UC San Francisco News
News on UC San Francisco continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER
This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose
Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson
Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?
If you can't win at weight loss , don't blame your willpower. The burden of blame may belong to your belly bacteria.
A rare birth disorder that dismantles a baby's immune system is twice as common as once believed, a new study of more than 3 million infants says.
Newborn screening performed in numerous states indicates that the incidence of the potentially life-threatening disorder, severe combined immunodeficiency, is higher than previously believed, at 1 in 58,000 births, although there is a high rate of survival, according to a study in the August 20 issue of JAMA .
The University of Washington is again ranked among the top universities for medicine and pharmacy in this year's Academic Ranking of World Universities.
Handwashing with antibacterial soap exposes hospital workers to significant and potentially unsafe levels of triclosan, a widely-used chemical currently under review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, according to a study led by researchers from UC San Francisco.
From University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California; University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; and University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco California.
S. Mitchell Harman, MD, PhD; Dennis M. Black, PhD; Frederick Naftolin, MD, DPhil; Eliot A. Brinton, MD; Matthew J. Budoff, MD; Marcelle I. Cedars, MD; Paul N. Hopkins, MD, MSPH; Rogerio A. Lobo, MD; JoAnn E. Manson, MD, DrPH; George R. Merriam, MD a ; Virginia M. Miller, PhD; Genevieve Neal-Perry, MD, PhD; Nanette Santoro, MD; Hugh S. Taylor, MD, ... (more)
It sounds like science fiction, but it seems that bacteria within us- which outnumber our own cells about 100-fold - may very well be affecting both our cravings and moods to get us to eat what they want, and often are driving us toward obesity.
Hospital prices vary across the country, but the gaps are often so big that it's somewhat of a mystery how hospitals are billing their procedures.
Children are bullying and being bullied, military members are returning home with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and men and women are finding it difficult to obtain good paying jobs to feed their families all can be causes of stress.
New UC San Francisco research shows significant price differences for ten common blood tests in California hospitals, with some patients charged as little as $10 for one test while others were charged $10,169 for the identical test.
It sounds like science fiction, but it seems that bacteria within us - which outnumber our own cells about 100-fold - may very well be affecting both our cravings and moods to get us to eat what they want, and often are driving us toward obesity.
Growing up in Mill Valley, hearing about a breast cancer diagnosis seemed as common as learning a friend had the flu.
Bioprocess Technology Consultants, Inc. a strategic, technical, and regulatory consulting company for the biopharmaceutical industry, has promoted Susan Dana Jones, PhD, and Thomas C. Ransohoff to principal consultants.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 12:22 am
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC