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News-Medical-Net
Study reveals glioblastoma subtypes tend to develop in different regions of the brainClark Chen, MD, PhD, senior author and vice-chair of research and academic deve
Study reveals glioblastoma subtypes tend to develop in different regions of the brain
News-Medical-Net / Posted an hour ago
Clark Chen, MD, PhD, senior author and vice-chair of research and academic development in the Division of Neurosurgery at UC San Diego School of Medicine. "What remains unclear is how the exact, same mutation can give rise to different subtypes of... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
New studies look at PrEP for trans peopleand its Trans: Thrive program." Finally, the third team – with a $3.75 million
New studies look at PrEP for trans people
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 10 hours ago
and its Trans: Thrive program." Finally, the third team – with a $3.75 million budget – is a collaboration between the UC San Diego School of Medicine, the Los Angeles LGBT Center, Family Health Centers of San Diego, the University of Southern... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New model can increase active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer patientspercent to 82.6 percent among the very low-risk patients," said Gaylis, a volun
New model can increase active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancer patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
percent to 82.6 percent among the very low-risk patients," said Gaylis, a voluntary professor in the Division of Urology at UC San Diego School of Medicine. "Besides this approach, enhancing quality of care through established standardized processes... Read more
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PhysOrg
Fermentation festival leads to rapid response system at Center for Microbiome InnovationGut Project , the world's largest crowdsourced, crowdfunded science project, wh
Fermentation festival leads to rapid response system at Center for Microbiome Innovation
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
Gut Project , the world's largest crowdsourced, crowdfunded science project, which is led by Knight and his team at UC San Diego School of Medicine. Besides providing a standardized, readily available mechanism for processing samples, the... Read more
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Psych Central
Smoking Cessation Drugs Are Safeand the two non-nicotine medications, bupropion and varenicline,” said Robert A
Smoking Cessation Drugs Are Safe
Psych Central / Posted 9 days ago
and the two non-nicotine medications, bupropion and varenicline,” said Robert Anthenelli, M.D., professor of psychiatry, at UC San Diego School of Medicine and first author of the study. Anthenelli said the so-called EAGLES study is important... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Chargers reach labor agreement for proposed stadiumSPARK studyUC San Diego to participate in nationwide SPARK study UC San Diego
Chargers reach labor agreement for proposed stadium
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 12 days ago
SPARK studyUC San Diego to participate in nationwide SPARK study UC San Diego to participate in nationwide SPARK study UC San Diego School of Medicine will participate in an Autism study, the largest ever undertaken in the United States. UC... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Child in car involved in fatal Oceanside accidentSPARK studyUC San Diego to participate in nationwide SPARK study UC San Diego
Child in car involved in fatal Oceanside accident
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 12 days ago
SPARK studyUC San Diego to participate in nationwide SPARK study UC San Diego to participate in nationwide SPARK study UC San Diego School of Medicine will participate in an Autism study, the largest ever undertaken in the United States. UC... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Congressional art competition looking for student to send to D.C.SPARK studyUC San Diego to participate in nationwide SPARK study UC San Diego
Congressional art competition looking for student to send to D.C.
