Vol 10. Issue 38 / December 13, 2010

Martha Fedor Named Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Biological Chemistry — Scripps Research Associate Professor Martha Fedor will be the first female leader in the journal's 106-year history.

Researcher Awarded Pair of Unconventional Grants — The Glenn Foundation and the Found Animals Foundation support the innovative work of Assistant Professor William Ja.

ScrippsAssists Donates $750 to Torrey Pines State Reserve

Team Devises Broad New Technique for Screening Proteins

Team Reports Molecular Structure of Dopamine Receptor

Putting Down Roots: Franck Polleux Explores the Brain's Dynamic Beginnings

Team Implicates Wayward DNA-Repair Enzyme in Friedreich's Ataxia

Scientists Uncover Possible Cocaine Addiction Trigger

Team "Watches" Formation of Cells' Protein Factories for First Time

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 Home In on Chemicals Needed to Reprogram Cells
The groundbreaking discovery, from the Ding lab, moves the field closer to therapeutic applications.