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Jul 21, 2016, 08:30 ET The Scripps Research Institute Leverages Powerful End-to-End DDN Storage to Help Reveal Secrets to New Medical Treatments

 DataDirect Networks (DDN) today announced that The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), one of the world's largest independent organizations...


Jun 06, 2016, 11:49 ET TSRI Appoints Richard King as Chief Operating Officer

 The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) has named Richard A. King, formerly president and CEO of AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc., as chief...


Jun 02, 2016, 10:09 ET Skaggs Family Gives $2 Million for New TSRI Graduate Program Endowment

 The Skaggs family has given a new $2 million gift to support exceptional students in The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) graduate...


Mar 15, 2016, 12:48 ET TSRI Scientists Identify Molecular Markers of Kidney Transplant Rejection

Despite advances in organ transplant medicine in recent decades, about half of all kidney transplant patients still lose their organ to rejection...


Feb 19, 2016, 08:06 ET Scripps Florida's Courtney Miller Wins Presidential Early Career Award

Courtney Miller, associate professor on the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), has been selected to receive a Presidential...


Jan 27, 2016, 11:00 ET Philanthropist Samuel Yin Provides $12.8 Million Gift for New Laboratories at The Scripps Research Institute

 Philanthropist and businessman Samuel Yin of Taiwan has given $12.8 million to The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) to help fund construction...


Nov 09, 2015, 09:00 ET St. Jude and Scripps Research Institute Scientists Help Launch Human Dark Proteome Initiative

Scientists at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) and other institutions today announced the launch of the...


Sep 18, 2015, 13:24 ET Scripps Research Institute Names Peter Schultz as CEO, Steve Kay as President

The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) today announced the appointment of chemist Peter G. Schultz as CEO and biologist Steve A. Kay as...


Aug 24, 2015, 12:18 ET New Study by TSRI and Janssen Makes Major Advance Toward More Effective, Long-Lasting Flu Vaccine

Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) and the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) have found a way...


Jun 18, 2015, 14:11 ET Team Led by TSRI Scientists Shows AIDS Vaccine Candidate Successfully 'Primes' Immune System

New research led by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI) and The Rockefeller...


Apr 14, 2014, 08:00 ET The Scripps Research Institute Announces 'Scripps Advance,' a New Drug Discovery Initiative

The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) today announced the formation of Scripps Advance, a new drug discovery initiative to translate early-stage...


Mar 14, 2014, 14:22 ET Scripps Florida Scientists Devise New, Lower Cost Method to Create More Usable Fuels

As the United States continues to lead the world in the production of natural gas, scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research...


Feb 06, 2014, 14:00 ET The Ultimate Decoy: Scripps Research Institute Scientists Find Protein that Misdirects Immune System

A team led by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) has discovered an unusual bacterial protein that attaches to virtually any...


Feb 05, 2014, 13:01 ET Scripps Research Institute Scientists Create Potential Vaccine Ingredient for Childhood Respiratory Disease

The feat bolsters rational vaccine design approach that could also be applied to other challenging viruses including HIV and influenza...