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Salk In The Media

December 2014

New lung cancer treatment
San Diego 6 The CW

Worms' mental 'GPS' helps them find dinner
Science World Report

Navigating the stage with a disability
The Wall Street Journal

November 2014

In response
U-T San Diego

Itzhak Perlman at the Salk Institute

U-T event honors Salk's life, legacy
U-T San Diego

Itzhak Perlman charms the Salk
U-T San Diego

The brain on architecture
The Atlantic

Fres Salk program for U-T subscribers
U-T San Diego

Billion-Dollar campaigns roar back
The Chronicle of Philanthropy

October 2014

Eldar will fuse jazz & neurobiology Sunday
U-T San Diego

Jonas Salk: The man behind the science
U-T San Diego

Diabetes prevention Is hope of Salk discovery of 'Good Fat'
Times of San Diego

Researchers find entirely new type of 'good' fat in the human body - and say it can fight diabetes
The Daily Mail

Special methods can cut witness errors
U-T San Diego

September 2014

A vitamin D variant may be key to treating deadly pancreatic cancer
Los Angeles Times

Scientists ID an on/off switch for aging cells
R & D

More than 750 cyclists ride in Pedal the Cause

Getty Foundation announces grants for 20th-century buildings
New York Times

Cell 'Trash' tied to cancer, autoimmune diseases
U-T San Diego

Touching up a treasure
U-T San Diego

How the 'Garbage Men' of our bodies remove dead cells in different environments
Science World Report

August 2014

Researchers discover genetic trigger that could lead to new autoimmune, cancer treatments
Vaccine News Daily

Salk Institute laboratory head talks new role in brain cells

The brainwave that lets you recognize what's new in the world
Scientific American

Science mecca blooms on La Jolla mesa
U-T San Diego

San Diego scientist illuminates link between light and health

Drug sought from African tree
Voice of America

Wooing the big bucks
U-T San Diego

Inside the Icon
San Diego Magazine

Spotlight on women
San Diego Magazine

July 2014

A taste for business
U-T San Diego

Discovery may help lung cancer therapy
U-T San Diego

Protein Temporarily Reversed Type 2 Diabetes in Mice
US News and World Report

San Diego home to 49 of world's top scientists
U-T San Diego

Artificial embryonic stem cells have quality problems: study
U-T San Diego

Not All Stem Cells Created Equal
The Scientist

Mental health: New schizophrenia research offers hope
Las Cruces Sun-News

June 2014

Five insights challenging science's unshakable 'truths'
The Guardian

Computing a cure for HIV: 9 ways supercomputers help scientists understand and treat the virus
National Science Foundation

Blocking pain receptors could increase life and metabolism
Liberty Voice

Research helps clarify how obesity leads to Type 2 diabetes, cancer
Medical News Today

How biological time flies
USC News

Biocom partners with San Diego International Air

It's Personal: Why this real estate mogul is funding disease research
Inside Philanthropy

Prebys gives $25M to Salk endowment drive
UT San Diego

May 2014

The Light Therapeutic
The Economist

Bike benefit funds sisters' breast cancer study
UT San Diego

Salk professor named grantee in new pancreatic cancer research program

Why do you feel hungry in the night? It could be down to a faulty gene
The Huffington Post UK

Salk's Glenn Center Receives $3 Million Donation
San Diego Metro Magazine

Genes discovered linking circadian clock with eating schedule Health Canal

Meet the man who is trying to make humans immortal by recreating their brains on computers
Business Insider

Early indicators of schizophrenia indicated by new stem cell research
Medical News Today

Beyond the cut: Exploring the future of movies with neuroscience, virtual reality and architecture

Cancer researcher describes breakthrough
UT San Diego

Study IDs cause of brain bleeding immediately after stroke
AANS Neurosurgeon

Taking a chance for Jonas Salk
U-T San Diego

Scientists reveal network of fundamental motor circuitry
Medical Design Technology

Walk for Salk 5k event headlines free laboratory tours with 'Shrek'
San Diego Community News Group

Salk Institute study identifies novel regulator of key gene expression in cancer

April 2014

Salk Institute study identifies novel regulator of key gene expression in cancer
News Wise

Seen and Unseen: Could there ever be a "Cinema Without Cuts"?
Scientific American

The Salk Institute is featured on KUSI's World of Wonder
KUSI News San Diego

Salk Researchers' Work Explains How Brain Selects Memories
Times of San Diego

Research by UCI, Salk Institute points to novel therapies for minimizing stroke-induced brain damage
News Medical

New cause of brain bleeding immediately after stroke identified
Science Daily

New memory model explains how neurons select memories
Before It's News

Polio vaccine: The shots felt 'round the world
Chicago Sun Times

Potential link between brain development and breast cancer gene

Going Long
The Scientist

March 2014

American Association for Cancer Research to induct the 2014 Elected Class of Fellows
American Association for Cancer Research

