UC San Diego Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. California college student faces possible deportation after wrong turn at borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    A University of California, San Diego student is in the custody of federal authorities and faces possible deportation after a wrong turn at the U.S.-Mexico border. Orr Yakobi, 22, has been in the custody of Immigration and Customs Enforcement since Sunday when his friend took the wrong exit after leaving the Las Americas Premium Outlets in San Ysidro and they accidentally crossed into Mexico.

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  2. Drug users find safety, community in underground injection facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Reuters

    "It's history in the making," one of the users of the underground supervised-injection facility told a researcher in a new International Journal of Drug Policy report. "It's the first of its kind."

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  3. What It Took to Save a North Korean Defector's LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | The Atlantic

    SEOUL, South Korea-In late November, a 24-year-old North Korean soldier dashed across the demilitarized zone separating North from South Korea. He barely escaped with his life as his former comrades opened fire at his back.

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  4. Adam Klie Named a San Diego Hall of Champions Amateur Star of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | UC San Diego Tritons

    Former University of California San Diego men's basketball standout Adam Klie has been named a San Diego Hall of Champions Amateur Star of the Year for 2017. One of the most prolific players in UC San Diego history, Klie graduated in 2017 as the program's Division II career leader in points , rebounds , field goals made , field goals attempted , free throw attempts , games played , and minutes played .

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  5. University research spinoff bets on protein play for whole algae powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | NutraIngredients-USA

    Startup Triton Algae Innovations is betting on a whole-cell protein positioning for an algae species that has been researched for years for its nutraceutical and pharmaceutical ingredient production potential. The San Diego, CA-based company passed a significant regulatory milestone recently with self affirmed GRAS status for its wild-type algae Chlamydomonas reinhardtii a .

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  6. New Polygenic Hazard Score Predicts When Men Develop Prostate CancerRead the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | Health News Digest

    ... M. Seibert, MD, PhD, chief resident physician in the Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences at UC San Diego School of Medicine. "As a result, it may prompt medical interventions like biopsy, surgery or radiotherapy that might not be ...

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  7. The more you endlessly scroll on Facebook, the bigger the risk to your mental healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | MarketWatch

    ... was negatively associated with overall well-being," a 2017 study by researchers at Global Public Health at UC San Diego and Human Nature Lab at Yale University found. "These results were particularly strong for mental health; most measures of ...

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  8. UCSD 'Dreamer' arrested after wrong turn into MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Los Angeles Times

    On the day before Orr Yakobi's final quarter at UC San Diego, he was arrested by border officials after his roommate took a wrong turn and drove into Mexico. Yakobi, 22, is originally from Israel and came to the U.S. on a visa with his family when he was about 5, according to his attorney.

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  9. Don't Eat Laundry Pods: Why the 'Tide Pod Challenge' Is So DangerousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | LiveScience

    Laundry pods have long been viewed as hazardous products for young children, but now, teens are deliberately chomping down on the pods as part of a new online fad called the Tide Pod Challenge. But experts say eating laundry pods can be very risky, even for adults, and can cause severe symptoms or even death.

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  10. Woman hurt in officer-involved shooting in Barrio LoganRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | KFMB-TV San Diego

    ... a stolen truck ends in crash near Cesar Chavez Pkwy in Barrio Logan pic.twitter.com/FhJpnhuh5H #MTSAlert UC San Diego Blue Line trains are now single-tracking between Barrio Logan & 8th Street; expect 15-20 min delays. #MTSAlert Due to police ...

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  11. UCSD Chancellor Urges ICE to Release DACA StudentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | NBC Los Angeles

    ... we couldn't turn around. We couldn't pull over," Ryan Hakim said. "We were forced into Mexico." On Wednesday, UC San Diego Chancellor Pradeep K. Khosla sent a letter to the Director of ICE's San Diego field office, Gregory Archambeault. In the ...

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  12. New prognostic tool may predict prostate cancer riskRead the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | Nerve News

    New york, Jan 12 - A team of researchers have developed a genetic prognostic tool that may help predict the age of onset of aggressive prostate cancer in men. The new polygenic hazard score is intended to better inform men whether and when to undergo Prostate-Specific Antigen Test, widely used for prostate cancer screening.

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  13. Rady School of Management Launches Master of Professional AccountancyRead the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | Newkerala.com

    SAN DIEGO: The Rady School of Management at the University of California San Diego announced the launch of the Master of Professional Accountancy degree. The new degree offers a comprehensive accounting education that prepares graduates to pursue a wide array of accounting career opportunities.

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  14. Novel polygenic hazard score captures age variations of aggressive prostate cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | Medical News

    ... M. Seibert, MD, PhD, chief resident physician in the Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences at UC San Diego School of Medicine. "As a result, it may prompt medical interventions like biopsy, surgery or radiotherapy that might not be ...

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  15. Changing Habits in Treatment Development for AnorexiaRead the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | PRWeb

    ... award by NEDA in collaboration with UCSD Eating Disorder and Research. Dr. Walter Kaye was recruited to the UC San Diego faculty from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, where he was research director of the eating disorder program, and ...

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  16. White House pushes to combat covert Chinese influenceRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 11 | The Daily Advance

    A little-noticed passage in the Trump administration's national-security strategy released last month previewed a new push to combat Chinese influence operations that affect American universities, think tanks, movie studios and news organizations. The investigations by Congress and the FBI into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential campaign won't be affected by the added focus on China, officials say.

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  17. Ignatius: Wake-up call raised over China's covert activitiesRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 11 | Boston Herald

    A little-noticed passage in the Trump administration's national-security strategy released last month previewed a new push to combat Chinese influence operations that affect American universities, think tanks, movie studios and news organizations. The investigations by Congress and the FBI into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential campaign won't be affected by the added focus on China, officials say.

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  18. Tritons Pull Away Late, Knock Off Cal State Monterey Bay For 10th-Straight Win, 65-56Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | UC San Diego Tritons

    ... scored 10 points apiece. "This is a very tough place to play, we've always been challenged up here," said UC San Diego head coach Heidi VanDerveer . "We got good looks in the first half, but our defense wasn't as aggressive as it needed to be. We ...

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  19. Scripps to use three aircraft to study huge winter storms on the West CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Scripps will use three aircraft to study the atmospheric rivers that super charge storms on the West Coast. UC San Diego's Scripps Institution of Oceanography will use three research aircraft this winter to study the sort of "atmospheric river" storm that triggered mudslides earlier this week in Santa Barbara County, killing at least 17 people.

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  20. Tritons Roll Past UC Merced in Home Opener to Stay Perfect at 3-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | UC San Diego Tritons

    ... in straight sets Thursday night at RIMAC Arena. Game scores were 25-12, 25-14 and 25-22. With the result, UC San Diego stayed perfect on the young season, now at 3-0 following a trio of non-conference decisions. The Tritons are off to their best ...

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