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11/26/2019
Two researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine—Pamela L. Mellon and Aleem Siddiqui—have been named Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), ...
11/15/2019
Science

​Features Bernd Schnabl, MD, Tom Patterson, PhD, David Pride, MD, PhD

11/13/2019
UC San Diego researchers linked a gut bacteria toxin to worse clinical outcomes in patients with alcoholic liver disease, and discovered that treatment with bacteriophages clears the bacteria and elim ...
11/12/2019
FierceBiotech

​Features Tarek Hassanein, MD

11/11/2019
Healio

​Features Parambir Dulai, MBBS

10/1/2019
Three University of California San Diego researchers have received prestigious awards through the National Institutes of Health (NIH) High-Risk, High-Reward Research Program, including the Pioneer Awa ...
6/27/2019
Diverticulitis can cause mild to severe abdominal pain. Good nutrition and an active lifestyle can keep the condition under control. We share advice from a gastroenterologist and a summer- and gut-fri ...
5/14/2019
A recent study by researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego State University and the Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology found that the age and sex of ...
4/23/2019
Constipation is a pressing issue and there are a lot of treatments for it — and a lot of causes. One of the biggest is diet. Fortunately, diet is also part of the solution. Here are 14 foods that help ...
3/14/2019
UC San Diego Health performed an autotransplant on a patient with only one kidney and nutcracker syndrome, where a renal vein becomes compressed by two arteries. The affected kidney was placed in the ...
1/7/2019
A recent study analyzed a scoring tool to predict patient outcomes for a Crohn’s disease treatment. The model had a 100 percent sensitivity identifying patients who would benefit from the drug vedoliz ...