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10/18/2017
Modeling the interplay between neurons and astrocytes derived from children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, with colleagues i ...
10/10/2017
Despite a diagnosis of stage IV pancreatic cancer and ongoing chemotherapy, Mike Levine boarded a plane this past weekend destined for Kona, Hawaii, where he will compete in one of the most grueling o ...
10/10/2017
Approximately 10 percent of Americans take a proton pump inhibitor drug to relieve symptoms of frequent heartburn and acid reflux. That percentage can be much higher for people with chronic liver dise ...
10/9/2017
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, with national collaborators, have identified a series of molecular clues to understanding the formation of cerebral cavernous malf ...
10/9/2017
An international team of researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Moores Cancer Center, with colleagues at Sun Yet-sun University Cancer Center and other collaborating ...
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Health Features

N Equals One Podcast: Microbes as Medicine

Unlike antibiotics, which wipe out both harmful and beneficial bacteria, a new approach to treating eczema uses good bacteria to specifically fight off the bad.

9/18/2017
After a high school cheerleader injured her knee during a Friday night game, UC San Diego Health's free sports injury screening program for high school athletes helped get her back to her active lifes ...
9/7/2017
Two UC San Diego Health heart transplant patients recently had the unique opportunity to meet the families of their donors and are using the experience to shine a light on the importance of organ dona ...
9/1/2017
Jo-Anne Lesser retired and was looking forward to traveling with her husband but her plans were derailed by extreme abdominal pain. After months of unsuccessful treatment, an ultrasound revealed the c ...
9/1/2017
It's back to school time, which means time for questions. We asked O. Douglas Wilson, MD, pediatrician with UC San Diego Health, to address some common queries.
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In the News

10/12/2017
Detroit News

​Features Jay Doucet, MD

10/12/2017
Crain's Chicago

​Features Rob Knight, PhD

10/11/2017
New York Post

​Cites research by Sheri Hartman, PhD

10/11/2017
U.S. News & World Report

​Features Dilip Jeste, MD

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