Vol 11. Issue 14 / April 25, 2011

NextEra Energy, FPL, and Scripps Research Announce Collaborative Effort to Research the Next Generation of Clean Energy Solutions — "We are delighted to participate in this partnership, which advances the knowledge-based economy in the state," said Harry Orf, vice president for scientific operations at Scripps Florida.

Team Uncovers New DNA Role in Modifying Gene Function — The findings from the Griffin lab suggest a new approach to creating highly targeted therapeutics.

Hugh Rosen, J. Lindsay Whitton, and Ben Shen Elected to American Academy of Microbiology

Laura Bohn Wins John J. Abel Award in Pharmacology

Antonio Amelio Earns Cancer Research Scholar-in-Training Award

Scripps Research Center Hosts NCI Network Meeting

Second Annual Scripps Florida ResearchFest Features Presentations, Prizes, Vendors

Scientists Find E. Coli Enzyme Must Move to Function

Scientists Find Sensory Wiring for Smells Varies Among Individuals

Method Reveals New View of Human Nerve Cells, Opening Door to Potential Drug Targets

Scripps Research and MIT Scientists Discover Class of Potent Anti-Cancer Compounds

New Lupus Drug Results from Scripps Research Technology

Engineering Better Approaches to Chemistry

Scripps Research Names Michael A. Marletta as President

Scientists Develop Powerful New Methodology for Stabilizing Proteins

Scientists Reveal Key Mechanism Governing Nicotine Addiction

Scripps Research Team Creates New Synthetic Compound with HIV-Fighting Promise



Scientists Develop Compound that Effectively Halts Progression of Multiple Sclerosis
The research from Scripps Florida labs, also holds promise for other autoimmune disorders.