Slideshow: Scads of Microbes Now Stored at Scripps
Slideshow: Scads of Microbes Now Stored at Scripps
Take a peek at one of the biggest collections of bacteria and fungi in the world.
Slideshow: Scads of Microbes Now Stored at Scripps
Slideshow: Scads of Microbes Now Stored at Scripps

Take a peek at one of the biggest collections of bacteria and fungi in the world.

Take a peek at one of the biggest collections of bacteria and fungi in the world.

Scripps
Scripps Acquires Pfizer’s Massive Microbial Library
Scripps Acquires Pfizer’s Massive Microbial Library
Jef Akst | Jan 9, 2020
The East Coast campus of the research institute received shipments of freeze-dried or frozen samples of more than 210,000 microbial strains, which scientists plan to mine for potentially useful natural products.
Image of the Day: Cooking Up Neurons
Image of the Day: Cooking Up Neurons
The Scientist Staff, The Scientist Staff | May 11, 2018
Using different combinations of transcription factors, researchers create a diverse array of neurons from mouse skin cells.
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.
Scripps’s President Steps Down
Scripps’s President Steps Down
Kerry Grens | Jul 23, 2014
Following widespread disapproval among faculty members, Scripps’s Michael Marletta resigns his post.
Scripps Scuttles USC Takeover
Scripps Scuttles USC Takeover
Bob Grant | Jul 11, 2014
The Scripps Research Institute and the University of Southern California have ceased negotiations about a possible merger or acquisition.
Scripps Faculty Wants President Out
Scripps Faculty Wants President Out
Kerry Grens | Jul 7, 2014
Some faculty members of the Scripps Research Institute are wary of a possible merger with USC and would like to oust the organization’s president.
USC to Merge with Scripps?
USC to Merge with Scripps?
Bob Grant | Jun 18, 2014
Rumors are swirling that the University of Southern California may acquire The Scripps Research Institute.