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.

Discovery in SF could unlock origins of heart defects
March 13, 2012

More than a million people in the U.S. suffer from congenital heart disease, but now researchers at San Francisco's Gladstone Institutes believe a kind of genetic switch, flipped in the wrong position before birth, could be responsible for at least some of those cases.

A New Approach to Faster Anticancer Drug Discovery
March 13, 2012

Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease Senior Investigator Sheng Ding, PhD is cited as a coauthor of this important paper published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

ScienceOnline2012 – interview with Matthew Hirschey
March 12, 2012

Matthew Hirschey talks to Scientific American about his career and his experiences as a postdoctoral fellow at Gladstone.

From Hart to heart
March 2, 2012

The Grammy-winning drummer with iconic hippie rock group the Grateful Dead is teaming with Deepak Srivastava, the head of San Francisco's Gladstone Institute for Cardiovascular Research, in an effort to discover the sounds that cells make.

How to Make Eyeball Stew
March 1, 2012

Stem cell biologist Bruce Conklin of the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease describes the significance of a recent study involving cell differentiation.

Forty Under 40: Sheng Ding
February 27, 2012

Senior investigator, the Gladstone Institutes; professor, University of California, San Francisco

Father and son team up on brain drug
February 27, 2012

Scientist Paul Muchowski and his father, Joseph Muchowski strengthen their bond through working together on potential treatments for brain diseases.

Father and Son Scientists Take on Alzheimers
February 27, 2012

NBC Bay Area's Brent Cannon talks with a bay area father and son team out to cure Alzheimer's. Joseph Muchowski came out of retirement to help his son, Paul, with research.

The Remarkable Past, Present and Future of Stem Cells
February 23, 2012

Gladstone investigator Dr. Bruce Conklin recently spoke at the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco on how stem cells could help to test whether personalized medicine will work inside the body

Marin producer behind hit single
February 22, 2012

Local music producer Scott Mathews helped the pop group Blush make it to #1 on the Billboard dance charts with their smash hit, Dance On. Blush's only live performance in the Bay Area will be on May 2, at the Gladstone Gala at the Four Seasons Hotel in San Francisco.