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October 01, 2007
UCSF's Feroz Papa has won a highly prestigious National Institutes of Health award that recognizes bold ideas from some of the nation's most innovative new scientists.
September 30, 2007
UCSF researchers have discovered that blocking the function of a certain type of immune cell halts pancreatic islet tumor growth in mice. The finding proves, they say, that specific immune cells can play a critical role in the formation and subsequent growth of cancer.
September 28, 2007
Applications for the spring session of the UCSF Faculty Leadership Collaborative are due on October 30.
September 28, 2007
Nominations are due October 16 for the 2008 Martin Luther King Jr. Award, which recognizes efforts to achieve greater diversity at UCSF.
September 28, 2007
How do you live a healthy life with diabetes? Whether you are newly diagnosed or simply in need of more information about diabetes, a new website created by UCSF's Diabetes Teaching Center can help. The contents of the website, which mirror a successful teaching program given to thousands of patients at UCSF over the last 30 years, have been organized into modules and further subdivided into sections that allow for easy breaks and ready reference.
September 28, 2007
Protecting against loss of bone mass on long space flights gives new meaning to space age...
September 28, 2007
Six Olympians and 125 other accomplished swimmers will tackle the San Francisco Bay in the second annual Swim Across America 10-mile relay swim to fight pediatric cancer.
September 27, 2007
UCSF Global Health Sciences hosted Congresswoman Lynn Woolsey who spoke about health challenges worldwide.
September 27, 2007
A UCSF research team has developed a simple tool that can improve the effectiveness of communication between doctors and patients about prescribed medications and result in dramatic improvements in health and safety.
September 26, 2007
Damon Lew has joined UCSF to support workforce development initiatives between UCSF faculty, staff, students and community-based organizations.

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