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California Institutes to Merge
California Institutes to Merge
Jef Akst | Oct 25, 2016
The Scripps Research Institute will join forces with the California Institute for Biomedical Research.
New Scripps Research Institute Leadership
New Scripps Research Institute Leadership
Jef Akst | Sep 20, 2015
The nonprofit institution names a new CEO and president.
Group Aims for Biomarker Standards
Group Aims for Biomarker Standards
Kerry Grens | Jan 14, 2014
A new alliance between industry, academia, and the government wants to boost the “dismal” success rate of biomarker development.
NFL Gear Yields Little for Cancer
NFL Gear Yields Little for Cancer
Kerry Grens | Oct 16, 2013
Only a small proportion of money made from breast cancer-themed football merchandise actually supports efforts to combat the disease.  
Biology Hacklabs
Biology Hacklabs
Megan Scudellari | Mar 1, 2013
Fueled by donations, sweat, and occasional dumpster diving, community laboratories for DIY biologists are cropping up around the country.
The Profits of Nonprofit
Megan Scudellari | Jan 1, 2011
The surprising results when drug development and altruism collide