Vol 10. Issue 22 / July 19, 2010

Noted Biochemist Joins Department of Chemistry
Paul R. Thompson, formerly on the faculty at the University of South Carolina, is joining Scripps Florida as an associate professor.

NIH Awards Team $2.3 Million Grant to Develop New Treatments for Drug Addiction
The expanded funding could help end a 30-year therapeutic

Institute Expands Summer Internship Programs

Scientists Determine Structure of Immune Molecule that Counteracts Many Strains of HIV

Scripps Research Institute Dedicates Dorris Neuroscience Center

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

Scientists Uncover Previously Unknown Natural Mechanism that Controls Cocaine Use
The findings from the Kenny lab suggest a potential new method of treating cocaine addiction.