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Jeffery Kelly Elected to National Academy of Inventors


Jeffery Kelly, Ph.D., co-chair of the Department of Molecular Medicine at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), has been named a fellow of the esteemed National Academy of Inventors (NAI), the organization announced today.
12-Dec-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Blueprints for Anti-Cancer Drugs Discovered in Bacterial Genomes

New research suggests these hidden genes hold the blueprints for designing new, even more effective cancer-targeting compounds.
11-Dec-2017 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Scientists Discover Possible Master Switch for Programming Cancer Immunotherapy


How do killer T cells “learn” to leave their home base and amass within specific tissues like the skin, gut, and lung, or solid tumors?
11-Dec-2017 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

The Structure of Cool


A team of researchers from The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) and Duke University has made the first determination of the atomic structure of Transient Receptor Potential Melastatin 8 (TRPM8), a molecular sensor in nerve ends that detects cold...
6-Dec-2017 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

The Scripps Research Institute Welcomes Renowned Data Scientist Amalio Telenti


Telenti is a leading data scientist and genomic researcher whose research foci include human genomics, as well as infectious disease research.
30-Nov-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Scientists Create First Semi-Synthetic Organism that Stores and Retrieves Unnatural Information


This “semi-synthetic” strain of E. coli is the first to both contain unnatural bases in its DNA and use the bases to instruct cells to make a new protein.
27-Nov-2017 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

To Forget or to Remember? Memory Depends on Subtle Brain Signals, Scientists Find


Understanding how brains actively erase memories may open new understanding of memory loss and aging, and open the possibility of new treatments for neurodegenerative disease.
21-Nov-2017 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Good Cells Gone Bad

A new study from The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) is the first to show precisely how a process in nerve cells called the S-nitrosylation (SNO) reaction—which can be caused by aging, pesticides and pollution—may contribute to Parkinson’s...
16-Nov-2017 12:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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