Vol 10. Issue 29 / October 4, 2010

Scripps Research Names Innovative Chemist to Florida Faculty — "[Matt Disney's] recent discoveries in the field are exciting and promise to deliver new medicines for unmet needs," said K.C. Nicolaou, chair of the Department of Chemistry.

Gerald Edelman Receives Potomac Institute Navigator Award

Scientists Solve Long-Standing Mystery of Protein "Quality Control" Mechanism

Scientists Identify Molecules Involved in Touch and Other Mechanically Activated Systems

Team Discovers New Type of Anti-Malarial Compound

Scientists Unveil Structure of Adenovirus, the Largest High-Resolution Complex Ever Found

Scientists Uncover Possible Cocaine Addiction Trigger

Study Opens the Door to Developing a New Class of Drugs for Treating Epileptic Seizures

Scientists Uncover Previously Unknown Natural Mechanism that Controls Cocaine Use

Institute Expands Summer Internship Programs

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

Scripps Research Scientists Win $65 Million in New Grants
Four centers will work to reveal the form and function of proteins and protein complexes important in biology and medicine.