May 2, 2017
Locksley and O'Farrell join other HDFCCC members with scientific distinctions. View the full list here.
Three UC San Francisco faculty have been elected to the National Academy of Sciences, one of the highest honors accorded to American scientists.
Robert Edwards, MD; Richard Locksley, MD; and Patrick ...
May 2, 2017
In the developing world, exotic viruses and infectious diseases have dominated headlines for the past several decades, but an even more lethal killer is finally getting recognition.
“The shocking statistic is that cancer kills more people worldwide than HIV, tuberculosis, and malaria – combined,” ...
April 30, 2017
A UCSF initiative aims to use high-throughput sequencing of pediatric tumors – including whole genome and RNA sequencing – to identify new therapeutic targets for pediatric cancers with high death rates.
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals are poised to launch a Pediatric Cancer Genome ...
April 19, 2017
Supervisor Cohen touted the efforts of UCSF and the San Francisco Cancer Initiative in providing the research to prompt the legislation.
April 18, 2017
Young adults get more pleasure from smoking cigarettes while they are drinking alcohol than they do while using marijuana, according to a new UC San Francisco study.
April 17, 2017
Women enrolled in California’s Medicaid program (Medi-Cal) who have been diagnosed with severe mental illness have been screened for cervical cancer at much lower rates than other women, according to a new study by researchers at UC San Francisco.
In an examination of California Medicaid ...