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7/14/2014
UC San Diego Health System ranks among the nation’s best, according to the U.S. News & World Report’s 2014-15 issue of "America’s Best Hospitals."
6/30/2014
10News
Features UC San Diego Medical Center
6/27/2014
Christina Johnson
Ever have that feeling you're not alone? You're not. Trillions of microbes reside within your intestinal tract, for good and ill. UC San Diego scientists and physicians are discovering new ways to emp ...
6/23/2014
The New York Times
Features Rohit Loomba, MD
5/12/2014
U-T San Diego
Cites research by Liangfang Zhang, PhD
5/1/2014
Science Newsline
Features Tannishtha Reya, PhD
4/28/2014
Quality Health
Features Joel Baumgartner, MD
4/16/2014
Innovations Report
Features Aleem Siddiqui, PhD
4/15/2014
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have identified a mechanism that explains why people with the hepatitis C virus get liver disease and why the virus is able to ...
4/7/2014
HIVandHepatitis.com
Features Wollelaw Agmas, MD, Christopher Mathews, MD, and Edward Cachay, MD
2/20/2014
Orange County Register
Features Stuart Jamieson, MD
1/8/2014
In October 2013, Louis Munoz donated one of his kidneys to William Lynch. The organ match would not have occurred without a bit of serendipity and a big love of football. Munoz and Lynch had been chil ...
1/8/2014
Fox 5
Features UC San Diego Health System
12/10/2013
Jackie Carr
To create a better patient experience for people with chronic disease, UC San Diego Health System has implemented shared medical appointments, a pilot program to increase access to physicians and aid ...
10/25/2013
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine say that, while a prevailing theory suggests elevated cellular levels of glucose ultimately result in diabetic kidney disease, ...
10/17/2013
Increased vitamin D levels may prevent a wide range of diseases, according to recent studies. However, some previous studies led to a concern that vitamin D supplementation could increase an individu ...
10/10/2013
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have identified 13 metabolites – small molecules produced by cellular metabolism – that are significantly different in patient ...
9/19/2013
The Take Away
Features Alexander Kuo, MD
4/9/2013
As part of a multicenter clinical trial, researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine are evaluating Pexa-Vec (JX-594) to slow the progression of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC ...
9/28/2012
Jessica Logan
Brothers Paul and Bill Coari have been sharing wilderness adventures every summer since Bill donated his kidney to his brother more than 10 years ago. But this summer’s journey was a bit more memorabl ...
1/6/2012
The Medical News
Featuring Alan Hemming, MD
1/5/2012
KPBS
Featuring Alan Hemming, MD

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