UC San Diego Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Ultra-personal therapy: Gene tumor boards guide cancer careRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | The Gazette

    Doctors were just guessing a decade ago when they gave Alison Cairnes' husband a new drug they hoped would shrink his lung tumors. Now she takes it, but the choice was no guesswork.

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  2. Clever new LED lighting system thwarts unwanted smartphone photographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Digital Trends

    Whether it's for reasons of privacy or copyright protection, this smart LED lighting system disrupts camera sensors by producing a flickering pattern that ruins photos. In a world in which virtually everyone carries a high-quality camera with them in the form of a smartphone , enforcing "no photography" rules - for copyright or privacy reasons - is next to impossible.

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  3. Inflamed support cells appear to contribute to some kinds of autismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... The healthy neurons behaved like ASD neurons, said co-senior author Alysson R. Muotri, PhD, professor in the UC San Diego School of Medicine departments of Pediatrics and Cellular and Molecular Medicine, director of the UC San Diego Stem Cell ...

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  4. SDSC's 'Comet' Supercomputer Assists in Latest LIGO DiscoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Newswise

    This week's landmark discovery of gravitational and light waves generated by the collision of two neutron stars eons ago was made possible by a signal verification and analysis performed by Comet , an advanced supercomputer based at the San Diego Supercomputer Center at UC San Diego. The discovery was made using the National Science Foundation's Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory , which recently earned three researchers the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics for their detection of gravitational waves in the universe, as hypothesized by Albert Einstein in 1915.

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  5. No. 13 UCSD Dealt Heartbreaker in Sudden-Death OT by No. 8 Long Beach StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | UC San Diego Tritons

    ... goal to knot the game at eight. Turnbow-Lindenstadt had three of the Tritons five goals during the second half. UC San Diego returns home to La Jolla to host Air Force in a WWPA matchup Friday, October 20 at 6 p.m. at Canyonview Aquatic Center. Long ...

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  6. A Fashionable Chemical and Biological Threat Detector-on-a-RingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Newswise

    Wearable sensors are revolutionizing the tech-world, capable of tracking processes in the body, such as heart rates. They're even becoming fashionable, with many of them sporting sleek, stylish designs.

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  7. No. 19 UC San Diego Heads to San Marcos Friday for Final Non-League MatchupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | UC San Diego Tritons

    ... qualifier will be the tournament champion. The other two leagues do not have tourneys. RANKINGS REPORT UC San Diego opened 2017 exactly where it ended 2016 in terms of national ranking, appearing in the No. 4 spot in the rebranded United Soccer ...

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  8. Did a Baby Really 'Kick Through' Her Mother's Uterus?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | LiveScience

    A pregnant woman in China experienced a life-threatening complication when her unborn baby seemingly "kicked" through her uterus, according to news reports. The woman, known by the pseudonym "Zhang," was 35 weeks pregnant when she went to the emergency room because of extreme stomach pain, according to the New York Post .

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  9. MSU men's soccer sits atop the region, while the women sit in 2nd / Source: KAUZRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... Baptist (10-0-2) ranked first in the initial West Region rankings Wednesday with the Lancers being followed by UC San Diego (7-1-4), Simon Fraser (B.C.) (9-1-2), California State Dominguez Hills (10-3-1), Cal Poly Pomona (12-3-0), California State ...

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  10. Donald Trump - Trump mislabels Obamacare subsidy as gift to insurersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | PolitiFact

    The current sword hanging over the Obamacare health insurance markets is the future of one of the subsidies in the system. It's called cost-sharing reduction and it cushions lower-income people from out-of-pocket costs when they see a doctor.

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  11. Adam Navigato Named CCAA Golfer of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | UC San Diego Tritons

    ... 2015 when Clayton Yamaguchi was victorious at the Dennis Rose Intercollegiate in Hawaii. Navigato helped lead UC San Diego to a tie for fourth place among 19 teams at the Otter Invitational, the Tritons' best finish of the season. With its fall ...

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  12. Pair of Discoveries Illuminate New Paths to Flu and Anthrax TreatmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Health News Digest

    ... "Margery and Ethan never gave up and eventually overcame the skepticism expressed by other scientists." The UC San Diego researchers set up collaborations to achieve their findings, including: Krug at the University of Texas at Austin, who generated ...

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  13. Turning brain cells into skin cellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A new study published in Nature Communications reveals that it is possible to repurpose the function of different mature cells across the body-and harvest new tissue and organs from these cells. The research tracks the transformation of genetically manipulated cells into melanocytes , which are responsible for the production of skin pigment and essential to the body's auditory system.

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  14. From Dr. Jekyll to Mr. Hyde of cancer immunotherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Novel immunotherapies can strengthen the body's own defenses against cancer cells. Treatment of patients with advanced disease can promote partial and complete tumor regressions.

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  15. Piedmont-based Orion Fund pays medical bills for ailing college studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Inside Bay Area

    The Orion Fund board member Florence Mou, left, helps out at a recent The Orion Fund golf tournament. The Piedmont-based charity was established in 2004 in memory of Orion Trott, a Piedmont High School graduate and UC San Diego student who died from brain cancer at the age of 22. The Orion Fund gives grants to California college students suffering from serious health challenges to assist them in completing their educational goals.

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  16. Ultra-personal therapy: Gene tumour boards guide cancer careRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 18 | Canada.com

    Doctors were just guessing a decade ago when they gave Alison Cairnes' husband a new drug they hoped would shrink his lung tumors. Now she takes it too, but the choice was no guesswork.

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  17. Anxiety and depression linked to migrainesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | PhysOrg Weblog

    In a study of 588 patients who attended an outpatient headache clinic, more frequent migraines were experienced by participants with symptoms of anxiety and depression. In the Headache study, poor sleep quality was also found to be an independent predictor of more severe depression and anxiety symptoms.

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  18. Is HPV vaccination safe for adult women?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | PhysOrg Weblog

    In a Journal of Internal Medicine study of more than 3 million Danish and Swedish adult women, human papillomavirus vaccination was not linked with 44 serious chronic diseases. The authors did report an increased risk of developing celiac disease-an autoimmune condition triggered by dietary gluten; however, the increased risk was only observed in Denmark.

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  19. Mustang women up to no. 14 in poll, men fall to 4thRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | KSWO

    ... Grand Valley State (Mich.), Kutztown (Pa.), Carson-Newman (Tenn.), Adelphi (N.Y.), Nova Southeastern (Fla.), UC San Diego, Flagler College (Fla.) and West Virginia Wesleyan in the top 10. Midwestern State climbed to first in the South Central Region ...

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  20. Two studies set groundwork for new avenues to treat influenza and anthrax poisoningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 17 | Medical News

    ... "Margery and Ethan never gave up and eventually overcame the skepticism expressed by other scientists." The UC San Diego researchers set up collaborations to achieve their findings, including: Krug at the University of Texas at Austin, who generated ...

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