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Thu Oct 19, 2017

A UC San Francisco-created, insulin-generating implant that utilizes nanotechnology is closer to becoming a real treatment for diabetes, after...

Mon Oct 16, 2017

The Department of Bioengineering & Therapeutic Sciences (BTS) is celebrating Hubert Sylvester on the occasion of his 35th ...

Fri Oct 6, 2017

Kidney failure is a debilitating and ultimately deadly illness, and a health policy crisis. With 468,000 people on dialysis in the U.S., costing...

Wed Sep 20, 2017
Strategic plan progress report. Research: Driving the development of innovative and precise drugs, medical devices, and diagnostic tests. Flu...
Thu Sep 14, 2017

“There are lots of important problems. Only attack those for which you can divine simple experiments with clear answers.” —Julius Axelrod

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Tue Sep 5, 2017

Kathy Giacomini, PhD, a leader in the field of pharmacogenomics, has been named the 2017 recipient of the North American Scientific Achievement...

Thu Aug 31, 2017

The common lab practice of adding antibiotics to cell cultures to prevent contamination can actually induce genetic changes in the cells, a paper...

Tue Aug 29, 2017

The newest face on campus is D’Anne Duncan, PhD, who just moved here from Nashville, Tennessee.

Before joining UCSF as the Graduate...

Mon Aug 14, 2017

Adam Mendelsohn, PhD, is co-founder and CEO of Nano Precision Medical, Inc., an Emeryville-based startup company that is developing a rice-grain-...