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For Journalists

Gladstone welcomes inquiries from journalists. Our media-relations staff is on hand to provide local, regional, national, and international journalists with accurate information about Gladstone’s research and our investigators’ areas of expertise. We are available to arrange interviews with Gladstone scientists and assist in developing story ideas.

Please contact:

Megan McDevitt, Vice President of Communications
Direct line: 415.734.2019
Mobile: 415.806.6245

 

 


 

Press Releases

October 18, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—Direct microbial sequencing of environmental samples, such as from ocean water, hospital surfaces, and the human gut, have illuminated the vast number of microbes present in our world.

September 28, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—The Gladstone Institutes is pleased to present the second annual Ogawa-Yamanaka Stem Cell Prize to Douglas Melton, PhD.

September 25, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—Stem cell experts will discuss the future of cellular reprogramming and its therapeutic potential at the Cell Symposium “10 Years of iPSCs,” September 25–27, 2016 at the Claremont Hotel and Spa in Berkeley, Califo

September 8, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—Gladstone Senior Investigator Katerina Akassoglou, PhD, was awarded a prestigious multi-year, multi-million dollar grant from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS). 

September 6, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—It is a historic time at the Gladstone Institutes; William S. “Bill” Price, III, has joined the Gladstone Trustees. Price replaces Albert A. Dorman, who served Gladstone for almost 30 years. 

August 15, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—There is new hope in the fight against Huntington’s disease. Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes discovered that changing a specific part of the huntingtin protein prevented the loss of critical brain cells and protected against behavioral symptoms in a mouse model of the disease. 

August 4, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—With a trick of engineering, scientists at the Gladstone Institutes improved a potential weapon against inflammation and autoimmune disorders. Their work could one day benefit patients who suffer from inflammatory bowel disease or organ transplant rejection.

June 23, 2016

MAASTRICHT, THE NETHERLANDS and SAN FRANCISCO, CA, USA—Researchers at Maastricht University and the Gladstone Institutes tackled the challenge of improving the integration of disparate sources and types of data and advance scientists’ understanding of disease.

May 31, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—Scientists from the Gladstone Institutes have identified a new pathway by which salicylic acid—a key compound in the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs aspirin and diflunisal—stops inflammation and cancer.

 

May 5, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes have discovered how the major genetic risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease causes memory impairment.

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