TSRI Team Finds Unique Anti-Diabetes Compound Thursday, December 10, 2015 Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have deployed a powerful new drug discovery technique to identify an anti-diabetes compound with a novel mechanism of action.Key Bacterial Component Resolved Wednesday, December 09, 2015 A new study offers atomic-level details of the molecular machinery that allows swimming bacteria to sense their environment and change direction when needed.Beckman Coulter Announces Third Annual Kaluza Prizes Tuesday, December 08, 2015 ASCB to sponsor the Third Annual ASCB Kaluza Prizes for excellence in graduate student research.Protein 'Talks' to Wrong Partners in Cystic Fibrosis Monday, December 07, 2015 Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have found evidence that a mutant protein responsible for most cases of cystic fibrosis is so busy “talking” to the wrong cellular neighbors that it cannot function normally and is prematurely degraded.'Fingerprints' for Major Drug Development Targets Friday, December 04, 2015 For the first time, scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have created detailed “fingerprints” of a class of surface receptors that have proven highly useful for drug development.Cancer-causing Protein “Turned Off” Friday, December 04, 2015 Clinical trials on the horizon for experimental cancer drug. Boehringer Ingelheim, MD Anderson Join Forces Thursday, December 03, 2015 Boehringer Ingelheim and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have announced a collaboration focused on developing innovative medicines for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC). Embryonic Switch for Cancer Stem Cell Generation Wednesday, December 02, 2015 An international team of scientists report that decreases in a specific group of proteins trigger changes in the cancer microenvironment that accelerate growth and development of therapy-resistant cancer stem cells (CSCs).
Primitive Human Leukemia Cells Grown in Lab Wednesday, December 02, 2015 Rogue stem cells are at the root of all leukemias.