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.

Novato institute to host bank for stem cells
May 29, 2013

Gladstone neuroscientist Yadong Huang, MD, PhD, weighs in on the Buck Institute's new stem cell bank.

'Cutting-edge' cardiovascular technique at Gladstone avoids problems of other stem cell therapies
May 20, 2013

Scientists hope they can repair the harm caused by a heart attack without having to replace the organ.

Scientific conference at Gladstone addresses comprehensive challenges facing Alzheimer's research
May 20, 2013

"The Best Way Forward” was the catch-all theme for this annual meeting sponsored jointly by the Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease, San Francisco, and the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE), Bonn.

Gladstone's Dr. Srivastava comments on research into a protein for rejuvenating hearts
May 20, 2013

Researchers have identified a blood hormone that makes aging hearts in mice look young again.

Scientists hunt for ways to untangle damage of chronic traumatic encephalopathy
May 13, 2013

Gladstone President Emeritus Robert W. Mahley, MD, PhD, suspects that former athletes who get CTE may have the same genetic vulnerability that influences one's risk for developing Alzheimer's disease.

New Mutations Tied to Kids' Heart Ills
May 12, 2013

Gladstone's Dr. Deepak Srivastava weighs in on recent breakthrough in congenital heart disease

Blood hormone restores youthful hearts to old mice
May 10, 2013

Gladstone's Deepak Srivastava, MD, weighs in on new study.

Nineteenth Century Technique Turns Old Mouse Hearts Young
May 9, 2013

Gladstone's Deepak Srivastava weighs in on new study.

In Search of the Bacterial Garden of Eden
May 6, 2013

Scientists have known about the microbiome for some time, but the advent of relatively inexpensive DNA sequencing has transformed the research, making it possible to sequence – and therefore identify – thousands of species of bacteria and other microbes at once. Among those doing the cataloging is Katie Pollard, a geneticist at the Gladstone Institutes.

Scientist Shows How Small Molecules Generate Better Stem Cells
April 18, 2013

Gladstone Senior Investigator Sheng Ding is one of the scientists aiming to generate stem cells using chemical methods.