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By blocking a pathway in pancreatic tumors' environment, a Salk team slowed the growth of #cancer: http://bit.ly/2k626g5 in @PNASNews
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Salk on @SciFri - Why You Should Be Patient With Your Indecisive Teen http://www.sciencefriday.com/segments/why-you-should-be-patient-with-your-indecisive-teen/ by @sciencewritr #neuroscience #brain #science
A roundworm model suggests that teenage indecision isn’t just a torture tactic.
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What do roundworms have in common with teenagers? New research shows parallel in adolescent #brain circuits http://bit.ly/2jge0HR #biology
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Watch: Worms have teenage ambivalence, too https://youtu.be/GXA5LGvbSns via @YouTube #science #SanDiego #brain #neuroscience
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Salk scientists crack the structure of #HIV machinery, offering new insights for therapies http://bit.ly/2jgeVYQ in @sciencemagazine
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Watch: Discovery shows how immune cells in the brain can be tamed for viral therapies https://youtu.be/5Gp_mLjX00k @NeuroCellPress @CellPressNews
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It’s mind bending. Scientists believe it is now possible to wind back the biological clock. Aging would not only stop. It would reverse. Last month, researchers at the Salk Institute in La Jolla, California published a ground breaking study in the medical journal, Cell. Using genetic modification, Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte, Alejandro Ocampo and [...]
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President Blackburn's book on #telomeres and #aging made The New York Times Bestsellers List! http://www.salk.edu/news-release/salk-president-co-authors-book-slowing-human-aging/ #SanDiego #science
LA JOLLA—In their powerful new road map for greater health throughout our lives, Salk President and Nobel laureate Elizabeth Blackburn and health psychologist Elissa Epel explain an important aspect of the aging process in humans at a fundamental level. Based on this science, they share the changes people can make to their daily habits that will help keep them vital and disease-free.
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"Worms have teenage ambivalence, too" #neuroscience research shows how adolescent circuitry parallels humans http://www.salk.edu/news-release/worms-teenage-ambivalence/ #brain
LA JOLLA—Anyone who has allowed a child to “help” with a project quickly learns that kids, no matter how intelligent or eager, are less competent than adults. Teenagers are more capable—but, as every parent knows, teens can be erratic and unreliable. And it’s not just in humans; obvious differences in behavior and ability between juveniles and adults are seen across the animal kingdom.
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Salk's anti #aging work made the list! Top 10 tech trends transforming humanity http://huff.to/2ifPeUt via @HuffPostTech #science #SanDiego
Even amid a year of disheartening political news, 2016 brought a number of advancements that are changing the global tech terrain
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Turning back time: a team at the Salk Institute reversed signs of #aging in mice & human cells http://www.salk.edu/news-release/turning-back-time-salk-scientists-reverse-signs-aging/ #SanDiego #science
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The Salk Institute for Biological Studies is one of the world's preeminent basic research institutions, where internationally renowned faculty probe fundamental life science questions in a unique, collaborative, and creative environment. Focused both on discovery and on mentoring future generations of researchers, Salk scientists make groundbreaking contributions to our understanding of cancer, aging, Alzheimer's, diabetes and infectious diseases by studying neuroscience, genetics, cell and plant biology, and related disciplines.

Faculty achievements have been recognized with numerous honors, including Nobel Prizes and memberships in the National Academy of Sciences. Founded in 1960 by polio vaccine pioneer Jonas Salk, M.D., the Institute is an independent nonprofit organization and architectural landmark.
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