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Study: Time-Restricted Eating Improves Cardiovascular Health for Firefighters

October 4, 2022

In a recent collaborative effort, physicians with UC San Diego Health and scientists at the Salk Institute reported a form of intermittent fasting, called time-restricted eating, improved the health of study participants who had been diagnosed with metabolic syndrome.

Short Overnight Fasting Linked to Increased Risk of Breast Cancer Recurrence

March 31, 2016

…non-significant, 21 percent higher probability of death from the disease compared to patients who fasted 13 or more hours per night, report University of California, San Diego School of Medicine researchers.

New Institute for Diabetes and Metabolic Health Debuts at UC San Diego

June 9, 2016

The University of California San Diego School of Medicine has launched the Institute for Diabetes and Metabolic Health (IDMH), a new cross-disciplinary, collaborative effort to address one of the nation’s leading public health threats.

Single Gene Mutation Linked to Diverse Neurological Disorders

October 9, 2013

…other, diverse neurological disorders like Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Huntington’s diseases.

Birth Weight is Risk Factor for Fatty Liver Disease in Children

April 4, 2017

…high birth weights in developing Non Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD), a chronic disease that often leads to a need for organ transplantation.

Bioengineering Professor Christian Metallo Receives 2017 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award

May 11, 2017

Christian Metallo, a bioengineering professor at the University of California San Diego, has been named a Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar. Metallo is one of 13 faculty members nationwide to receive the honor from the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation.

Weight for It: Time-Restricted Eating Benefits Those at Risk for Diabetes, Heart Disease

December 5, 2019

Researchers from University of California San Diego School of Medicine and the Salk Institute for Biological Studies reported a form of intermittent fasting, called time-restricted eating, improved the health of study participants who had been diagnosed with metabolic syndrome.

Urine Biomarkers Reveal Mitochondrial Dysfunction in Diabetic Kidney Disease

October 10, 2013

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have identified 13 metabolites – small molecules produced by cellular metabolism – that are significantly different in patients with diabetes and chronic kidney disease compared to healthy controls.

Innovative Microscopy Demystifies Metabolism of Alzheimer’s

April 23, 2024

Using state-of-the-art microscopy techniques developed on campus, researchers at UC San Diego School of Medicine have shed new light on the underlying mechanisms driving Alzheimer’s disease.

$5.9 Million Grant to UC San Diego for Paradigm-Shifting Diabetes Research

October 3, 2011

…the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), part of the National Institutes of Health, to study kidney complications related to type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

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