+ copy+Line Copy 7

University of California San Francisco

Give to UCSF
Advanced
60 Results in the UCSF News Center
Type of Article
Areas of Focus
Date of Publication
Health And Science Topics
Campus Topics

UCSF Researcher Identifies Risk Genes for ALS

The largest analysis to date of genetic data in ALS has identified two previously unrecognized genetic risks that are significantly associated with the disease.

Smartwatch Effective in Detecting Atrial Fibrillation

Irregular heart impulses that lead to stroke can be detected using a smartwatch with a specially designed application, a finding that could eventually lead to new ways to screen patients for earlier treatment.