Navigation Links
The Scripps Research Institute Names Michael A. Marletta as President
Date:2/25/2011

ous MacArthur Fellowship—has focused his research on the intersection of chemistry and biology. He is acknowledged as a pioneer in discovering the role of nitric oxide, a critical player in communication between cells.

Lerner, who will continue to lead his groundbreaking research program at the Institute after his tenure as president, said, "Please join me in welcoming Michael Marletta to Scripps Research. I have great confidence in his abilities and look forward to working with him during the transition and beyond. Given Michael's expertise, we can be secure in the knowledge that the flagship programs of the Institute will continue to thrive."

"We are extremely pleased to announce Michael Marletta as the next president of The Scripps Research Institute," said Lawrence C. Horowitz, MD, member of the Board of Trustees and Chair of the Presidential Search Committee, who spoke on behalf of the Committee as a whole. "His extensive and distinguished professional background, passion for science and education, and ability to lead strategically embody the ideal mix of talent and vision to carry Scripps Research into the future."

Horowitz added that the Board is deeply grateful to Lerner for his extraordinary contributions, and expresses confidence Lerner and Marletta will work together to assure a seamless transition.

Celebrations welcoming Marletta, honoring Lerner, and marking the 50th anniversary of the institute's focus on biomedical research are planned throughout the year.

About Michael Marletta

Michael A. Marletta was born in Rochester, New York, in 1951. After completing an AB at the State University of New York (SUNY), Fredonia, (1973), a PhD from UC San Francisco (1978) with George L. Kenyon, and a postdoctoral fellowship at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT, 1978 - 80) with Christopher T. Walsh, he joined the faculty at MIT as assistant professor in 1980. He was promoted to associate professor i
'/>"/>

