Press

Jun 29, 2020 – Salk researchers accelerate, expand COVID-19 research [click to view]

Feb 27, 2020 – Eat less, live longer [click to view]

Jan 30, 2020 – The first roadmap for ovarian aging [click to view]

Jan 21, 2020 – Drug combo reverses arthritis in rats [click to view]

Nov 21, 2019 – Eight Salk professors named among most highly cited researchers in the world [click to view]

Oct 31, 2019 – Unlocking the black box of embryonic development [click to view]

Oct 17, 2019 – Stem cell study offers new way to study early development and pregnancy [click to view]

Aug 23, 2019 – A novel technology for genome-editing a broad range of mutations in live organisms [click to view]

Feb 19, 2019 – Putting the brakes on aging [click to view]

Oct 18, 2018 – Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte one of TIME magazine’s “50 Most Influential People in Health Care” for 2018 [click to view]

Sep 05, 2018 – The alchemy of healing: researchers turn open wounds into skin [click to view]

Dec 07, 2017 – Salk scientists modify CRISPR to epigenetically treat diabetes, kidney disease, muscular dystrophy [click to view]

Sep 18, 2017 – MicroRNA helps cancer evade immune system [click to view]

Aug 02, 2017 – Early gene-editing success holds promise for preventing inherited diseases [click to view]

May 04, 2017 – Novel tool confers targeted, stable editing of epigenome in human stem cells [click to view]

Apr 18, 2017 – Identical twins; not-so-identical stem cells [click to view]

Apr 06, 2017 – Salk scientists expand ability of stem cells to regrow any tissue type [click to view]

Jan 26, 2017 – New findings highlight promise of chimeric organisms for science and medicine [click to view]

Dec 15, 2016 – Turning back time: Salk scientists reverse signs of aging [click to view]

Nov 16, 2016 – New gene-editing technology partially restores vision in blind animals [click to view]

Oct 17, 2016 – Salk professor awarded multimillion dollar NIH Pioneer Award for innovations in cell biology [click to view]

Aug 25, 2016 – New method creates endless supply of kidney precursor cells [click to view]

Jul 15, 2015 – Stem cells move one step closer to cure for genetic diseases [click to view]

May 06, 2015 – New stem cell may overcome hurdles for regenerative medicine [click to view]

Apr 30, 2015 – Scientists discover key driver of human aging [click to view]

Apr 23, 2015 – Gene-editing technique offers hope for hereditary diseases [click to view]

Mar 10, 2015 – Cellular scissors chop up HIV virus [click to view]

Nov 06, 2014 – Salk scientists discover a key to mending broken hearts [click to view]

Sep 10, 2014 – Simple method turns human skin cells into immune-fighting white blood cells [click to view]

Jul 09, 2014 – No extra mutations in modified stem cells, study finds [click to view]

Nov 17, 2013 – Salk scientists for the first time generate “mini-kidney” structures from human stem cells [click to view]

Jul 18, 2013 – Salk scientists discover more versatile approach to creating stem cells [click to view]

Dec 03, 2012 – Salk scientists develop faster, safer method for producing stem cells [click to view]

Jul 16, 2012 – Neurons derived from cord blood cells may represent new therapeutic option [click to view]

Dec 07, 2011 – Salk researchers develop safe way to repair sickle cell disease genes [click to view]

May 19, 2011 – Editing scrambled genes in human stem cells may help realize the promise of combined stem cell-gene therapy [click to view]

Feb 23, 2011 – Aging, interrupted [click to view]

Mar 24, 2010 – Zebrafish study with human heart implications: Cellular grown-ups outperform stem cells in cardiac repair [click to view]

Nov 02, 2009 – Unraveling the mechanisms behind organ regeneration in zebrafish [click to view]

Sep 30, 2009 – Umbilical cord blood as a readily available source for off-the-shelf, patient-specific stem cells [click to view]

Aug 09, 2009 – Tumor suppressor pulls double shift as reprogramming watchdog [click to view]

May 31, 2009 – Genetic Re-disposition: Combined stem cell-gene therapy approach cures human genetic disease in vitro [click to view]

Apr 30, 2009 – Salk Receives $6.6 Million Grant to Develop Stem Cell-Based Treatments for Incurable Diseases [click to view]

Oct 20, 2008 – Salk researchers successfully reprogram keratinocytes attached to a single hair [click to view]

Nov 20, 2006 – Starting over: Wnt reactivates dormant limb regeneration program [click to view]

Oct 23, 2006 – In early embryos, cilia get the message across [click to view]

Jun 27, 2006 – Finding a cellular Neverland: How stem cells stay childlike [click to view]

May 19, 2005 – The ultimate spa: embryonic body wash controls left-right development [click to view]

May 11, 2005 – Vitamin A’s paradoxical role in influencing symmetry during embryonic development revealed by Salk Institute scientists [click to view]

Jan 19, 2005 – Novel Genetic Pathway Tells Developing Body Organs to Get In Line [click to view]

Jan 08, 2004 – Salk Study Uncovers New Information About Organ Placement [click to view]

Mar 22, 2001 – Salk Scientists Find Genes That Control Limb Formation In Vertebrates [click to view]

Sep 28, 1999 – Vitamin A Shown To Be Critical For Heart Location In Vertebrate Animals [click to view]

Apr 28, 1999 – Gene Switches Wing To Leg, Salk Scientists Find [click to view]

Jul 06, 1998 – Gene that determines left from right in vertebrate embryos found by Salk-led team [click to view]