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 12 days ago
SPARK studyUC San Diego to participate in nationwide SPARK study UC San Diego to participate in nationwide SPARK study UC San Diego School of Medicine will participate in an Autism study, the largest ever undertaken in the United States. UC... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers use highly accurate biomarker to measure aging in HIV infected patientsage, methylation across the entire genome changes," said co-corresponding autho
Researchers use highly accurate biomarker to measure aging in HIV infected patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 13 days ago
age, methylation across the entire genome changes," said co-corresponding author Trey Ideker, PhD, professor of genetics in UC San Diego School of Medicine. "Some people call it entropy or genetic drift. Although we're not sure of the exact... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Gusty winds, warm temperatures expected for the weekendSPARK studyUC San Diego to participate in nationwide SPARK study UC San Diego
Gusty winds, warm temperatures expected for the weekend
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
SPARK studyUC San Diego to participate in nationwide SPARK study UC San Diego to participate in nationwide SPARK study UC San Diego School of Medicine will participate in an Autism study, the largest ever undertaken in the United States. UC... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
UC San Diego to participate in nationwide SPARK studySPARK study UC San Diego School of Medicine will participate in an Autism st
UC San Diego to participate in nationwide SPARK study
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
SPARK study UC San Diego School of Medicine will participate in an Autism study, the largest ever undertaken in the United States. UC... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
UCSD to be part of huge autism studyLA JOLLA (CNS) - The UC San Diego School of Medicine announced Thursday that it
UCSD to be part of huge autism study
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
LA JOLLA (CNS) - The UC San Diego School of Medicine announced Thursday that it will be part of an effort to collect DNA samples from 50,000 autism patients aged 3 to 100, in what is being touted as the largest study of the disorder ever undertaken... Read more
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iol.co.za
Autism programme in Tembisa pays offmechanism to catch up with the skills they have lost,” she explained. Accordin
Autism programme in Tembisa pays off
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
mechanism to catch up with the skills they have lost,” she explained. According to the Autism Centre of Excellence at the UC San Diego School of Medicine, autism is “a pervasive developmental disorder that involves abnormal development and... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New computer algorithm can better characterize functional context of genomic variations in cancerof cancer genomes via next generation sequencing," said co-senior author Jill P
New computer algorithm can better characterize functional context of genomic variations in cancer
News-Medical-Net / Posted 15 days ago
of cancer genomes via next generation sequencing," said co-senior author Jill P. Mesirov, PhD, professor and associate vice chancellor for computational health sciences at UC San Diego School of Medicine. University of California... Read more
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PhysOrg
New computer program can help uncover hidden genomic alterations that drive cancerssaid co-senior author Jill P. Mesirov, PhD, professor and associate vice chance
New computer program can help uncover hidden genomic alterations that drive cancers
PhysOrg / Posted 16 days ago
said co-senior author Jill P. Mesirov, PhD, professor and associate vice chancellor for computational health sciences at UC San Diego School of Medicine. More information: Jong Wook Kim et al. Characterizing genomic alterations in cancer by... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Business digest: Big Sur Health Center gets new medical directornew medical director. Bruemmer has been with the Big Sur Health Center since Ja
Business digest: Big Sur Health Center gets new medical director
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 21 days ago
new medical director. Bruemmer has been with the Big Sur Health Center since January 2015. Bruemmer graduated from UC San Diego School of Medicine in 1987 and completed her family medicine residency in Merced, part of the UC Davis network... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
UC San Diego receives NIH grant to establish interdisciplinary center to combat antibiotic resistancefor which UC San Diego is known," said David Brenner, MD, vice chancellor of UC
UC San Diego receives NIH grant to establish interdisciplinary center to combat antibiotic resistance
News-Medical-Net / Posted 21 days ago
for which UC San Diego is known," said David Brenner, MD, vice chancellor of UC San Diego Health Sciences and dean of UC San Diego School of Medicine. "We're grateful to the NIH for recognizing our leading-edge capabilities in medicine,... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Suspected illegal migrants rescued off coast of Pacific Beachawarded 5-year, $9.5M federal grant to fund 'superbug' research UC San Diego a
Suspected illegal migrants rescued off coast of Pacific Beach
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 22 days ago
awarded 5-year, $9.5M federal grant to fund 'superbug' research UC San Diego awarded funding for "superbug" research The UC San Diego School of Medicine has been awarded a five-year, $9.5 million federal grant Tuesday to fund research into... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
San Diego Coastkeeper appoints new executive directorawarded 5-year, $9.5M federal grant to fund 'superbug' research UC San Diego a
San Diego Coastkeeper appoints new executive director
