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AIDS
NIH awards $21 million grant to study early stages of HIV-1 infectionNIH awards $21 million grant to study early stages of HIV-1 infection
Alzheimer's and Aging
Salk scientists develop drug that slows Alzheimer's in miceSalk scientists develop drug that slows Alzheimer's in mice Alzheimer's drug candidate may be first to prevent disease progressionAlzheimer's drug candidate may be first to prevent disease progression Delaying the aging process protects against Alzheimer's diseaseDelaying the aging process protects against Alzheimer's disease New insights into cell aging and neurodegenerative diseasesNew insights into cell aging and neurodegenerative diseases Hungering for longevity—Salk scientists identify the confluence of aging signalsHungering for longevity—Salk scientists identify the confluence of aging signals Aging, interruptedAging, interrupted
Cancer
Discovery explains how a class of chemotherapy drugs worksDiscovery explains how a class of chemotherapy drugs works Stem Cell Study Finds New Treatments For Breast CancerStem Cell Study Finds New Treatments For Breast Cancer Use the common cold virus to target and disrupt cancer cells?Use the common cold virus to target and disrupt cancer cells? The two faces of Mdmx: Why some tumors don't respond to radiation and chemotherapyThe two faces of Mdmx: Why some tumors don't respond to radiation and chemotherapy
Plant Biology
What drives our genes? Salk researchers map the first complete human epigenomeWhat drives our genes? Salk researchers map the first complete human epigenome Discovery of plant proteins may boost agricultural yields and biofuel productionDiscovery of plant proteins may boost agricultural yields and biofuel production
Diabetes and Metabolism
"Fasting pathway" points the way to new class of diabetes drugs"Fasting pathway" points the way to new class of diabetes drugs How cells running on empty trigger fuel recyclingHow cells running on empty trigger fuel recycling Biologists discover biochemical link between biological clock and diabetesBiologists discover biochemical link between biological clock and diabetes Feast, famine, and the genetics of obesity: you can't have it both waysFeast, famine, and the genetics of obesity: you can't have it both ways New avenue for treating insulin-resistant type II diabetesNew avenue for treating insulin-resistant type II diabetes A metabolic switch that may help diabetes treatmentA metabolic switch that may help diabetes treatment Salk study may offer drug-free intervention to prevent obesitySalk study may offer drug-free intervention to prevent obesity
Institute Videos
Unveiling of Chihuly's "The Sun" at the Salk InstituteUnveiling of Chihuly's "The Sun" at the Salk Institute The Gift of Art and ScienceThe Gift of Art and Science Chihuly at the SalkChihuly at the Salk Salk Institute - Celebrating 50 years of DiscoverySalk Institute - Celebrating 50 years of Discovery Seeing Is Believing - Waitt Advanced Biophotonics Center - Salk InstituteSeeing Is Believing - Waitt Advanced Biophotonics Center - Salk Institute

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