Recent Press

Rationally designed MERS CoV structural study published in PNAS

Aug. 14, 2017, 1:20 p.m. - Immunogenicity and structures of a rationally designed prefusion MERS-CoV spike antigen, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1707304114

Cows contribute antibodies to fight against HIV

July 27, 2017, 10:28 a.m. - TSRI News & Views - NIH-supported scientists elicit broadly neutralizing antibodies to HIV in calves

CD4bs paper featured in Nature Reviews Microbiology

July 24, 2017, 10:33 a.m. - Nature Reviews Microbiology - Ashley York - Viral Infection: When two become one. Brief highlight article describing recent insights into HIV viral fusion.

Team Tests HIV Vaccine Delivery Mechanisms

July 17, 2017, 11:44 a.m. - TSRI - Gina Kirchweger - For decades, HIV has successfully evaded all efforts to create an effective vaccine but researchers at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) and the La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology (LJI) are steadily inching closer.

Team identifies new HIV fusion intermediate state

July 12, 2017, 10:40 a.m. - TSRI - A new, three-dimensional snapshot of HIV demonstrates the radical structural transformations that enable the virus to recognize and infect host cells, according to a new study led by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI).

Lab News

Postdoc awarded amFAR Mathilde Krim Fellowship!

Nov. 8, 2017, 6:12 a.m. - Congrats Gabe on your Fellowship!

Ward Lab publishes 100th paper!

July 12, 2017, noon - On to the next 100!

Postdoc awarded K99 Pathway to Independence!

July 9, 2017, 11:53 a.m. - Congrats Krob on your K99!

Boss wins 2017 Young Investigator in Virology Prize

Feb. 27, 2017, 10:23 a.m. - Congratulations! Andrew awarded the 2017 Viruses Young Investigator in Virology Prize by the MDPI.

Postdoc wins CHAVI ID Young Investigator Award.

Jan. 10, 2017, 4:47 p.m. - Congratulations to Gabe for winning the 2016 CHAVI ID Young Investigator Award.