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The Coming of Age of Stem Cell Therapy

October 30, 2014 – 6:00 am | Edit Post

In 2004, the therapeutic potential of stem cells persuaded more than 7 million Californians to approve Proposition 71, which allocated a whopping $3 billion for research and development of stem cell-based drugs and therapies that might someday address a medical dictionary’s worth of diseases and conditions.

The Coming of Age of Stem Cell Therapy

October 30, 2014 – 6:00 am | Edit Post

In 2004, the therapeutic potential of stem cells persuaded more than 7 million Californians to approve Proposition 71, which allocated a whopping $3 billion for research and development of stem cell-based drugs and therapies that might someday address a medical dictionary’s worth of diseases and conditions.

New Global Rankings by U.S. News Name UC San Diego 18th Best University in World

October 28, 2014 – 3:28 pm | Edit Post

The University of California, San Diego is one of only five top public universities in the U.S. to make the top 20 list in a new ranking of the world’s top 500 colleges. The campus took the No. 18 spot in U.S. News and World Report’s first-ever global ranking of universities which measured factors such as research, global and regional reputation, international collaboration as well as number of highly-cited papers and doctorates awarded.

New Global Rankings by U.S. News Name UC San Diego 18th Best University in World

October 28, 2014 – 3:28 pm | Edit Post

The University of California, San Diego is one of only five top public universities in the U.S. to make the top 20 list in a new ranking of the world’s top 500 colleges. The campus took the No. 18 spot in U.S. News and World Report’s first-ever global ranking of universities which measured factors such as research, global and regional reputation, international collaboration as well as number of highly-cited papers and doctorates awarded.

New Global Rankings by U.S. News Name UC San Diego 18th Best University in World

October 28, 2014 – 3:28 pm | Edit Post

The University of California, San Diego is one of only five top public universities in the U.S. to make the top 20 list in a new ranking of the world’s top 500 colleges. The campus took the No. 18 spot in U.S. News and World Report’s first-ever global ranking of universities which measured factors such as research, global and regional reputation, international collaboration as well as number of highly-cited papers and doctorates awarded.

New Global Rankings by U.S. News Name UC San Diego 18th Best University in World

October 28, 2014 – 3:28 pm | Edit Post

The University of California, San Diego is one of only five top public universities in the U.S. to make the top 20 list in a new ranking of the world’s top 500 colleges. The campus took the No. 18 spot in U.S. News and World Report’s first-ever global ranking of universities which measured factors such as research, global and regional reputation, international collaboration as well as number of highly-cited papers and doctorates awarded.

A Former Food Desert Now Feeds a Community’s Spirit

October 23, 2014 – 6:00 am | Edit Post

In Southeastern San Diego, local residents are transforming a 20,000-square-foot vacant urban lot into a community focal point for healthy place making. Formerly a food desert—a city area that lacks supermarkets or farmers markets—the Ocean View Growing Grounds offers a gathering place for people to grow food, socialize with their neighbors and hold events.

Scientists Try Old Weapon Against Deadly New Target

October 23, 2014 – 6:00 am | Edit Post

With the Ebola crisis ongoing, much attention is focused upon finding a drug capable of slowing – if not stopping – the infectious, deadly and terrifying virus.

Scientists Try Old Weapon Against Deadly New Target

October 23, 2014 – 6:00 am | Edit Post

With the Ebola crisis ongoing, much attention is focused upon finding a drug capable of slowing – if not stopping – the infectious, deadly and terrifying virus.

A Former Food Desert Now Feeds a Community’s Spirit

October 23, 2014 – 6:00 am | Edit Post

In Southeastern San Diego, local residents are transforming a 20,000-square-foot vacant urban lot into a community focal point for healthy place making. Formerly a food desert—a city area that lacks supermarkets or farmers markets—the Ocean View Growing Grounds offers a gathering place for people to grow food, socialize with their neighbors and hold events.