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7/2/2014
e! Science News
Features Clark Chen, MD, PhD
6/23/2014
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have discovered a fundamental mechanism by which the brain maintains its internal balance. The mechanism involves the brain's ...
6/19/2014
UC San Diego Health System has been designated an Official U.S. Olympic Regional Medical Center, joining a national network of leading medical providers selected by the United States Olympic Committee ...
6/16/2014
Researchers at the Dignity Health Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, Ariz. and University of California, San Diego School of Medicine report that the human brain locks down episodic memories in ...
6/2/2014
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have erased and reactivated memories in rats, profoundly altering the animals’ reaction to past events. The study is the first ...
5/21/2014
Researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Moores Cancer Center have used computer simulations of cancer cells – cancer avatars – to identify drugs most likely to kill c ...
5/12/2014
U-T San Diego
Features Joseph Ciacci, MD, and Larry Goldstein, PhD
5/8/2014
Medical Devices Business News
Features Clark Chen, MD, PhD
5/6/2014
WWSB
Features Alexader Khalessi, MD
5/1/2014
Medical Xpress
Features Clark Chen, MD, PhD
4/30/2014
Neurosurgeons at UC San Diego Heath System have, for the first time, combined real-time magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technology with novel non-invasive cellular mapping techniques to develop a new ...
3/25/2014
Christina Johnson
Combining a common cholesterol-lowering drug with an existing chemotherapy treatment may offer a glimmer of hope for a grim form of brain cancer known as glioblastoma.
3/18/2014
The Wall Street Journal
Features Santosh Kesari, MD, PhD, and David Piccioni, MD, PhD
3/10/2014
Science Blog
Features Clark Chen, MD, PhD, and Bob Carter, MD, PhD
3/4/2014
Scott LaFee
Listen to your body: sometimes it's trying to tell you something is wrong. Here are 10 symptoms you shouldn't ignore.
2/25/2014
Medical Xpress
Features Clark Chen, MD, PhD
2/24/2014
Using a novel magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-guided laser technology, neurosurgeons at UC San Diego Health System have successfully treated a malignant tumor deep inside a patient’s brain. This is t ...
2/10/2014
KFSN-Fresno
Features Clark Chen, MD, PhD 
1/7/2014
Michelle Brubaker
Mesa High School team physician, David Bazzo, MD, with the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, has implemented an educational program to teach young athletes and their families about concuss ...
8/6/2013
Neurosurgeons at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center are among the first in the world to utilize real-time magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) ...
3/15/2013
University of California, San Diego Health System has been named among “100 Hospitals with Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs” by Becker's Hospital Review, a news publication for hospital and healt ...
5/25/2012
Kim Edwards
UC San Diego Health System is now one of only 15 sites in the world offering a new treatment for a deadly form of brain cancer.

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