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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
Jef Akst | Sep 20, 2015
The nonprofit institution names a new CEO and president.
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
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.
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