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 22 days ago
awarded 5-year, $9.5M federal grant to fund 'superbug' research UC San Diego awarded funding for "superbug" research The UC San Diego School of Medicine has been awarded a five-year, $9.5 million federal grant Tuesday to fund research into... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
UC San Diego awarded 5-year, $9.5M federal grant to fund 'superbug' researchawarded 5-year, $9.5M federal grant to fund 'superbug' research UC San Diego a
UC San Diego awarded 5-year, $9.5M federal grant to fund 'superbug' research
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 22 days ago
awarded 5-year, $9.5M federal grant to fund 'superbug' research UC San Diego awarded funding for "superbug" research The UC San Diego School of Medicine has been awarded a five-year, $9.5 million federal grant Tuesday to fund research into... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers identify vital inflammatory mechanisms in type 1 diabetes, obesity-related kidney dysfunctiontrigger damaging inflammatory mechanisms," said senior author Kumar Sharma, MD,
Researchers identify vital inflammatory mechanisms in type 1 diabetes, obesity-related kidney dysfunction
News-Medical-Net / Posted 24 days ago
trigger damaging inflammatory mechanisms," said senior author Kumar Sharma, MD, professor of medicine and director of the UC San Diego School of Medicine Institute of Metabolomic Medicine (IMM) and Center for Renal Translational Medicine... Read more
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The Mercury News
Cancer survival in California: Marriage helps, but benefit varies with demographicsred flag should go up.'' UNmARRIED BY RACE/ETHNICITY IN THE U.S. AS OF 2012 A
Cancer survival in California: Marriage helps, but benefit varies with demographics
The Mercury News / Posted 24 days ago
red flag should go up.'' UNmARRIED BY RACE/ETHNICITY IN THE U.S. AS OF 2012 Asians/Pacific Islanders: 19 percent Source: UC San Diego School of Medicine RISING NUMBERS OF NEVER-MARRIED U.S. ADULTS Men: 10 percent in 1960 to 23 percent in... Read more
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New Kerala
New tool can pinpoint life-threatening liver disease - newkerala.com #47588to detect advanced fibrosis," said Rohit Loomba, the study's first author and d
New tool can pinpoint life-threatening liver disease - newkerala.com #47588
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
to detect advanced fibrosis," said Rohit Loomba, the study's first author and director of the NAFLD Research Centre at UC San Diego School of Medicine. MRE is a specialized version of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) that propagates mechanical... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers link higher levels of vitamin D to reduced cancer riskwhich had been terra incognita until publication of this paper," said Cedric Ga
Researchers link higher levels of vitamin D to reduced cancer risk
News-Medical-Net / Posted 28 days ago
which had been terra incognita until publication of this paper," said Cedric Garland, DrPH, adjunct professor in the UC San Diego School of Medicine Department of Family Medicine and Public Health and member of Moores Cancer Center at UC San... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Certain malignant gastrointestinal stromal tumors more deadly than previously reportedthese tumors result in a much higher mortality than expected," said Jason Sickl
Certain malignant gastrointestinal stromal tumors more deadly than previously reported
News-Medical-Net / Posted 28 days ago
these tumors result in a much higher mortality than expected," said Jason Sicklick, MD, assistant professor of surgery at UC San Diego School of Medicine and a surgical oncologist at UC San Diego Health. "The 5-year mortality rate for malignant... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
UC San Diego Studies Cardiovascular Disease Among LatinasA stethoscope is pictured, June 17, 2009. The UC San Diego School of Medicine
UC San Diego Studies Cardiovascular Disease Among Latinas
KPBS San Diego / Posted 30 days ago
A stethoscope is pictured, June 17, 2009. The UC San Diego School of Medicine announced on Monday the start of a four-year, $3.7 million multidisciplinary research center to investigate the relationship between sedentary behavior and cardiovascular... Read more
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examiner.com
Study probes meaning of a ‘good death’been put together,” senior author Dilip Jeste, MD, director of the Sam and Rose
Study probes meaning of a ‘good death’
examiner.com / Posted 30 days ago
been put together,” senior author Dilip Jeste, MD, director of the Sam and Rose Stein Institute for Research on Aging at UC San Diego School of Medicine, said in a news release. “Death is obviously a controversial topic. People don’t like to... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Aging reduces axonal regeneration after spinal cord injuryregeneration in the central nervous system," said senior author Binhai Zheng, P
Aging reduces axonal regeneration after spinal cord injury
News-Medical-Net / Posted 1 months ago
regeneration in the central nervous system," said senior author Binhai Zheng, PhD, associate professor of neurosciences at UC San Diego School of Medicine. "Since many central nervous system diseases and disorders are age-related and are... Read more
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PhysOrg
Underappreciated protein plays critical role in RNA regulation and male fertilitydecay (NMD) pathway," said Miles Wilkinson, PhD, senior author and professor in
Underappreciated protein plays critical role in RNA regulation and male fertility
PhysOrg / Posted 1 months ago
decay (NMD) pathway," said Miles Wilkinson, PhD, senior author and professor in the Department of Reproductive Medicine at UC San Diego School of Medicine. "UPF3A was previously thought to be just the opposite—a promoter of the NMD pathway, but a... Read more

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