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Mon May 16, 2016

Esteban G. Burchard, MD, MPH, has received the Innovations in Health Equality Lifetime Achievement Award, bestowed by the American Thoracic...

Mon May 16, 2016

The 2016 winter term Teaching Awards are out, and we are pleased to announce that Andrej Sali, PhD and Sook Wah Yee, PhD have each earned The...

Thu May 12, 2016

Results from the largest single study of the genetic and environmental causes of asthma in African American children suggest that only a tiny...

Fri May 6, 2016

The UCSF School of Pharmacy held its 2016 commencement ceremony on May 5 at Louise Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco, conferring the doctor of...

Thu May 5, 2016 / Research Roundup
Predicting difficult-to-detect drug binding sites

Most drugs are comprised of small molecules that pass through cell membranes and are designed...

Fri Apr 29, 2016 / Research Roundup
Computer models provide optimal dosing for pediatric TB meningitis

Tuberculous meningitis (TBM) is an inflammation of membranes lining the brain...

Thu Apr 14, 2016

Learning how to solve problems and think critically—using course content as the vehicle to apply these skills—is one evolving goal of the UCSF...

Mon Apr 11, 2016

John Urquhart, MD, passed away on March 19, 2016. Dr. Urquhart was an adjunct professor in the Department Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences...