University of California San Francisco
Amyloid positive PET scan.A first-of-its-kind national study has found that a form of brain imaging that detects Alzheimer’s-related “plaques” significantly influenced clinical management of patients…
New UCSF study may have answered how your brain knows when you’ve had enough water.
Ten finalists competed in the fifth annual Grad Slam to inform and entertain with three-minute talks based on their own research.
A delicate operation that involved placing a gene into the brain was found to reduce the severity of motor symptoms in patients with moderately advanced Parkinson’s disease.
UCSF researchers developed a strategy for targeting a key molecule implicated in Parkinson’s disease, opening up a potential new treatment strategy for the currently incurable movement disorder.
More than a thousand projects across the University received federal funding from the National Institutes of Health in 2018, totaling more than $647.8 million.
UCSF researchers created a chimpanzee brain “organoids” that mimic the development and organization of full-size brains.