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University of California San Diego has been selected by the NIH to lead and administer an international seven-year, $28-million grant for HIV/AIDS clinical trials.
UC San Diego researchers discovered that the makeup of a person’s gut microbiome is linked to their levels of active vitamin D, and revealed a new understanding of vitamin D and how it’s typically mea ...
American Association for the Advancement of Science honors the contributions of UC San Diego leaders in astrophysics, research advocacy, organic chemistry, psychiatry and geophysics.
Triclosan, an antimicrobial found in many soaps and other household items, worsens fatty liver disease in mice fed a high-fat diet.
While respiratory issues continue to be the most common symptom of a COVID-19 infection, new research indicates the disease could also be associated with an increased tendency of the blood to clot, le ...
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María Madrigal, receptora de riñón donante, estaba plagada de bacterias multirresistentes; un tratamiento emergente llamado terapia con bacteriófagos resultó ser el remedio.
Donor kidney recipient Maria Madrigal was plagued by multidrug-resistant bacteria; an emerging treatment called phage therapy proved to be the remedy.
Convalescent therapy is a century-old approach adapted to potentially treating and preventing COVID-19 by boosting patients’ neutralizing antibodies. Edward Cachay, MD, leads a clinical trial at UC Sa ...
Nurses restore health and mend broken bones, welcome new life and provide support when life is lost. Now, they are on the frontlines of a pandemic.
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