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New Incisionless Surgery to Treat Enlarged Prostate
March 31, 2015
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 the first line of treatment, a new minimally inv... (More)

3D Human Skin Maps Aid Study of Relationships Between Molecules, Microbes and Environment
March 30, 2015
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences used information collected from hundreds of skin swabs to produce three-dimensional maps of molecular and microbial variations across the bo... (More)

Control Switch That Modulates Cell Stress Response May Be Key to Multiple Diseases
March 25, 2015
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have discovered a control switch for the unfolded protein response (UPR), a cellular stress relief mechanism drawing major scientific interest because of its role in cancer, d... (More)

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Health Features

Shah and Ikeda
UC San Diego Health System is honoring and celebrating its physicians on National Doctor’s Day and is announcing its 2015 Physician of the Year, Tyson Ikeda, MD, and House Officer of the Year, Kevin S ...
The Riegers
John and Mary Rieger, participants in the UC San Diego Weight Management program, are vibrant proof of the health benefits of significant weight loss. The program emphasizes maintenance as strongly as ...
Precision Medicine
President Obama recently announced a multi-million-dollar initiative and talked about a future in which patients get “the right treatments at the right time, every time.” At UC San Diego Health System ...
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