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Potential of anti-stress peptide to block alcohol dependence

New research by scientists at the Scripps Research Institute has underlined the power of an endogenous anti-stress peptide in the brain to prevent and even reverse some of the cellular effects of acute alcohol and alcohol dependence in …

Scripps Research scientists create cell assembly line

JUPITER, FL, March 3, 2011 — Borrowing a page from modern manufacturing, scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute have built a microscopic assembly line that mass produces synthetic cell-like compartments.
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Scripps Research study sheds light on RNA ‘on/off switches’

LA JOLLA, CA — Embargoed by the journal Nature Structural and Molecular Biology until February 13, 2011, 1 PM Eastern time — Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute have shed new light on a molecular switch that turns genes on or off in r…