Press Releases

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2010

Gladstone and Institute for Systems Biology Collaborate to Discover New Genes Associated With the Onset of Huntington's Disease

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—June 15, 2010—The Institute for Systems Biology (ISB) of Seattle, WA, is collaborating with the Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease (GIND) and its Taube-Koret Center for...

Gladstone's Deepak Srivastava Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—April 20, 2010—Deepak Srivastava, MD, director of the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease and Professor of Pediatrics and Biochemistry at UCSF, has been elected to the...

Gladstone Scientists Identify Key Protein in Energy Regulation

SAN FRANCISCO—March 3, 2010—With obesity and obesity-related diseases epidemic in the developed world, a clear understanding of how metabolism is regulated is crucial. One of the key metabolic...

Gladstone's Lennart Mucke Wins Potamkin Prize for Identifying New Avenues in Alzheimer's Research

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—February 18, 2010—Lennart Mucke, MD, Director of the Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease (GIND), has been named a recipient of the American Academy of Neurology's...

Gladstone's Robert Mahley to Receive Research!America Advocacy Award

WASHINGTON—February 10, 2010—Robert W. Mahley, MD, PhD, president of The J. David Gladstone Institutes, will receive Research!America's 2010 Builders of Science Award. The award recognizes his...

Gladstone Institutes Completes its First Fundraising Campaign

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—February 8, 2010—The J. David Gladstone Institutes has announced the completion of its first fundraising campaign. The independent biomedical research organization, located at...

Gladstone Scientists Identify Target That May Reduce Complications of Obesity

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—February 3, 2010—Although obesity is a risk factor for diabetes and coronary heart disease worldwide, only some obese individuals go on to develop these metabolic complications,...

Gladstone's Yamanaka Receives March of Dimes Prize in Developmental Biology

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—January 26, 2010—Shinya Yamanaka, MD, PhD, of the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease (GICD) was awarded the 2010 March of Dimes Prize in Developmental Biology....

Gladstone Scientists Identify Role of Key Protein in ALS and Frontotemporal Dementia

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—January 13, 2010—Scientists at the Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease (GIND) have identified the reason a key protein plays a major role in two neurodegenerative...

Gladstone Scientists Identify Agent That May Inhibit HIV Infectivity

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—January 4, 2010—Scientists at the Gladstone Institute of Virology and Immunology (GIVI) have discovered a new agent that might inhibit the infectivity of HIV. The agent,...