Chihuly at the Salk - Reflections on the Institute's 50th Anniversary Celebration
It's no secret Jonas Salk strongly believed
that art and science go hand-in-hand.
But would he have imagined the dramatic
display of vibrant colored glass in the same
iconic courtyard that serves to inspire Salk
researchers in search of their next major
News BriefsResearcher to Serve on Advisory Panel for Top Breast Cancer Organization
Geoffrey Wahl has been selected to serve on a new international panel to guide the extensive research program of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®....
Education Outreach Program Receives Award of Excellence
The San Diego Science Educators Association (SDSEA) recognized the Salk Institute's Education Outreach Program (EOP) with an award of excellence for its support of K-12 science education in the local region......
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Discovery RoundupZebrafish Study with Human Heart Implications
Researchers led by Salk professor Juan Carlos Izpisúa Belmonte have identified a population of heart cells in zebrafish with the amazing ability to regenerate within a month after 20 percent of the tissue has been destroyed.....
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PhilanthropyAnnual Foundation Seminar and Golf Tournament Bring Out the Best of Salk's Supporters
Prominent attorneys from some of the country's top law firms and consultants in the non-profit field were among the featured speakers during the Salk Institute's 38th annual Tax & Management Seminar on Private Foundations in May.....
Nomis Foundation Gifts Additional $6.5 Million to Salk Center, Establishes Endowed Chair
Two years since its initial $11.5 million contribution to launch the Nomis Center for Immunobiology and Microbial Pathogenesis, the Switzerland-based Nomis Foundation has gifted an additional $6.5 million in support of continued research efforts in understanding infectious disease.....
A Taste of Discovery
Two special events in New York City on April 13th introduced East Coast friends to some of the Institute's latest and most exciting research.....
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