Vol 10. Issue 32 / November 1, 2010

Finding the Rare Causes of Common Diseases — A team led by Professor Nicholas Schork describes new approaches for identifying genetic markers.

Harry Orf Receives BioFlorida Leadership Award

Ming Chen Wins ACS Fellowship

Scripps Florida Graduate Studies Launches Facebook Page

Scientists Develop Novel Test that Identifies River Blindness Parasite in its Active State

Scientists Reveal First Structure of a Class of Proteins that Sniff Out Signals Guiding Blood Cell Movement

Scientists Reveal Structure of Dangerous Bacteria's Powerful Multidrug Resistance Pump

Scripps Research Scientists Win $65 Million in New Grants

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

Team "Watches" Formation of Cells' Protein Factories for First Time
The work, led by Professor James Williamson in collaboration with Associate Professor Clinton Potter, Associate Professor Bridget Carragher, and colleagues, could help unravel the complexities of the cell and lead to new antibiotics and disease treatments.