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In a new study, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine confirmed the findings of previous pilot studies that found an association between human milk concentrations and in ...
Researchers at UC San Diego School of Medicine report that abnormal levels of beta-amyloid plaques in brain predict cognitive decline and higher risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease, but also that c ...
A novel research study by UC San Diego researchers will determine whether testing stored blood drops, recorded at birth, for 1,000 different molecules and chemicals can help predict autism risk years ...
UC San Diego and IBM researchers reveal a new understanding of how our microbiomes change as we age, setting the stage for future research on the role microbes play in accelerating or decelerating the ...
UC San Diego researchers use 3D human gut organoids to reveal the molecular system that keeps intestinal linings sealed, demonstrate how the system breaks down and how it can be strengthened with the ...
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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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