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.

Project Yields Major Resource For Scientific Research
April 16, 2012

One of the ultimate ways of understanding what impact any particular gene has in human health or disease is to disrupt it.

Scar tissue into beating hearts
April 4, 2012

New research reveals new developments to reprogram scar tissue, that is a result from myocardial infarction, into heart muscle cells.

Scar Tissue into Beating Hearts: A “Game Changer” Transformation
April 4, 2012

New research reveals new developments to reprogram scar tissue, that is a result from myocardial infarction, into heart muscle cells.

Genes 'can reverse heart scarring'
April 1, 2012

Scarring in damaged hearts can be reversed by the injection of three vital genes, a ground-breaking study has shown.

Key mechanism involved in Type 2 diabetes identified
March 29, 2012

In a new study, researchers have discovered a key protein that regulates insulin resistance, which is the diminished ability of cells to respond to the action of insulin and which sets the stage for the development of the most common form of diabetes.

Best Places to Work Postdocs, 2012
March 29, 2012

Gladstone ranks second among the top ten best US academic institutions for postdoctoral fellows to work according to results of the 10th annual survey by The Scientist

Results of The Scientist's 10th Annual Best Places to Work for Postdocs Are In!
March 29, 2012

Gladstone ranks second among the top ten best US academic institutions for postdoctoral fellows to work according to results of the 10th annual survey by The Scientist

CIRM approves $1.7 million for high school research opportunities fostering creativity
March 21, 2012

Gladstone has received funding for the Gladstone Summer Scholars internship program. The CIRM Creativity Award supports high school summer research internships that expose underrepresented students to stem cell science.

New Data on Thymosin Beta 4 Reported at Third International Symposium on Thymosins in Health and Disease
March 20, 2012

The first day of the symposium included a keynote talk by Dr. Deepak Srivastava, Director of the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease, on the reprogramming of cardiac cells by Tβ4.

From Hart to Heart
March 19, 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.