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February 11, 2015
Drs. Lennart Mucke and Dena Dubal

Raising levels of the life-extending protein klotho can protect against learning and memory deficits in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease, despite the accumulation of Alzheimer-related toxins in the brain.

February 2, 2015

By helping cells switch their type, we may have discovered a new way to repair damaged hearts, and potentially revolutionize the future of medicine.

January 29, 2015

Katerina Akassoglou is working to identify a biomarker that could track the progression of multiple sclerosis using blood tests

January 22, 2015

Protein interactions between viruses and cells can illuminate common weak points in human biology and reveal potential new targets for antiviral treatments.

December 16, 2014

Pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP, may be the key to helping San Francisco become the first city to stop HIV.

December 11, 2014

At the Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease, two distinguished scientists are exploring Parkinson’s disease from all angles—gaining critical insights about the condition.

December 2, 2014

Recent discoveries made at the Gladstone Institutes have provided new hope in the search for a cure for HIV/AIDS.

November 18, 2014

Advances made in the fields of virology and immunology often spread from one disease to another.

November 14, 2014

The postdoctoral fellows will use the grants to pursue research into epigenetics and heart disease, and the role of ketone bodies in aging.

November 13, 2014
Drs. Nadia Roan and Warner Greene

New generation of microbicides should contain compounds that break down amyloid fibrils in semen in order to increase drugs’ effectiveness.

October 23, 2014
Dr. Deepak Srivastava

Honor recognizes researchers and physicians who have made significant contributions to the field of medical science.

September 29, 2014
Dr. Li Gan's lab

Low levels of the naturally occurring protein progranulin exacerbate cellular and cognitive dysfunction, while raising levels can prevent abnormalities in an Alzheimer model.

September 19, 2014

Todd McDevitt will use his background in biomedical engineering to improve and accelerate the development of human tissues from stem cells.

September 18, 2014

Grants are to be used for innovative and transformative research into the detailed cell biology of the brain.

September 11, 2014

Underrepresented high school and community college students spent the summer at the Gladstone Institutes conducting hands-on research and learning about what it means to be a scientist.

June 20, 2014

With his unique combination of biology and chemistry, Gladstone’s Sheng Ding is quickly becoming a tour-de-force in the field of regenerative medicine.

June 19, 2014

New gift from long-time supporter William Younger is helping two top scientists repair damaged hearts and prevent damage in developing ones.

May 8, 2014

A joint Gladstone-UCSF study reveals a gene linked to longevity also improves learning and memory. This discovery opens a new path for treating Alzheimer's and other aging-related diseases.

April 30, 2014

Warner Greene, the Director of the Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology, was recently elected into The American Academy of Arts and Sciences for his outstanding contributions to basic science research.

February 9, 2014

Gladstone’s innovative technique in stem cells could boost scientists’ ability to study—and ultimately cure—genetic disease.

February 6, 2014

A cure for type 1 diabetes has long eluded even the top experts. Not because they do not know what must be done—but because the tools did not exist to do it.

January 22, 2014

New study establishes platform for investigating chromosome regulation during early human development.

January 14, 2014

Whether with newborns or neurodegenerative diseases, basic science offers insight.

January 7, 2014

Revolutionary imaging technique reveals that a unique protein interaction may be key to driving the most common genetic cause of Parkinson’s disease

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