Press Releases

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2012

Gladstone Scientists Identify Protein that Contributes to Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—January 25, 2012—Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes, an independent and nonprofit biomedical-research organization, have identified a protein that exacerbates symptoms of...

Gladstone Scientists Identify Genetic Mechanism Linked to Congenital Heart Disease

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—January 22, 2012—Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes have identified a finely tuned mechanism by which fetal heart muscle develops into a healthy and fully formed beating heart—...

2011

Bristol-Myers Squibb and the Gladstone Institutes Enter Three-Year Discovery Partnership in Alzheimer's Disease

SAN FRANCISCO and PRINCETON, NJ—December 22, 2011—Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) and the Gladstone Institutestoday announced the formation of a discovery-based research collaboration to...

Gladstone and UCSF Scientists Provide a Global View of How HIV/AIDS Hijacks Cells During Infection

December 21, 2011—Gladstone Institutes scientist Nevan Krogan, PhD, today is announcing research that identifies how HIV—the virus that causes AIDS—hijacks the body's own defenses to promote...

Gladstone Scientist Deepak Srivastava Named Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science

December 16, 2011—The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) has named Gladstone Senior Investigator Deepak Srivastava, MD, a Fellow for his efforts to advance science and its...

Gladstone Scientists Identify Human Proteins that May Fuel HIV/AIDS Transmission

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—December 14, 2011—Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes have discovered new protein fragments in semen that enhance the ability of HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, to infect new...

Gladstone Scientist Receives American Heart Association's Prestigious Katz Prize for Cardiovascular Research

November 16, 2011— Li Qian, PhD, has won the Louis N. and Arnold M. Katz Basic Science Research Prize for Young Investigators from the American Heart Association (AHA), marking the first time in the...

Gladstone Founder Receives American Heart Association Distinguished Scientist Award

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—November 15, 2011—The American Heart Association will today present Gladstone Institutes Senior Investigator and President Emeritus Robert Mahley, MD, PhD, with the 2011 AHA...

Gladstone Scientist Receives 2011 Young Investigator Award from the Society for Neuroscience

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—Nov. 14, 2011—Gladstone Institutes Assistant Investigator Anatol Kreitzer, PhD, has won the prestigious 2011 Young Investigator Award from the Society for Neuroscience. Dr. Kreitzer...

Gladstone Scientists Identify Gene Critical for Cell Responses to Oxygen Deprivation

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—November 3, 2011—Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes have identified a protein that kick-starts the response to low levels of oxygen, suggesting new lines of research relevant to...