Scientists discover an early sign of type 2 diabetes: Misfolded proinsulin

The findings could lead to tests or treatments that help prevent type 2 diabetes.

Families, physicians and scientists unite at Sanford Burnham Prebys’ 11th Annual Rare Disease Day Symposium

This year’s event centered on CDG, a rare genetic condition that affects around 1,500 people worldwide.

The one-of-a-kind kid

11-year-old Damian Omler is the only known individual with his CDG mutation.

A celebration of science for Ruoslahti’s 80th birthday

February 16 marked the 80th birthday of one of the most influential cell biology and cancer researchers, renowned scientist Erkki Ruoslahti, M.D., Ph.D. More than 300 guests celebrated the occasion with a scientific symposium and reception at the Estancia Hotel in La Jolla, California.

Scientists and artists unite in unique San Diego Art Institute exhibit

What happens when scientists and artists connect? A powerful new exhibit at the San Diego Art Institute unites these seemingly separate worlds—attracting nearly 1,000 visitors to the show’s opening reception.