Research Centers

Research Centers

La Jolla Institute is home to two research centers and numerous research concentrations that are on the leading edge of tomorrow’s medical treatments. These centers focus the efforts of collaborative groups of researchers on defined areas of inquiry, to accelerate progress toward the development of new treatments and vaccines to prevent and cure type 1 diabetes, cancer and infectious disease.

From The Lab

Jan 20, 2013

La Jolla Institute identifies molecular switch enabling immune cells to better fight disease

Finding on killer cells opens new avenue for combating AIDS, cancer and other diseases

Zika's global reach

La Jolla Institute scientist identifies helper cells that trigger potent responses to HIV

Member of National AIDS Vaccine Consortium pinpoints helper T cells important for AIDS vaccine development

Know Your Enemies

Our bodies are home to trillions of microbes.

Outbreak Alert: Coronavirus

Within weeks of its discovery, a novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) has spread to six continents and infected over 80,000 people.