Features Victor Nizet, MD
Features Shabnam Shalapour, PhD, and Michael Karin, PhD
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine report that blocking or removing immune-suppressing cells allows a special type of chemotherapy — and the immune cells it acti ...
Features Mike Hsieh, MD
By age 60, more than 50 percent of men in the United States suffer from benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), a condition that leads to annoying changes in urinary flow. While medical therapy is usually ...
Features John Pierce, PhD
Male sexual health is more complicated than those commercials on TV suggest. There are issues about cardiovascular disease, fertility, reversible treatments, supplements and something called “manopaus ...
Features Rebecca Rakow-Penner, MD, PhD, David Karow, MD, PhD, Nathan White, PhD, and Christopher Kane, MD
A team of scientists and physicians from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, with counterparts at University of California, Los Angeles, describe a novel imaging technique that ...
Authored by Scott Lippman, MD, and features J. Kellogg Parsons, MD, Christopher Kane, MD, Karim Kader, MD, PhD, David Karow, ...
I’ve got benign prostatic hyperplasia. Should I be worried? Is there any such thing as a superfood? Is bed rest good for back pain? Our experts answer your health questions in this month’s Corner Clin ...
Features Paul Viviano, CEO
Features J. Kellogg Parsons, MD, Christopher Kane, MD, Karim Kader, MD, PhD, and David Karow, MD, PhD
Oncologists at UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center are the first in San Diego to meld magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technology with a traditional ultrasound prostate exam to create a three-dimensiona ...
Features Paul Viviano, CEO
Features J. Kellogg Parsons, MD
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."
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have found that the risk of patient harm increased two-fold in 2006 – the peak year that teaching hospitals nationwide embrace ...
While an increasing number of women are delaying motherhood until their late-30s and 40s, human biology keeps a timetable. Fertility specialists at UC San Diego Health System employ the latest technol ...
A new study by researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, with colleagues in Norway, significantly refines the association, highlighting genetic risk factors associated ...
It's a good thing to mind your pees with Qs, as in what color is it? The odor, consitency and color of your urine can be indicators of well being.
In this month's corner clinic feature, UC San Diego Health System experts tackle questions about tiredness, ear wax and urinary incontinence.
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, ...
A team of cancer researchers at the University of California, San Diego has identified the existence of precursor cells in early prostate cancers. These cells are resistant to androgen-deprivation th ...
UC San Diego Health System is once again ranked among the nation’s best in U.S. News & World Report’s 2013-14 “America’s Best Hospitals” issue.