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January 01, 2000
States should take full advantage of the nationwide state Children’s Health Insurance Program to improve the health of millions of low-income and at-risk adolescents, according to a new report released by the Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs (AMCHP); the National Adolescent Health Information Center (NAHIC) at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), and the Policy Information and Analysis Center for Middle Childhood and Adolescence (the Policy Center), also at UCSF.
December 28, 1999
San Jose dentist Eugene Sakai, DDS, graduate of the University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry, will donate a day's proceeds from his dental practice to help support UCSF School of Dentistry educational programs.
December 28, 1999
San Francisco dentist Charles Bertolami, DDS, dean of the University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry, will donate a day's earnings to help support UCSF School of Dentistry educational programs.
December 28, 1999
Reno dentist J.S. McElhinney, III, DDS, graduate of the University of California, San Francisco School of Dentistry, will donate a day's dental practice proceeds to help support UCSF School of Dentistry educational programs.
December 23, 1999
A protein recently found to increase blood vessel growth now appears to protect vessels from leaking as well, a potential boon to treatments for chronic inflammatory diseases and for new therapies that grow healthy blood vessels in damaged hearts and limbs.
December 21, 1999
An experimental drug that fights the AIDS virus by attacking the enzymes that enable it to replicate has proved effective in a nationwide clinical study.
December 20, 1999
Researchers are reporting what they say is the most compelling evidence, to date, that the infectious proteins called prions that cause bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), ...
December 20, 1999
Researchers including Cambridge University's Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz, PhD, and UC San Francisco's Roger Pedersen, PhD, have made a finding in the mouse embryo that they say provides a fundamental insight into how the body forms in mammals.
December 20, 1999
Every year, the Omega Boys Club honors men or women who exemplify the club's mission – to help individuals stay alive and free, unharmed by violence and out of prison.
December 17, 1999
The exhibition, "The Public and Private Worlds of Isamu Noguchi: A Selection of Works from The Isamu Noguchi Foundation, New York" is currently on display at the UCSF library.

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