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3/13/2019
New preclinical data from University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Moores Cancer Center offers proof-of-principle for a combination immunotherapy that suppresses tumor growth in the l ...
3/12/2019
Every year, at precisely 9 a.m., medical school graduates nationwide find out where they will spend their residencies. On Friday, the 117 members of the 2019 UC San Diego School of Medicine graduating ...
3/7/2019
Researchers at UC San Diego School of Medicine generated a new mouse model that mimics human acne for the first time, and used it to validate the concept of “good” and “bad” acne bacteria and introduc ...
3/5/2019
Novel study to investigate how sexual trauma increases HIV susceptibility in women.
3/4/2019
Health organizations across the U.S. are seeking ways to better engage patients with a variety of technologies to improve patient experience. Learn how UC San Diego Health and three U.S. hospitals hav ...
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Health Features

N Equals One Podcast: A survivor’s story

When a person shows no evidence of cancer, they transition into the phase known as "survivorship." While this is a joyous moment, it can also be emotional, says breast cancer survivor Michelle Brubaker.

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 ...
2/28/2019
The risk of bone fractures due to osteoporosis increase with age but lifestyle changes can help reduce the odds. Recent research about supplements may confuse patients. Bone health specialist Deborah ...
2/28/2019
Loud, habitual snoring may be a sign of sleep apnea, a condition that affects 18 million people. UC San Diego Health experts discuss what can be done, from lifestyle changes to assistive devices to su ...
2/27/2019
Nutrition needs change over the years — what’s healthy in your thirties and forties may not be in your sixties and seventies. Nutrition experts Byron Richard and Betty Garrity offer tips on eating hea ...
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In the News

3/14/2019
Medpage Today

​Features William Perry, PhD, and David Bazzo, MD

3/14/2019
KPBS

​Features Andrew Lowy, MD

3/13/2019
ScienceDaily

​Features Gen-Sheng Feng, PhD

3/13/2019
Health News Digest

​Features Kama Guluma, MD, associate dean, admissions and student affairs

3/13/2019
BBC

​Features Ajit Varki, MD

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