May 22, 2023
May 22, 2023 —
The latest space experiments from UC San Diego and Axiom Space will explore therapies for breast and colorectal cancer aboard the ISS, and monitor astronauts’ stem cell health over time.
May 18, 2023
May 18, 2023 —
Across disciplines and specialties, from cells to systems, artificial intelligence is on its way to altering how we understand and treat disease.
April 12, 2023
April 12, 2023 —
UC San Diego scientists find a protein associated with liver cancer may actually be the key to protecting against it. By blocking ferroptosis, a form of liver cell death, the protein prevents liver damage and its progression to cancer.
March 21, 2023
March 21, 2023 —
UC San Diego researchers find stem cells use a surprising system for discarding misfolded proteins. This unique pathway could be the key to maintaining long-term health and preventing age-related blood and immune disorders.
February 28, 2023
February 28, 2023 —
UC San Diego’s new Astrobiotechnology Hub brings together leaders in academia, biotechnology and aerospace industries under a united mission to advance stem cell science and commercialization in space.
February 23, 2023
February 23, 2023 —
Get to know the rich history and future plans of new vice chancellor for Health Sciences, John M. Carethers.
February 8, 2023
February 8, 2023 —
Toddlers’ level of attention to "motherese" speech can be used as a biomarker for autism spectrum disorder (ASD). UC San Diego scientists developed a new eye-tracking test to measure it, which can accurately identify toddlers with a subtype of ASD.
January 31, 2023
January 31, 2023 —
UC San Diego scientists developed an artificial intelligence tool that could accelerate the development of new high affinity antibody drugs.
January 17, 2023
January 17, 2023 —
UC San Diego scientists discover a molecular pathway critical to the initiation of pancreatic tumors. The findings may inspire new chemotherapeutic drugs targeting early stages of tumor formation and spread