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June 18, 2004
Transplant Patient Picnic -- Kids from babies to teens who've had kidney or liver transplants -- or are waiting for transplant.
June 16, 2004
J. Michael Bishop, MD, chancellor of UCSF, received an honorary Doctor of Science degree from Harvard University at the school's commencement ceremony June 10.
June 16, 2004
A UCSF AIDS Research Institute (ARI) news briefing in advance of the XV International AIDS Conference will take place next Wednesday, June 23.
June 15, 2004
UCSF scientists have identified a protein on T cells of the immune system that triggers type 1 diabetes in mice when it interacts with another protein in the pancreas.
June 07, 2004
Neil J. Risch, PhD, recognized internationally for innovative genetics research on a range of diseases, has been named director of the new Center for Human Genetics at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF).
June 07, 2004
UCSF was the fourth largest recipient of total National Institutes of Health research funds among all institutions in 2003, receiving $420.7 million in the nationally competitive process, according to the NIH's newly announced rankings.
June 03, 2004
## Exhibits * July 1 - 31 * ART EXHIBIT AT UCSF FACULTY ALUMNI HOUSE: An exhibit of photos by Jonathan Vlahos, a UCSF medical student. Open weekdays by appointment. 745 Parnassus Ave. (415) 476-4723. ## Events * Friday, July 16 * ART FOR AIDS: Art auction benefiting the UCSF AIDS Health Project with food and drink galore. 5:30 p.m. $25. Bonhams & Butterfields, 220 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco. For more information, call (415) 502-7276 or visit ## Lectures and Learning
June 01, 2004
UCSF Spine Center surgeons are conducting a clinical trial to investigate the safety and effectiveness of an implant that replaces damaged discs in the neck.
June 01, 2004
UCSF scientists are publishing sweet results of a study examining chocolate's effects on blood vessel function in healthy people.
May 28, 2004
Flight attendants' decades-long exposure to potentially deadly secondhand tobacco smoke has now led to a strikingly different sort of exposure.