Cancer-fighting gene needed in brain
UT San Diego

A dedicated circuit links direction-selective retinal ganglion cells to the primary visual cortex
Nature Journal

Famous Breast Cancer Gene Could Affect Brain Growth
Science Magazine

Acclaimed biologist fosters next generation of women in science
San Diego Source

Revisiting the Greatness of Physicist Leo Szilard
U-T San Diego

Sydney Brenner on what's harming science
U-T San Diego

Budding scientists get rare look inside Salk labs
U-T San Diego

February 2014

Gathering Of Great Minds: Creating San Diego's Salk Institute

Salk, Stanford partner in genomics program
U-T San Diego

January 2014

Factors that trigger "ALT-ernative" cancer cell growth
Chemotherapy Advisor

San Diego Will Play A Role In California's New Stem Cell Genomics Center

Strawberry, Cucumber Nutrient May Prevent Alzheimers Memory Loss
Drug Discovery & Development

Genomics and Epigenomic Variations in Arabidopsis
PacBio Blog

How Does The Brain Create Sequences?

December 2013

Scientists see relief in budget deal
U-T San Diego

Salk Institute Names Alan Gold and David Hale to Its Board
San Diego Business Journal

New method for determining structure of key cellular receptors could speed drug development
Medical News Today

New Method for Determining Structure of GPCRs
Drug Discovery and Development

November 2013

Unique Gene Combinations Reshape Our Brains and Behaviors
Psychology Today

BIOPHOTONICS RESEARCH FUNDING: Flexible funding options for biophotonics
BioOptics World

Lab-Grown Kidney Buds
The Scientist

First-ever 'mini-kidney' organs created from human stem cells
Fierce Biotech

Next Wave In Stem Cells
San Diego Business Journal

SCI Detour
PVA Magazine

San Diego 'brainiest' city in US
San Diego Union Tribune

Our Speckled Brains
National Geographic

Scientists Find Surprising Degree Of Genetic Variation In Human Brain
International Business Times

October 2013

A clear mechanistic link
Drug Discovery News

Genetic Diversity in the Brain
The Scientist

Bubble kid' success puts gene therapy back on track
Scientific American

Remembering Jonas Salk on the Anniversary of His Birthday

Humans Restrain Jumping DNA That Chimps Allow To Run Free
National Geographic

Genome Digest
The Scientist

Human genetic similarity explained
UT San Diego

A Light Switch changes the Shape of Brain Proteins
Austrian Tribune

Optogenetics controls protein activity in living neurons

Salk Scientists Create A Light Switch For Brain Proteins

5 free things in San Diego, beyond surf and sand
Yahoo News

Neuroscience: Through the eyes of a mouse

A History of Salk
La Jolla Light

Salk initiates new music series
U-T San Diego

Mind meets architecture
Ottawa Citizen

Salk Institute appoints new communications chief
The Daily Transcript

How the brain handles big data
Phys Org

September 2013


A Detailed Map Of Neural Connections in Human Brain Is Being Developed by Scientists

National Neuroscience Effort Zooms In On Brain Circuits

Hope for sufferers of Alzheimer's disease now closer to reality

Gut Bacteria Might Contribute to Obesity
Voice of America

Salk researchers develop new model to study schizophrenia and other neurological conditions
Medical News Today

Local researcher to receive grant for breast cancer
San Diego Union Tribune

Salk team looking anew at cancer through eyes of survivor
San Diego Union Tribune

Out of Sync
The Scientist

August 2013

New model to study schizophrenia has been developed
Dr. Tipster

Researchers Find New Drug That Could Ward Off Migraines
Yahoo News

Symphony at Salk musical gala raises funds for Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla
La Jolla Light

Scientists discover drug that could combat migraines
Medical News Today

New Drug Could Save Migraine Sufferers From Horrors Of Bright Light

Charting the Chemical Choreography of Brain Development
NIH Directors Blog

New Drug Could Save Migraine Sufferers From Horrors of Bright Light

Katharine McPhee taking Salk stage
San Diego Union Tribune

Mechanism helps viruses shut down body's immune defense
La Jolla Light

Researchers find mechanism viruses use to shut down the body's defenses
Vaccine News Daily

New study shows why the flu is so virulent
Digital Journal

Uncovering brain's underlying circuit architecture
La Jolla Light

Potential biomarker for cancer diagnosis
La Jolla Light

New Tool to Add Strong, Unbreakable Bonds Between Two Points in Proteins
A to Z Nanotechnology

Salk scientists add new bond to protein engineering toolbox
Phys Org

Smoke Detectors: Ancient receptors in seeds bind a small molecule in smoke that promotes germination
The Scientist

