Beaker Blog January 9, 2017
Bret Goodpaster to lead part of $170M NIH effort to understand the molecular effects of exercise
Everyone knows that physical activity is good for your health, but we’re far from understanding all the details of how exercise improves the function of the cel...
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woman exercising on bike in gym
Beaker Blog December 13, 2016
Reena Horowitz Honored at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
During a special end-of-the-year gathering, Reena Horowitz was honored for her hard work and dedication to Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute (S...
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Kristiina Vuori, Ph.D, and Reena Horowitz
Beaker Blog December 9, 2016
SBP Supporters Dr. Tom and Cindy Goodman Host SBP’s Postdocs for the Holidays
For the last ten years, Cindy and Dr. Tom Goodman have a tradition of inviting Fishman Fund winners, past and present, for a holiday celebration. “It’s a deligh...
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Fishman Fund winners at the Goodmans for the Holidays
Beaker Blog December 8, 2016
Discovery from the lab of Carl Ware, Ph.D. leads to clinical trial in pediatric Crohn’s disease
Just about any of the 700,000-plus people in the U.S. who have Crohn’s disease, a chronic condition in which portions of the intestine are inflamed, can tell yo...
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child with abdominal pain
Beaker Blog December 6, 2016
Research could ease the transition to an active lifestyle
If you don’t exercise regularly, your muscles become less able to support physical activity, so you tire out quickly. That makes it extremely difficult for sede...
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family running
Beaker Blog December 2, 2016
V Foundation grant to Ani Deshpande, Ph.D., supports pioneering research toward better leukemia treatments
Patients with a rare type of leukemia called acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) have better outcomes than most leukemias because they can be treated with a very...
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ani deshpanda, ph.d.