The Gladstone Institutes
is an independent and nonprofit
biomedical research organization whose focus is to better understand,
prevent, treat and cure cardiovascular, viral and neurological
conditions such as heart failure
and Alzheimer's disease
Gladstone researchers study these diseases using techniques of basic and translational science.
Another focus at Gladstone is building on the stem cell
breakthrough of one of its investigators, 2012 Nobel Laureate Shinya Yamanaka
, to improve drug discovery, personalized medicine and tissue regeneration.