Gladstone in the News

The Gladstone Institutes is gratified to receive media attention from around the globe. Check out the highlights of recent press coverage of Gladstone scientists and research. For other news, please be sure to follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Truvada has been called the 'miracle' HIV pill – so why is uptake so slow?
September 18, 2014

Gladstone senior investigator Dr. Robert Grant recommends PrEP for HIV prevention be used like contraception.

Ebola outbreak hits home with Bay Area health specialists
September 17, 2014

Dr. Warner Greene discusses the need for better health care systems in Africa with the current Ebola outbreak.

Bay Area experts discuss immediate solutions for Ebola virus
September 8, 2014

Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology director Dr. Warner Greene says best way to stop the Ebola virus is through basic prevention techniques.

Diagnosing dementia using your eyes
September 2, 2014

Scientists can now spot the signs of dementia a lot earlier than ever before, by looking at your eyes. They’ve found that degeneration of the eye, or retina, is linked to the parts of the brain affected by the disease.

First California patient suspected of having Ebola
August 21, 2014

The Director of the Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology, Warner Greene, comments on the recent Ebola outbreak in West Africa and the appropriate response to a possible patient in Sacramento.

Gladstone, UCSF expert on chance of U.S. Ebola outbreak: "I'd take these odds in Vegas"
August 21, 2014

Warner Greene, Director of the Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology, quoted in the San Francisco Business Times about the recent Ebola outbreak and the risk for infection here in the U.S.

Nobel Laureate Yamanaka takes up Ice Bucket Challenge
August 20, 2014

Nobel Prize laureate Shinya Yamanaka, one of the world's most revered stem-cell researchers, takes part in "ice bucket challenge."

20th annual AIDS conference begins in Australia
July 25, 2014

Dr. Warner Greene comments on advancements made in HIV research to Al Jazeera America, as the 20th Annual AIDS conference kicks off.

Stem cell therapy could lead to HIV cure
July 23, 2014

Researchers developing stem cell therapy to bolster immune system.

Is Truvada, the pill to prevent HIV, 99 percent effective? Don’t be so sure
July 22, 2014

Truvada, the once-a-day pill to help keep people from contracting H.I.V., is on the cover of this week’s New York magazine, discussing how the pill is changing sex by drastically reducing gay men’s fear of infection.