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We’ve Got You, Baby! UC San Diego Health Delivers Top OB/GYN Care to Community

October 31, 2023

UC San Diego Health provides the highest standards of care by multi-disciplinary teams from expectant parents to patients going through menopause.

Zika Virus May Cause Microcephaly by Hijacking Human Immune Molecule

May 6, 2016

…a new therapeutic approach to mitigating the effects of prenatal Zika virus infection.

Skin-to-Skin to Breastfeeding: Jacobs Medical Center Receives Baby Friendly Designation

April 24, 2018

…Health is committed to providing the highest quality of care and support for the best start to parenthood and life. Recently, Jacobs Medical Center in La Jolla was recognized with the prestigious Baby-Friendly Designation for the services offered to our tiniest patients and their moms.

UC San Diego Researchers Connect Premature Births to Possible Causes in Central California

October 15, 2019

A UC San Diego-led research team has created an interactive map of preterm births and potential environmental and social drivers across Fresno County in central California. A similar map will be unveiled for the San Francisco and Oakland areas October 21.

RNA Molecules in Maternal Blood May Predict Pregnancies at Risk for Preeclampsia

May 19, 2020

UC San Diego researchers have identified small molecules in the blood of asymptomatic pregnant women that may predict risk for preeclampsia, responsible for a significant proportion of maternal and neonatal deaths, low birth weight and is a primary cause of premature birth.

New Insight Into Genesis of Spina Bifida

May 8, 2024

Spina bifida is the most common structural disorder of the human nervous system. The causes are largely unknown, but University of California San Diego researchers led a study that points to a link involving a chromosomal microdeletion — and also underscores the value of folic acid as a preventive measure.

What Does Congenital Zika Syndrome Look Like?

March 23, 2017

In a new paper, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, along with colleagues in Brazil and Spain, describe the phenotypic spectrum or set of observable characteristics of congenital Zika (ZIKV) syndrome, based upon clinical evaluations and neuroimaging of 83 Brazilian children with presumed or confirmed ZIKV…

Building the Future of Health Care

November 20, 2014

…the Future of Health CareMore than 1,000 Donors Give $131 Million in Support of Jacobs Medical CenterRelated StoryUC San Diego Raises $148.3 Million in Private SupportCommitted to fostering the future of health care in San Diego, more than 1,000 donors have contributed $131 million to UC San Diego’s Jacobs Medical…

UC San Diego OBGYN Chair Named 48th President of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine

February 15, 2024

Gyamfi-Bannerman is the first UC San Diego faculty member to serve as president of the leading medical society working toward equitable pregnancy outcomes.

Brain Responses to Language in Toddlers with Autism Linked to Altered Gene Expression

November 26, 2018

Differential brain responses to speech in toddlers with autism and poor language development associated with widespread gene expression activity in blood leukocyte cells.

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