Neuroscience and Aging
Press Release
February 15, 2017
What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger
Biologists have known for decades that enduring a short period of mild stress makes simple organisms and human cells better able to survive additional stress la...
Caroline Kumsta, Ph.D.
Press Release
December 14, 2016
Research identifies a molecular basis for common congenital brain defect
Scientists at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute (SBP) have discovered a molecular cause of hydrocephalus, a common, potentially life-threatenin...
MRI of patient with hydrocephalus
Press Release
November 22, 2016
Huaxi Xu, Ph.D., Named The Jeanne And Gary Herberger Leadership Chair In Neuroscience At SBP
Huaxi Xu, Ph.D., has been named the Jeanne and Gary Herberger Leadership Chair in Neuroscience. “The need to better understand the mechanisms underlying neurode...
Huaxi Xu
Press Release
August 29, 2016
Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute included in consortium awarded $15 million to unravel bipolar disorder and schizophrenia
Partnership of government, academics and industry will develop new ways of studying and screening drugs for major psychiatric illnesses
Anne Bang, Ph.D.
Press Release
June 27, 2016
Scientific Breakthrough May Limit Damage Caused by Heart Attacks
Research identifies master controller of blood vessel growth in the heart
Dr. Mark Mercola
Press Release
June 23, 2016
New Technology Could Deliver Drugs to Brain Injuries
Peptide carries molecules and nanoparticles to acutely damaged areas of the brain
brain targeting illustration