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A Cross-Cultural Journey to Improve Human Rights

May 25, 2017

…campus’s inclusions efforts. Daniel Cardenas, student program coordinator at the UC San Diego Raza Resource Centro, discussed how he addresses student identity concerns. He often suggests reflecting on history when thinking about ideas of normalcy. For instance, how was the notion of gender conceived of among indigenous people? Thinking critically…

Call for Citizen Scientists to Contribute to COVID-19 Studies

April 9, 2020

…routinely by persons with diabetes. Only a couple of drops of blood will be drawn. The team will store the donated blood samples for future studies. For example, the samples may be used to determine who has already been exposed to SARS-CoV-2 and has developed immunity in the form of…

Campus Leverages Milestone Anniversary to Raise Critically-Needed Funds

October 18, 2011

…cure for Type 1 diabetes. As part of its yearlong 50th Anniversary celebration, the university launched Volunteer50: Chancellor’s Call to Service. More than 3,300 members of the UC San Diego community donated over 62,000 hours of service, contributing roughly $1.5 million in free labor. The campus was recognized by the…

Biodegradable Polymer System Offers New Hope for Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis

April 4, 2023

A team led by engineers at the University of California San Diego has developed a biodegradable polymer system to treat rheumatoid arthritis, an autoimmune and inflammatory disease, by working in concert with the power of the human immune system.

Stem Cell ‘Collaboratory’ Opens on UC San Diego Campus

December 6, 2011

…San Diego. “The consortium carries forward the vision of early pioneers like Jonas Salk and Roger Revelle, who had a big idea about creating a collaborative research environment supported by a city,” said Richard Atkinson, president emeritus of the University of California and former chancellor of UC San Diego. “And…

Q&A: When Will a COVID-19 Vaccine Be Ready?

October 15, 2020

…role goes beyond effectively caring for patients in need. We’re also charged with advancing our understanding of how COVID-19 causes disease and conducting randomized clinical trials of treatments and vaccines to discover the best therapeutic and prevention strategies. Spector: UC San Diego is a major research university, one of the…

Titans of Industry, Academia Team Up to Advance Engineering in Medicine

June 10, 2021

…blood flows in the cardiovascular system. He is one of only a handful of individuals to be awarded the U.S. National Medal of Science and to be voted into all three National Academies (Science, Medicine and Engineering). As founder of ResMed, Peter Farrell’s development of a machine that helps people…

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