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UCSF Schools Lead Nation Again In NIH Biomedical Research Funds

UCSF Schools Lead Nation Again In NIH Biomedical Research Funds

February 26, 2015

For the second year in a row, UC San Francisco’s four schools topped the nation in federal biomedical research funding in their fields in 2014, with the graduate-level university as a whole receiving the most of any public recipient and second most overall in funds from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), according to annual NIH figures.
 
'Most Comprehensive Map' of Human Epigenomes Is Unveiled

'Most Comprehensive Map' of Human Epigenomes Is Unveiled

February 18, 2015

Two dozen scientific papers published online simultaneously on Feb. 18, 2015 present the first comprehensive maps and analyses of the epigenomes of a wide array of human cell and tissue types.

UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus and Mount Zion to Expand Care

UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus and Mount Zion to Expand Care

February 10, 2015

As UC San Francisco celebrates the successful opening of UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay, there's excitement also brewing at its other clinical care campuses.

President Bill Clinton Tours New UCSF Hospitals

President Bill Clinton Tours New UCSF Hospitals

February 10, 2015

U.S. President Bill Clinton visited UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay on Feb. 5 to view the new state-of the-art facilities for children, women and cancer patients.

UCSF-Led Study Shows Why Some Targeted Cancer Drugs Lose Effectiveness

UCSF-Led Study Shows Why Some Targeted Cancer Drugs Lose Effectiveness

February 9, 2015

A protein called YAP, which drives the growth of organs during development and regulates their size in adulthood, plays a key role in the emergence of resistance to targeted cancer therapies, according to a new study led by UC San Francisco researchers.

Apply for Intramural Funds through UCSF's Resource Allocation Program

Apply for Intramural Funds through UCSF's Resource Allocation Program

February 3, 2015

UCSF's Resource Allocation Program (RAP), which offers a single online application process for a wide variety of intramural grant offerings, is now inviting applications for the Spring 2015 cycle.