In addition to Salk’s ongoing foundational, collaborative science exploring basic biological principles and research areas relevant to COVID-19, several new coronavirus-specific projects have recently launched. These innovative projects range from understanding the structure of the virus to mobilizing the body’s immune reaction.
We are rapidly demystifying cancers and leading the search for the next generation of targeted cancer therapies. We see a future where transformational treatments destroy tumors before they develop drug resistance.
The Salk Cancer Center is a basic research National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated Cancer Center.Read More Salk Cancer Center
Viruses, bacteria and parasites are among the many infectious challenges humans face. At Salk we seek to understand infection and immunity in new ways, from finding novel techniques to image and decode the structure of infectious agents to treating pathogens less as enemies to be vanquished and more as potential allies on the road to health.Read More