Press Releases

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2012

Gladstone Scientists Find Increased ApoE Protein Levels May Promote Alzheimer's Disease

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—April 3, 2012—Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes have enhanced our understanding of how a protein linked to Alzheimer's disease keeps young brains healthy, but can damage them...

Gladstone Scientists Identify Key Mechanism Involved in Type 2 Diabetes

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—March 28, 2012—Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes have discovered a key protein that regulates insulin resistance—the diminished ability of cells to respond to the action of...

Gladstone Director Receives 2012 Abraham White Scientific Achievement Award

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—March 15, 2012—Gladstone Institutes Senior Investigator Deepak Srivastava, MD has won the prestigious 2012 Abraham White Scientific Achievement Award from The George Washington...

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...