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New Therapies from Discovery in Molecular Neuroscience

George Koob Appointed Director of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

Gallo Research Center announces new round of awards for $20m US Army-funded research program

Thomas Südhof wins 2013 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine October 7, 2013

Cocaine Use Leads to Rapid Growth of New Mouse Brain Structures


George Koob, PhD


John A. De Luca, PhD


Thomas Südhof, MD


Linda Wilbrecht, PhD

On October 31, 2013 Gallo Center Scientific Advisory Board Member George F. Koob was named as the new Director of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.  As Director of the NIAAA, Dr. Koob will oversee a budget of $458 million that supports alcohol-related research in areas including genetics, neuroscience, epidemiology, prevention and treatment.  In addition, the NIAAA works with other research institutes and federal and state programs on alcohol-related issues

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The UCSF-affiliated Ernest Gallo Clinic and Research Center has issued a second round of grants under its U.S. Army-funded research program intended to accelerate the discovery and development of new medications to treat alcohol and substance abuse in the context of post-traumatic stress and combat injury.

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Neuroscientist Thomas Südhof, MD, member of the Ernest Gallo Clinic and Research Center's Scientific Advisory Board and professor of molecular and cellular physiology at the Stanford University School of Medicine, was today named a winner of the 2013 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.

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Scientists from Gallo Center at UCSF Identify Possible Mechanism for Drug-Seeking Behavior in Humans

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