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UC San Diego-Led Team Receives $9M to Advance Parkinson’s Disease Treatments

October 27

UC San Diego-Led Team Receives $9M to Advance Parkinson’s Disease Treatments

Tumor Reasons Why Cancers Thrive in Chromosomal Chaos

October 26

Tumor Reasons Why Cancers Thrive in Chromosomal Chaos

Same Treatment Tested for Kids with Kawasaki Disease and Rare COVID-19 Reaction

October 26

Same Treatment Tested for Kids with Kawasaki Disease and Rare COVID-19 Reaction

New COVID-19 Testing and Treatment Site Coming to San Diego County

September 12

New COVID-19 Testing and Treatment Site Coming to San Diego County

UC San Diego receives $12.25 million NIH grant to improve epilepsy treatment

September 10

UC San Diego receives $12.25 million NIH grant to improve epilepsy treatment

$6M NIH Grant Launches UC San Diego Consortium to Study Insulin-Producing Cells

September 9

$6M NIH Grant Launches UC San Diego Consortium to Study Insulin-Producing Cells

Most of UC San Diego’s COVID-19 Cases Detected Early by Wastewater Screening

August 11

Most of UC San Diego’s COVID-19 Cases Detected Early by Wastewater Screening

UC San Diego testing 'remdesivir 2.0,' a pill form of critical COVID drug

August 10

UC San Diego testing 'remdesivir 2.0,' a pill form of critical COVID drug

Why Some Schools Are Mandating COVID Tests While Others Aren’t

August 6

Why Some Schools Are Mandating COVID Tests While Others Aren’t

3D 'Assembloid' Shows How SARS-CoV-2 Infects Brain Cells

July 16

3D 'Assembloid' Shows How SARS-CoV-2 Infects Brain Cells

Six Months of COVID Vaccines: What 1.7 Billion Doses Have Taught Scientists

July 8

Six Months of COVID Vaccines: What 1.7 Billion Doses Have Taught Scientists

RNA-Binding Proteins Identified as New Class of Drug Target for Cancers, Including Triple Negative Breast Tumors

July 6

RNA-Binding Proteins Identified as New Class of Drug Target for Cancers, Including Triple Negative Breast Tumors

LA Changed Masking Guidance Due to the Delta Variant. Will San Diego?

June 29

LA Changed Masking Guidance Due to the Delta Variant. Will San Diego?

Philanthropists Give $3.25 Million to Support Heart Disease Research

June 25

Philanthropists Give $3.25 Million to Support Heart Disease Research

Here's Why Experts Are Comfortable With Myocarditis Numbers

June 24

Here's Why Experts Are Comfortable With Myocarditis Numbers

Center Brings Doctors, Scientists Together to Improve Health of Mother and Child

June 15

Center Brings Doctors, Scientists Together to Improve Health of Mother and Child

San Diego County reaches key benchmark: herd immunity

June 14

San Diego County reaches key benchmark: herd immunity

CDC to hold emergency meeting on heart inflammation after COVID shot

June 11

CDC to hold emergency meeting on heart inflammation after COVID shot

NASH processing

June 1

Diet Plays Critical Role in NASH Progressing to Liver Cancer in Mouse Model

Enzymes

May 21

Superficial Relationship: Enzymes Protect the Skin by Ignoring Microbes and Viruses

RET Fusion

May 21

RET Fusion Inhibitor Active Beyond Lung, Thyroid Cancers

Covid-19: W.H.O. Warns That Variant Found in India May Be Highly Contagious

May 17

Covid-19: W.H.O. Warns That Variant Found in India May Be Highly Contagious

The Books You Need to Read If You Have UC

May 11

The Books You Need to Read If You Have UC

good morning america

May 10

Who is Making Asian American Pacific Islander History in 2021: Featuring Gene Yeo

How Churches Are Influencing Vaccine Decisions

April 20

How Churches Are Influencing Vaccine Decisions

Prominent San Diego Scientists Argue COVID-19 Spreads Like Secondhand Smoke

April 19

Prominent San Diego Scientists Argue COVID-19 Spreads Like Secondhand Smoke

Biden administration poised to change Trump restrictions on fetal tissue research

April 15

Biden administration poised to change Trump restrictions on fetal tissue research

Double Mutant

March 31

'Double mutant' COVID variant emerges in the U.S. Here's what that means

Mutant virus

March 28

Experts demand discipline as COVID-19 eases: ‘We don’t want to have to start over’

Fauci

March 27

Fauci and others look ahead to the holidays: Put another leaf in the table

cancers gluttony

March 18

Reversing Cancer’s Gluttony

muscle growth

March 17

How to Speed Up Muscle Repair

Astrocytes

March 4

Astrocytes Derived from Patients with Bipolar Disorder Malfunction

chemotherapeutic-drugs

February 24

New Study from UCSD Shows That Chromosome Shattering Can Promote Cancer Cell Growth and Increase Resistance to Chemotherapeutic Drugs

Eczema

February 22

Last-Itch Effort: Fighting the Bacteria That Exacerbate Eczema with Bacteria

maskguidance

February 18

CDC Does Not Change COVID-19 Mask Guidance

dementia

February 10

COVID-19 Could Increase Dementia, Other Brain Disorders for Decades to Come

viral sequencing

February 9

U.S. rushes to fill void in viral sequencing as worrisome coronavirus variants spread

electronics

February 9

Can Current Smartphone Technology Tell You When a Pandemic Might Come Calling?