Archive for the ‘Salk Institute for Biological Studies’ Category

Salk Institute for Biological Studies

June 6th, 2014 | Posted in 2014, Salk Institute for Biological Studies

The Salk Institute for Biological Studies received a $25 million donation from Conrad Prebys, a San Diego philanthropist and former Salk trustee.

Salk Institute

January 19th, 2012 | Posted in 2012, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, Uncategorized

Salk Institute – Scientist Ronald Evans has been selecte as the recipient of the 2012 Wolf Prize in Medicine, Israel’s highest award for achievements benefiting mankind.  According to the Wolf Prize jury, Evans was selected for his discovery of the gene super-family encoding nuclear receptors and elucidating the mechanism of action of this class of […]

Salk Institute for Biological Studies

July 12th, 2010 | Posted in Salk Institute for Biological Studies

Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, has recieved a $6.5-million gift from Switzerland’s Nomis Foundation.  The purpose is to continue exploration on how the human body changes when it is subjected to such chronic infections as hepititis and HIV/AIDS.  The gift increases the Foundation’s total support to Salk to $18-million, and enables the Institute […]