norman Klinman (1937 – 2010)
Professor Emeritus Norman Klinman had been a member of the Scripps Research faculty for more than 30 years.

Team Provides Groundbreaking New Understanding of Stem Cells
The surprising biochemical findings may improve scientists' ability to manipulate cell fate and promote healing.

Lessons on Life, Leadership, and Luck
Jay Kopelman, retired Marine lieutenant colonel, spoke as part of the Lunch & Learn seminar series for employees.

Scientists Reveal How Genetic Mutations May Cause Type 1 Diabetes

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 Solve Protein Structure Revealing Secrets of Cell Membranes
The findings from the Schmid lab may lead to better ways to deliver drugs.