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7/11/2018
Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive, neurodegenerative condition that often begins with mild cognitive impairment (MCI), making early and repeated assessments of cognitive change crucial to diagnosis ...
7/9/2018
Through x-ray crystallography and kinase-inhibitor specificity profiling, University of California San Diego School of Medicine researchers, in collaboration with researchers at Peking University and ...
7/9/2018
Physicians at UC San Diego Health are now offering prostate artery embolization as a new treatment option for men with benign prostatic hyperplasia, or an enlarged prostate. The minimally invasive pro ...
7/5/2018
Researchers at Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at University of California San Diego have found that the cost for the 10 “highest spend” medications in Medicare Part D rose almos ...
6/28/2018
Emerging CAR-T immunotherapies leverage modified versions of patient’s T-cells to target and kill cancer cells. In a new study, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and ...
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Health Features

N Equals One Podcast: Powered by Chemo

Despite a diagnosis of stage IV pancreatic cancer and ongoing chemotherapy, Mike Levine competed in one of the most grueling of physical competitions: the Ironman World Championship.

7/11/2018
An ambitious University of California initiative to create a central repository for clinical data from all six UC health systems is advancing medicine and transforming the process of medical discovery ...
6/29/2018
Suzanne Smith, RD, sports dietitian at UC San Diego Health, answers the question: how much protein do you need to eat if you lead an active lifestyle? She also weighs in on the keto craze and shares ...
6/29/2018
Acetaminophen causes more cases of acute liver injury than any other. Jeffrey Yin, PharmD, pharmacist at UC San Diego Health, explains the dangers of this common pain reliever and how to avoid uninten ...
6/28/2018
Cynthia Zamora was left temporarily speechless after half of her tongue was removed to cut out a tumor. Tissue from her thigh was used to reconstruct what was lost and therapists taught her to speak, ...
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6/28/2018
KUSI

​Features Jerry Shih, MD

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Geek.com

​Features Alysson Muotri, PhD

6/27/2018
San Diego 7

​Features Moores Cancer Center

6/27/2018
Del Mar Times

​Features Thomas Deerinck, staff researcher, and Mark Ellisman, PhD

6/26/2018
Buzzfeed

​Features Timothy Mackey, PhD

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