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Even the Smallest Possible Stroke Can Damage Brain Tissue and Impair Cognitive Function

Posted by sandiegobiotech December 17th, 2012 .
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Blocking a single tiny blood vessel in the brain can harm neural tissue and even alter behavior, a new study from the University of California, San Diego has shown. But these consequences can be mitigated by a drug already…

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Even the Smallest Possible Stroke Can Damage Brain Tissue and Impair Cognitive Function

Posted by sandiegobiotech December 17th, 2012 .
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Blocking a single tiny blood vessel in the brain can harm neural tissue and even alter behavior, a new study from the University of California, San Diego has shown. But these consequences can be mitigated by a drug already…

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Toward a New Model of the Cell

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Turning vast amounts of genomic data into meaningful information about the cell is the great challenge of bioinformatics, with major implications for human biology and medicine. Researchers at the University of California,…

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Vice Chancellor Haymet to Retire from Administrative Roles at Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Posted by sandiegobiotech December 14th, 2012 .
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Following six years of service as Vice Chancellor for Marine Sciences and Director of Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Tony Haymet has announced his decision to retire from his administrative duties on January 1, 2013.  He will…

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Vice Chancellor Haymet to Retire from Administrative Roles at Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Posted by sandiegobiotech December 14th, 2012 .
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Following six years of service as Vice Chancellor for Marine Sciences and Director of Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Tony Haymet has announced his decision to retire from his administrative duties on January 1, 2013.  He will…

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UC San Diego Researcher Funded for Stem-Cell-based Preeclampsia Therapies

Posted by sandiegobiotech December 12th, 2012 .
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Dr. Mana Parast, an assistant professor of pathology at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, has been awarded a $3 million grant to continue her research into new therapies for preeclampsia, a pregnancy complicatio…

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UC San Diego’s Keeling Apartments Earn Top Honors for Innovative and Sustainable Landscape Design

Posted by sandiegobiotech December 12th, 2012 .
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The Charles David Keeling apartments on the campus of the University of California, San Diego have won the 2012 President’s Award by the San Diego chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects.

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UC San Diego Grad Student Receives Prestigious National Book Collecting Award

Posted by sandiegobiotech December 12th, 2012 .
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Jordan Haug, a Ph. D. candidate in Anthropology, has been named the 1st prize winner of the National Collegiate Book Collecting Contest, a competition sponsored by the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association of America (ABA…

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Wagners Donate $2.2 Million to UC San Diego’s Student Production Fund

Posted by sandiegobiotech December 10th, 2012 .
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After an academic theater career that spanned nearly 40 years, Arthur Wagner—founding chair of the Department of Theatre and Dance at the University of California, San Diego—is still passionate about training the next …

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In Vitro Study Finds Digested Formula, But Not Breast Milk, is Toxic to Cells

Posted by sandiegobiotech December 10th, 2012 .
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Free fatty acids created during the digestion of infant formula cause cellular death that may contribute to necrotizing enterocolitis, a severe intestinal condition that is often fatal and occurs most commonly in premature…

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