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

Dec 6, 2016 // The San Diego Union Tribune

Scientists inching ever closer to HIV vaccine

Nov 1, 2016

LJI scientists flip molecular switches to distinguish closely related immune cell populations

Oct 12, 2016 // Miami Herald

Zika dangers could threaten more than just infants, scientists say

Sep 21, 2016 // Mother Jones

Zika may be a threat to the adult brain, too

Sep 2, 2016 // The Independent

Zika may cause brain damage in adults too