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  1. San Diego area universities high in public interesting rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | KFMB-TV San Diego

    For the fifth year in a row, UC San Diego topped a list of universities acting in the public interest, which was released Monday by Washington Monthly.

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  2. Finding keys to glioblastoma therapeutic resistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Science Daily

    ... the DNA of the cancer cell," said Clark Chen, MD, PhD, vice-chairman of Research and Academic Development, UC San Diego Division of Neurosurgery and the principal investigator of the study. "Our study demonstrates that the sensitivity of ...

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  3. UC San Diego Scientists Assist in Ocean DNA ProjectRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Patch.com

    A research team that included four members from San Diego State University was the first to take a DNA sequencer out to sea to examine ocean biology on-site.

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  4. UCSD Medical School Creates New Mouse to Stimulate Liver DiseaseRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Patch.com

    ... NASH and its complications," said senior author Michael Karin, PhD, Distinguished Professor of Pharmacology in UC San Diego's Laboratory of Gene Regulation and Signal Transduction. "Our research has shown that, at least in this mouse model, chemical ...

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  5. VP of Encinitas Organization Named CEO of Jewish Community FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Patch.com

    ... and others; and provides overall management and strategy development. While still an undergraduate student at UC San Diego, Charlene started her employment at the Jewish Community Foundation and assumed positions with increasing responsibility to ...

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  6. E-cigarette sources soaringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | KNDO

    "The number of e-cigarette brands sold on the Internet is large and the variety of flavors staggering," Dr. Shu-Hong Zhu, of the University of California, San Diego, department of family and preventive medicine, and colleagues said.

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  7. UCSD ranked tops in...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    - UC San Diego has been ranked the nation's top university for the fifth consecutive year in Washington Monthly's annual college rankings issued Monday. The publication rates universities based on three years of data in three categories: social ...

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  8. Washington Monthly Ranks UC San Diego Nation's Best University for Fifth Consecutive YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | UC San Diego

    ... alumni and campus friends to participate in community service throughout the year. Photos by Erik Jepsen/UC San Diego Publications In Washington Monthly's annual college rankings measuring universities' contributions to the public good, the ...

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  9. Glastris on the New College RankingsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | The Washington Monthly

    So if you haven't made it through any of the College Rankings material today, you bad boy or girl, here's a quick snack version, from an interview of Paul Glastris on WGBH.

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  10. 6 Earthquake Preparedness Tips for Business OwnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    The magnitude 6.0 earthquake that walloped Napa Valley this past weekend wounded some 120 people, left dozens of homes and business condemned, and dealt a particularly devastating blow to the region's winemakers.

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  11. GPS devices find huge water l...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Korea Herald

    About 240 trillion liters of water have been lost to drought in the western United States, enough to blanket the region with 10 cm of water, according to a study.

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  12. A long childhood feeds the hungry human brainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A five-year old's brain is an energy monster. It uses twice as much glucose as that of a full-grown adult, a new study led by Northwestern University anthropologists has found.

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  13. Extreme Drought is Making the West Coast Rise Like an Uncoiled SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Inhabitat

    A new study published in Science by the Scripp's Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego found that the earth's crust is slowly rising in the West "like an uncoiled spring" due extreme drought.

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  14. How People With Down Syndrome Are Helping Scientists in Alzheimer's ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | TheBlaze.com

    "By the age of 40, 100 percent of all individuals with Down syndrome have the pathology of Alzheimer's in their brain," Michael Rafii, director of the Memory Disorders Clinic at the University of California, San Diego, told NPR in a recent feature about how people with Down syndrome are helping researchers understand more about the memory disease.

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  15. Will Napa Use Earthquake Wake-Up Call to Prepare for - The Bigger One'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Breitbart.com

    A seismologist at UC San Diego asserted that the 6.0 Napa earthquake that struck on Sunday should be a "wake-up call" for the Napa Valley wine industry, which had a substantial amount of inventory destroyed by a relatively mild earthquake.

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  16. 30 years in the making: Lichtenstein's monumental 'Five Brushstrokes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Nuvo.net

    The Indianapolis Museum of Art installed Lichtenstein's "Five Brushstrokes" on the Sutphin Mall, adjacent to Robert Indiana's "LOVE," in late July.

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  17. UCSB Among the BestRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Edhat

    ... rankings are taxpayer-funded. The University of California dominated Washington Monthly's 2014 list, with UC San Diego taking the top spot, and UC Riverside and UC Berkeley ranking second and third, respectively. UCLA is ranked fifth and UC Davis is ...

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  18. Rating colleges on a what theya re doing for the countryaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | SFGate

    ... the country - on whether they're improving social mobility, producing research, and promoting public service." UC San Diego, UC Riverside and UC Berkeley grab the top three spots, with UCLA coming in #5. Stanford is there, at #6 and Harvard at lowly ...

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  19. The opportunities and challenges of online open-access publishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The Washington Post

    This week around 7,000 political scientists will descend on Washington for the annual meeting of the American Political Science Association .

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  20. People With Down Syndrome Are Pioneers In Alzheimer's ResearchRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | KWBU-TV Waco

    When researchers at the University of California, San Diego wanted to study an experimental Alzheimer's drug last year, they sought help from an unlikely group: people with Down syndrome.

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