July 2013

Novel Mechanism in Spinal Cord Injury Discovered
Science Daily

Mouseunculus: How The Brain Draws A Little You
National Geographic

Salk has record year in private donations
San Diego Union Tribune

Scientists explore the mind with epigenomic maps
University World News

More Versatile Approach to Creating Stem Cells Discovered
Science Daily

Researchers Take More Nuanced Approach To Making Stem Cells

Cancer-causing pathway explained
San Diego Union Tribune

Salk Researchers Identify Potential Biomarker For Cancer Diagnosis
Red Orbit

Salk Researchers Find Brain-Devlopment Key
San Diego Union Tribune

Brain Methylation Map Published
The Scientist

Object Recognition Requires Stability
The Scientist

Salk studies pave way to better computer object recognition and therapies for visual disorders

June 2013

A New Discovery Reveals Previously Unknown Requirements for Brain Development

Katharine McPhee to Play La Jolla
The La Jolla Patch

EXCLUSIVE: Singing Star Katharine McPhee Lends Her Talents to Salk Institute's Groundbreaking Cancer Research
The Reno Dispatch

Foundation Places a $42-Million Bet on Cutting-Edge Scientific Research
Chronicle of Philanthropy

Ripening Genes Pegged
The Scientist

Genetics of Barrel-Spoiling Bad Apples

Timing radiation therapy may minimize hair loss
La Jolla Light

The Fire of Life
BioScience Technology

Mechanism Identified That Allows Cancer Cells to Survive Metabolic Stress and Chemotherapy

Marguerite Prior discusses neurotophic compound J147 in Alzheimer's therapeutics

May 2013

How to defeat Alzheimer's
Los Angeles Times

Salk researchers find breast cancer trigger
San Diego Union Tribune

New Research Shows Cancer Cells Could Be Prevented Before They Even Develop
The Reno Dispatch

Cancer radiation therapy may minimize hair loss
MSN LifeStyle

Hair's Circadian Clock May Help Reduce Hair Loss In Chemo Patients
Red Orbit

Radiation hair loss cut by circadian timing
San Diego Union Tribune

Salk researchers chart epigenomics of stem cells that mimic early human development
Space Daily

Salk Researchers Halt The Progression Of Alzheimer's In Very Old Mice

Alzheimer's drug candidate reverses disease in mice
UT San Diego

Breakthrough in Alzheimer's Treatment
NBC 7 San Diego

Potential Therapeutic Target for Cushing's Disease Identified
MD India

Epigenomics of Stem Cells That Mimic Early Human Development Charted
Science Daily

Potential Therapeutic Target for Cushing's Disease Found

April 2013

Ecologists solve mystery of how seeds rise from ashes after forest fire

Smoke signals: How burning plants tell seeds to rise from the ashes
Phys Org

Vitamin D could be powerful weapon in fight against liver fibrosis
Yahoo Lifestyle

Salk Institute: Synthetic vitamin may help fight liver disease Southside Riverside News Network

Mapping the Human Brain

First Ever 5K Walk for Salk and Explore Salk
La Jolla Patch

Salk neuroscientists propose how visual system automatically adapts to new environments
News Medical

Your Brain Is Good At Math, Even If You Aren't
Science 2.0

Obama to Unveil Initiative to Map the Human Brain
New York Times

Salk Institute key player in Obama's BRAIN initiative
Fox5 San Diego

Brain Mapping Like Moon Race: La Jolla Scientist
NBC (Los Angeles)

Walk for Salk
San Diego Magazine

March 2013

AACR recognizes scientists whose contributions to cancer field have extraordinary impact

Canker sore drug reverses weight gain in mice

The Brainy Science of Finding Your Car Keys
Yahoo News

DNA Pioneer Still a Force
Union Tribune

Salk develops new way to look at disease
San Diego Union Tribune

Fueling San Diego's engine of biotech
San Diego Union Tribune

Hidden Layer Of Genome Unveils How Plants May Adapt To Environments Throughout The World
Red Orbit

Salk epigenetic findings may aid in crop production and study of human diseases
The Medical News

Can Epigenetics Help Crops Adapt to Climate Change?
Scientific American

Sequester Cuts Put More Cancer Patients at Risk of Dying, Researchers Say
The Daily Beast

February 2013

Why snacking at night is bad for you

Salk it to me

Tiny plant yields a big discovery
La Jolla Light

Federal Cuts Akin to Amputation: Cancer Researchers
NBC San Diego

Amazon Cloud helps advance molecular research
La Jolla Light

Plants Cut the Mustard for Basic Discoveries in Metabolism
Science Daily

Cloud helps image molecules in detail
Zee News

The Salk Institute Remains A Modernist Beacon
Architectural Digest

January 2013

Phenformin decreases size of lung tumors and increases survival in mice
Toronto Telegraph

Tracking Telomeres to the Edge

Salk Scientists Find Diabetes Drug Treats Lung Cancer

Salk Institute Receives $42 Million Grant For Genomic Center

Salk Institute receives $42M grant to research genetic factors that contribute to human diseases

Salk gets record $42M for genomics
UT San Diego

'The 8-Hour Diet': Watch the clock and lose weight

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