April 12, 2016
Renowned UC San Francisco immunologist Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD, has been named president and CEO of theParker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy, a national initiative launched with a $250 million grant from The Parker Foundation, a private philanthropic organization established by Silicon Valley entrepreneur Sean Parker.
April 11, 2016
Congratulations to Alan Ashworth, PhD, and Jennifer Grandis, MD
April 6, 2016
Mitchel Berger, MD, and Jeff Bluestone, PhD, have been named to a Blue Ribbon Panel of scientific experts, cancer leaders and patient advocates that will help to guide the National Cancer Moonshot Initiative.
April 1, 2016
Three researchers from the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center have received the NCI Outstanding Investigator Award in 2015: Thea D. Tlsty, PhD, Frank McCormick, PhD, FRS, DSc (Hon), and Markus Müschen, MD, PhD.
NCI’s Outstanding Investigator Award supports accomplished leaders in cancer research, ...
March 31, 2016
UC San Francisco received more than $560.4 million in highly competitive funding from the National Institutes of Health in 2015 to advance our research across our schools of dentistry, medicine, nursing, pharmacy and the Graduate Division.
March 24, 2016
Eleni Linos, MD, MPH, DrPH, and Stephen Francis, MS, PhD, have been awarded the first UCSF Cancer Center Impact Grants, to pursue high-risk, high-reward research projects that would’ve been unlikely to be funded through conventional mechanisms.