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7/20/2017
The Independent Citizens Oversight Committee of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) today unanimously approved a $5.8 million award to University of California San Diego School o ...
7/10/2017
UC San Diego Health has been named one of the nation’s “Most Wired” health systems by Hospitals & Health Networks magazine, a publication of the American Hospital Association. The award recognizes hos ...
7/10/2017
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have discovered differences in how the brain responds to food rewards in individuals with a history of bulimia nervosa (BN), an eat ...
7/5/2017
After 12 weeks of taking an anti-asthma drug, a subset of patients with type 2 diabetes showed a clinically significant reduction in blood glucose during a randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled ...
6/27/2017
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, with colleagues in Xijing Hospital and Sun Yat-sen Cancer Center in China, report that DNA methylation can provide effective marke ...
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Health Features

N Equals One Podcast: Century-old Drug Tested in Boys with Autism

In a small clinical trial, a single dose of the century-old drug suramin produced measurable, but transient, improvements in five boys with autism spectrum disorder.

6/30/2017
From a minor ailment to a more serious injury, a first aid kit is a must. Learn what common supplies should be in a first aid kit and tips to keep your family safe both in your home and on the road.
6/30/2017
Learn how to navigate online chats rooms to benefit your health, whether you’re looking for medical facts or emotional support, as well as how to protect your privacy while getting the information you ...
6/30/2017
It’s estimated that one in four patients over age 40 will experience afib. The irregular heart rhythm could lead to a stroke. Learn about a woman’s personal story with afib and new treatment options a ...
6/30/2017
Tanned skin is damaged skin and, perhaps, a dark harbinger of cancer to come. Lather up and learn more.
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In the News

7/20/2017
OncLive

​Features Christopher Kane, MD

7/19/2017
CNN

​Features Walter Kaye, MD

7/19/2017
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Cinnamon Bloss, PhD

7/18/2017
NPR

​Features Lee Cantrell, PharmD

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