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October 11, 2019
Four Scientists Explain What Being “Out in Science” Means to Them

On National Coming Out Day, four scientists at Gladstone explain what the day means to them and why it’s important to create an open and inclusive environment.

October 9, 2019
Stem Cell Graphic

Since Shinya Yamanaka discovered a method to create human induced pluripotent stem cells (hiPS cells), Gladstone researchers have built on this technology to create numerous iPS cell lines, coax iPS cells into a myriad of tissue types, use them as a tool to study disease, and even begin creating therapies using these cells.

October 8, 2019

Katerina Akassoglou, PhD, senior investigator at Gladstone Institutes, has fundamentally changed the way scientists think of neurological disorders.

October 8, 2019

Each year, Gladstone welcomes the incoming class of UCSF students to tour the facilities and meet Gladstone investigators. 

October 4, 2019
Gladstone Investigator Warner Greene

Gladstone Senior Investigator Warner C. Greene, MD, PhD, director of the Gladstone Center for HIV Cure Research, receives this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award for Scientific Contributions from the University of Maryland School of Medicine’s Institute of Human Virology. The award recognizes Greene’s over 30 years of research in virology and HIV/AIDS pathology.

October 3, 2019

Learn more about the important milestones in LGBTQ history.

October 2, 2019
Seth Shipman

Gladstone Assistant Investigator Seth Shipman is on this year’s Science News List of 10 Young Scientists to Watch. Shipman invented a system to store information in the genome of living cells. He is using tools from genetics and synthetic biology to understand fundamental aspects of cell biology and brain circuitry.

September 20, 2019
Alzheimer's Research at Gladstone Institutes

As clinical trials in Alzheimer’s disease have failed, Gladstone investigators are taking innovative approaches to understanding the disease and finding new therapeutic targets.

September 12, 2019

A Georgia native of Swedish and Guatemalan descent, Kristoffer Leon studies viruses, likes cooking and traveling, and keeps a detailed food map of San Francisco.

August 29, 2019
Pooja Bhardwaj, PhD, was awarded the Cynthia Bolovan-Fritts Research Excellence Award

Award honors legacy of Gladstone scientist dedicated to training the next generation of researchers.

August 22, 2019

Jennifer Doudna, the co-inventor of CRISPR genome editing technology, receives 2019 LUI Che Woo Prize for World Civilization.

August 19, 2019

After 20 years at San Francisco General Hospital, Gladstone was quickly outgrowing the space. Leadership saw the potential of the neighborhood and made a bold decision to move to Mission Bay.

August 17, 2019
Meet Gladstone: Jeannette Osterloh

A lover of American muscle cars, Jeannette is driven to use basic science to transform patient care.

August 12, 2019
Delaney Van Riper and Bruce Conklin

College student Delaney Van Riper describes what it’s like to live with a genetic disorder

July 31, 2019
Gordon Keller, 2019 Ogawa-Yamanala Stem Cell Prize recipient

Keller’s work with pluripotent stem cells has led to a platform for disease modeling and regenerative medicine

July 30, 2019
Gladstone scientists Casey Gifford, Nicole Stone, and Deepak Srivastava

Gladstone scientists gain important insights into the cellular reprogramming process

July 29, 2019
Gladstone scientists Katherine Pollard, Abigail Lind, and Benoit Bruneau

First sequence of the Komodo dragon genome reveals clues about its evolution

July 24, 2019
Gladstone scientists Deepak Srivastava, Yvanka DeSoysa, and Casey Gifford

Gladstone scientists reveal how gene mutations can alter small groups of cells and result in congenital heart disease

July 18, 2019
2019 Gladstone KEIO Agreement

An agreement signed to increase research collaboration between the two organizations

July 17, 2019
Yvanka DeSoysa Gladstone Institutes

A fan of science since she was a child—and today a Zumba aficionado too—Yvanka would like to meet Albert Einstein’s first wife to warn her about the impact of her marriage on her career.

July 1, 2019
Benoit Bruneau, new director of the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease

Benoit Bruneau is selected to lead the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease

June 24, 2019
Gladstone's Original Trustees

Gladstone trustees have a long history of making bold decisions

June 21, 2019

Interested in sports rather than science as a child, classes in biochemistry and immunology changed the game for Andrew, and inspired him to become a researcher.

May 30, 2019

Research study first to show a heart defect caused by three genes acting together

May 21, 2019
Film strip of Robin Givens

Born on the Gulf Coast of Alabama, and a world-traveler at age 12, Robin grew up in Arlington, Texas, where he eventually studied journalism and English literature at the University of Texas at Arlington. He has been the executive assistant to Warner Greene since 1998 and also supports Jennifer Doudna and Christof Fellmann.

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