SOURCE Scripps Research Institute
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Licenses Kinase Inhibitors From The Scripps Research Institute
2. Quest Diagnostics Brings Genetic Testing for Plavix(R) Response to Coronary Stent Patients at Scripps Health
3. The Multiple Myeloma Research Consortium (MMRC) and Proteolix Initiate Phase 2 Clinical Trial Investigating Carfilzomib for the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma
4. Multiple Myeloma Research Consortium (MMRC) Partners with Novartis to Advance Phase II Study of Deacetylase Inhibitor
5. Lexicon to Present Research Results at American Chemical Society Meeting Regarding Target of LX1031 Drug Candidate
6. Researchers at Cleveland Clinic Identify Site of Dysfunction in HDL, Carrier of Good Cholesterol
7. Video: New Research Discovers Independent Brain Networks Control Human Walking
8. Quark Pharmaceuticals Extends Research Agreement with State University of New York for Proprietary siRNA Compounds for Acute Hearing Loss
9. Cleveland Clinic Researchers Identify Mechanism Behind Platelet Function and Potentially Fatal Blood Clot Formation
10. HistoRx and Radiation Therapy Oncology Group Initiate Brain Tumor Biomarker Research Partnership
11. Diabetes Research Institute Invention Promotes Growth of Stem Cells into Insulin-Producing Cells
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/10/2014)... July 10, 2014  Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: ... it has completed the sale to Galderma of all ... or held by Valeant for $1.4 billion in cash, ... which recently completed its acquisition of Galderma. ... our products to a company that is firmly committed ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... , July 10, 2014 Decision Resources Group ... of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration,s (FDA) approval ... binder Velphoro, which was approved by the FDA in ... kidney disease (CKD) patients on dialysis. Other ... Nephrology (US) Q2 2014 : ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... Mich. , Jan. 15, 2014 As health officials ... flu virus, select Meijer pharmacies in Michigan ... throat to eligible patients, enabling Meijer pharmacists to administer tests ... protocol set by a physician participating in the study. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Half of Surveyed Nephrologists Report Moderate Familiarity with Velphoro, Which Received FDA Approval Late Last Year for the Treatment of Hyperphosphatemia in Dialysis 2Half of Surveyed Nephrologists Report Moderate Familiarity with Velphoro, Which Received FDA Approval Late Last Year for the Treatment of Hyperphosphatemia in Dialysis 3Meijer Pharmacy Offers Free Flu, Strep Testing as Influenza Cases Rise Across the Midwest 2Meijer Pharmacy Offers Free Flu, Strep Testing as Influenza Cases Rise Across the Midwest 3
(Date:7/13/2014)... HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, July ... sensor for people with diabetes is being developed to measure ... researchers report. Scientists at Brown University in Providence, R.I., ... It uses light, metal and a special enzyme that changes ... diabetics have to prick their fingers to draw blood to ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 Recently, ... retailer, has unveiled its new range of gorgeous ... current market, the demand for elegant Quinceanera outfits ... more beautiful items. All the company’s newly released ... trends. They are all elegant and vivid. ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... Texas (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 Epidemiologists ... aGVHD in the 6MM, from 8,062 diagnosed incident cases ... at an Annual Growth Rate (AGR) of 4.35%, during ... the highest number of diagnosed incident cases of aGVHD ... Spain will have the lowest number of diagnosed incident ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... 2014 Wright & Schulte LLC has ... scheduled in July of 2015, in U.S. District Court, ... in the discovery process in the South Carolina ... presiding over the multidistrict litigation (MDL). The complaints pending ... individuals who allege that they took the statin medication ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... Hope Palliative & Hospice Care announced today that they will ... Senior Living Community in Palatine, IL. The group, called “New ... Wednesdays of every month. This group will begin on ... 55 S. Greeley St. Palatine, IL 60067. It is ... for the group. , “A grief support group is ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Saliva Test Might Someday Replace Needle Prick for Diabetics 2Health News:Saliva Test Might Someday Replace Needle Prick for Diabetics 3Health News:2014QuinceaneraDresses.com Releases Its New Quinceanera Dresses 2Health News:Graft-Versus-Host Disease Market (GVHD) Growing at 4.35% AGR to 2023 Says a New Report Available at ReportsnReports.com 2Health News:Graft-Versus-Host Disease Market (GVHD) Growing at 4.35% AGR to 2023 Says a New Report Available at ReportsnReports.com 3Health News:Graft-Versus-Host Disease Market (GVHD) Growing at 4.35% AGR to 2023 Says a New Report Available at ReportsnReports.com 4Health News:Lipitor Lawsuits Move Forward With Scheduling Of First Bellwether Trial 2Health News:Lipitor Lawsuits Move Forward With Scheduling Of First Bellwether Trial 3Health News:Lipitor Lawsuits Move Forward With Scheduling Of First Bellwether Trial 4Health News:Hope Hospice Announces Grief Support Group at the Tamarack Senior Living Community 2
... cholesterol higher than national guidelines recommend that, if managed, ... a study published in the issue of Neurology, the ... ,The study of 1,040 people hospitalized for ... percent had cholesterol higher than recommended by national guidelines. ...
... the risk of becoming infected with tuberculosis (TB) and ... according to an analysis of previously published in issue ... the world’s population is infected with the bacteria that ... inactive by the immune system, according to background information ...
... Phase 3 study of the drug Vandetanib, marketed by London ... study will cover 508 patients of lung cancer in whom ... countries and 20 sites. , The patients who ... non-small cell lung cancer will be given the once-daily drug ...
... Ruby has been diagnosed with a brain tumor which is at ... led her parents// to approach the doctor who after routine tests ... The doctors have given her three to six months of life ... week course of radiation which is expected to reduce the size ...
... be able to provide ‘safe prawns’ for seafood allergy ... these prawns without the fear of an adverse reaction. ... removing from prawns the proteins that cause an allergic ... in Chemistry & Industry, the magazine of the SCI. ...
... infections such as pneumonia and acute bronchitis, says a ... of hospitalisation. ,Rhinoviruses are among the ... least 50 percent of all common colds. ... illnesses in children is increasingly accepted and has been ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Cholesterol in Stroke Patients Exceeds National Guidelines 2Health News:Susceptibility to TB is High Among the Smokers 2Health News:Common Cold may Cause Severe Respiratory Infection 2
... With the ProtecPoint Exit Alerting System, ... staff) and assets (e.g. medical equipment), ... your facility. With this form of ... cost savings, operating efficiencies, and overall ...
... Context-sensitive medicine is the ability of medical ... pre-determined ways based on what is happening ... associations a Radianse indoor positioning solution (IPS) ... it requires identity, location and time to ...
... the movement of controlled substances, critical ... done. VerdaSee's "intellishelvess" are designed to ... is possible with no human intervention. ... this possible. VerdaSee Intellishelf™ product solutions ...
Agility has delivered a RFID-enabled mobile asset management program....
Medicine Products: