Do Germs Cause Type 1 Diabetes? Tuesday, May 17, 2016 Germs could play a role in the development of type 1 diabetes by triggering the body’s immune system to destroy the cells that produce insulin, new research suggests. Crucial Reaction for Vision Revealed Monday, May 16, 2016 Scientists have tracked the reaction of a protein responding to light, paving the way for a new understanding of life's essential reactions.Secrets of a Deadly Virus Family Revealed Wednesday, April 27, 2016 Scripps Research scientists uncover the glycoprotein structure of LCMV. The findings could guide development of treatments for Lassa fever.Serotonin Transporter Structure Revealed Wednesday, April 20, 2016 Researchers determined the 3-D structure of the serotonin transporter and visualized how two common antidepressants interact with the protein.WuXi AppTec Acquires Crelux Monday, April 18, 2016 Acquisition enhances Wuxi’s structure-based drug discovery capabilities and establishes Wuxi research facilities within Europe. Eli Lilly Fly to the ISS for R&D Monday, April 11, 2016 Eli Lilly & Company is willing to go the extra mile for research and development—230 miles straight up, in fact—to the International Space Station (ISS).Zika Virus Structure Revealed Monday, April 04, 2016 Team at Purdue becomes the first to determine the structure of the Zika virus, which reveals insights critical to the development of effective antiviral treatments and vaccines.Half a Million-Dollar Tick Monday, April 04, 2016 How proteins present in tick saliva prevent the immune system from running amok.Promising Model for Hantavirus Drug Design Tuesday, March 01, 2016 X-ray crystallography provides drug template against disease transmitted by small rodents.