Vol 10. Issue 19 / June 7, 2010

Scientists Break Barrier to Creating Potential Therapeutic Molecules
The new technique from the Micalizio lab could help accelerate the study and identification of new drugs.

Institute Awarded $6 Million to Develop Potential Therapies to Fight Alcoholism and Autism-Linked Syndrome
Scripps Florida Professor Claes Wahlestedt will lead the work.

Jared Machado
Meet Jared Machado, the new controller for Scripps Research.

Loren Parsons Receives Tenure

Kurt Wüthrich Named Foreign Member of The Royal Society

Phil Baran Wins Thieme-IUPAC Prize

Michael Oldstone's Viruses, Plagues, and History Named San Diego Book Awards Finalist

Keary Engle Wins NSF Student Scholars Program in Green Chemistry

Christine Crumbley Wins American Heart Association Fellowship

Scientists Find Chemical Signal from Predators That Sparks Fear in Mice

Team Discovers Body's Own Molecular Protection Against Arthritis

Study Overturns Decade-Old Findings in Neurobiology

Scripps Research Celebrates 18th Commencement

Scientists Solve Protein Structure Revealing Secrets of Cell Membranes

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

Scripps Research Institute Dedicates Dorris Neuroscience Center
The institute officially launches a newly consolidated research center and honors Helen Dorris, who has supported work at the institute for many years.