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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.

UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay Opens, Welcomes 131 Patients

UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay Opens, Welcomes 131 Patients

February 2, 2015

With 40 ambulances, approximately 300 UC San Francisco staff and faculty, as well as 100 emergency medical services personnel, UCSF Medical Center on Sunday, Feb. 1,  safely transported 131 patients to the new UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay from its Parnassus and Mount Zion campuses.

Introducing: Bakar Cancer Hospital

Introducing: Bakar Cancer Hospital

January 31, 2015

UCSF Bakar Cancer Hospital represents the culmination of the science and expertise that has made our cancer program second to none.

Peter Walter Wins the Vilcek Prize in Biomedical Sciences

Peter Walter Wins the Vilcek Prize in Biomedical Sciences

January 27, 2015

Peter Walter, PhD, professor of biochemistry and biophysics, has received the 2015 Vilcek Prize in Biomedical Sciences, which recognizes major contributions to science made by immigrants to America.