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7/27/2016
Ahead of the Summer Olympic Games in London four years ago, researchers reported that physical inactivity was a global pandemic that required urgent action. With the 2016 Games looming, University of ...
7/27/2016
The number of women living to age 90 in the United States has increased significantly in the past century. Currently estimated at 1.3 million, this demographic is expected to quadruple by 2050. A new ...
7/21/2016
In recognition of the Institutional Research and Academic Career Development Award (IRACDA) program at the University of California San Diego, which provides mentored training to postdocs in biomedica ...
7/21/2016
In an effort to expand the number of cancer gene mutations that can be specifically targeted with personalized therapies, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Moore ...
7/18/2016
Rikki Rockett, drummer for the band Poison, got the best news of his life last week: his cancer is gone. Rockett was diagnosed with oral cancer more than a year ago. Several months ago, he came to Moo ...
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Health Features

N Equals One Podcast: Nanomedicine

In this episode, we discuss nanomedicine — using tiny particles to deliver diagnostics and therapeutics — and how this approach helps overcome the biggest challenge to health care today: people.

7/1/2016
Radiation therapy won’t result in web-slinging superpowers, but it can be a powerful tool for patients undergoing cancer treatment. Half of all patients receive radiation therapy. Find out what to exp ...
7/1/2016
Eating is one of life's simple pleasures but, if you have a salivary stone in your mouth, mealtime may become a source of anxiety: fright with every bite. UC San Diego Health can help.
7/1/2016
86 million adults have prediabetes and 29 million have the disease. Type 2 diabetes is a major public health threat linked to the obesity epidemic. Julie Celebi, MD, discusses early diagnosis to remed ...
6/30/2016
Christine Frey (left) found help for her diagnosis of early psychosis with Kristin Cadenhead, MD, director of the Cognitive Assessment and Risk Evaluation Program.
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In the News

7/28/2016
Spectrum News

​Features Alysson Muotri, PhD

7/28/2016
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features UC San Diego Health

7/28/2016
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Gary Firestein, MD, and David Brenner, MD, vice chancellor, health sciences and dean, School of Medicine

7/27/2016
Women's Health

​Features Aladdin Shadyab, PhD

7/27/2016
FierceBiotech

​Features Trey Ideker, PhD, and John Paul Shen, MD

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