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Donations of personal protective equipment, food and money have flooded into UC San Diego Health, part of a community effort to treat and protect patients, staff and the community from COVID-19.
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine are launching a pair of studies to answer critical questions regarding the roles COVID-19 may play in breast milk and pregnancy.
Researchers at four University of California Health medical centers have begun recruiting participants for a Phase II clinical trial to investigate the safety and efficacy of treating adult patients w ...
Partnering with five diagnostics manufacturers, UC San Diego is significantly ramping up testing for COVID-19, projecting capacity to complete up to 1,500 tests daily within two to three weeks.
New study finds gene therapy improved cardiac, muscle and liver function in Danon disease mouse models.
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Health Features

Coronavirus Updates Media Statements: COVID-19

The safety and well-being of our patients and staff are our top priority. As the region's only academic health system, we are fully prepared to care for patients with COVID-19.

Born with a rare disease called cystinosis, Jordan arrived at a crossroads: continue life as-is, toward a future most likely leading to kidney failure, or be the first to undergo a stem cell therapy d ...
Sheila Mody, MD, director of the Division of Family Planning, helps patients choose the best intrauterine devices (IUDs) for their unique birth control needs by taking into account what’s most importa ...
Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health offers molecular testing and precision medicine to help patients with stage IV lung cancer manage their cancer as a chronic disease.
When applying Samin Nosrat’s “Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat” to your cooking, follow these four guidelines to keep your meals healthy while making them delicious.
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In the News


​Features Gregory Poore, MD/PhD student, and Rob Knight, PhD, and Sandip Patel, MD

New York Times

​Features Natasha Martin, PhD, and Robert Schooley, MD


​Features Christopher Longhurst, MD, CIO, ACMO

Drug Discovery News

​Features Tatiana Kisseleva, MD, PhD

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Basic Science News

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