March 29, 2017
UCSF researchers Bin Chen, PhD, and Atul Butte, MD, PhD, recently published a paper in Gastroenterology about using data-mining computational tools to identify a treatment for Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), the second leading cause of cancer deaths around the world.
March 27, 2017
UC San Francisco was the top public recipient of biomedical research grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for the sixth consecutive year in 2016, and the second-highest recipient among all public and private institutions nationwide, according to annual figures from the NIH.
March 20, 2017
Arturo Alvarez-Buylla, PhD, has been selected by his peers as the recipient of the 60th annual Faculty Research Lectureship (FRL) in Basic Science.
March 20, 2017
When the Precision Cancer Medicine Building (PCMB) opens in early 2019 in Mission Bay, it will serve as the new heart of outpatient cancer care at UCSF and will be a place in which patients and their loved ones can trust they are receiving ...
March 1, 2017
Scientists, clinicians and entrepreneurs shared the latest innovations and initiatives in the rapidly evolving movement to make health care more personal, predictive and preventive at the Precision Medicine World Conference (PMWC) in January.
February 27, 2017
Choosing among cancer treatments increasingly involves determining whether tumor cells harbor specific, mutated “oncogenes” that drive abnormal growth and that may also be especially vulnerable or resistant to particular drugs. But according to a new study led by UCSF researchers, in the case of the ...