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.

ALS TDI Adds Another Partner
December 4, 2012

The ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) and the Gladstone Institutes formed a research collaboration to speed the discovery of potential treatments for ALS.

Gladstone, nonprofit team up to seek Lou Gehrig's disease treatments
December 4, 2012

The Gladstone Institutes and the ALS Therapy Development Institute will work together to seek new treatments for deadly Lou Gehrig's disease.

POZ 100
November 30, 2012

Gladstone Investigator Eric Verdin, Director of the Center for HIV and Aging at Gladstone, was named to the POZ 100 for his pioneering work in HIV research.

Stem Cell Banks Envisioned for Regenerative Medicine
November 29, 2012

Stem cell “banks” could serve as a valuable resource for emerging treatments in the field of regenerative medicine, though challenges remain to making them a reality, according to a panel of international experts—including Gladstone's Shinya Yamanaka and Bruce Conklin—who gathered for a stem cell conference last month.

NIH-funded Researchers Show Possible Trigger for MS Nerve Damage
November 27, 2012

High-resolution real-time images show in mice how nerves may be damaged during the earliest stages of multiple sclerosis. 

Let’s Visit A Nobel Prize Winning Lab That Does “Lots Of Science”, Shall We?
November 27, 2012

Check out this video from David Prager and Glenn McElhose, formerly of Revision3, which sold to Discovery Channel, and Diggnation fame. The fellas have visited a Nobel Prize winning lab doing some really outstanding things. It’s not often that you get to catch a glimpse of the inner-workings of labs like this, but science is cool.

'Flipping the switch:' Skin cells that provide benefits of stem cells
November 23, 2012

At a late October Lafayette Library and Learning Center Foundation Science Café session, Srivastava -- senior investigator at the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease in San Francisco -- explained the science behind Yamanaka's groundbreaking discovery, and how it might change how medicine looks in 10 years.

Private labs caught in budget crunch
November 21, 2012

Closure of the Boston Biomedical Research Institute highlights plight of independent research institutes that rely heavily on federal grants.

Deepak Srivastava Delivers Keynote at the 2012 Lovett C. Peters Lecture on Public Policy
November 15, 2012

The Pioneer Institute presents Dr. Deepak Srivastava, keynote speaker at the 2012 Lovett C. Peters Lecture on Public Policy, Nov. 13, 2012 at the Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel, Boston

The Future of Medicine
November 14, 2012

What if you could awaken dormant heart cells and use it to help both kids and those with heart disease? Kara Miller speaks with Dr. Deepak Srivastava, a world leader in cardiovascular and stem cell research, about the future of medicine.