Highlights Archive

March 2017

Iron Deficiency in Infancy Can Lead to Risky Behaviors in Adolescence

Why I Stayed on My Anti-Anxiety Meds During My Pregnancy

Researchers Create Model of Anorexia Nervosa Using Stem Cells

"Match Day" at UCSD

Risk for Anorexia Could Be Genetic: Study

Mother's Milk Bank Drive a Huge Success

​February 2017

UC San Diego Researcher to Study Most Effective Treatment for Kawasaki Disease

Snapshots of Life: Picturing the Developing Windpipe

Potential New Drug Class Hits Multiple Cancer Cell Targets, Boosting Efficacy and Safety

January 2017

Patients with type 1 diabetes may need to check ketones more often

Unraveling a Human Mystery - a $10.5 Million Dollar Donation

Teaching Computers to Recognize Sick Guts—Machine Learning and The Microbiome

Unraveling the Complexity of Mother’s Milk

​San Diego-Based Illumina Says The $100 Genome Is Only A Few Years Away

Mini-brains made from teeth help reveal what makes us sociable

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December 2016
8 Things We Learned About Human Nature in 2016

Blood Test May Help Identify Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

​Advances in pediatric inflammatory skin disease

PSA to Surfers: Protect Yourself from Superbugs
November 2016
​What molecules you leave on your phone reveal about your lifestyle

Our perpetually vigilant internal guardian

Andeans with Altitude Sickness Produce Massive Amounts of Red Blood Cells
October 2016

Let Researchers Try New Paths

UC San Diego School of Medicine Researchers Receive $5 Million in Type 1 Diabetes Grants

Zika Virus Infection Alters Human and Viral RNA

A Human (And Humane) Quest To Find Therapies For Autism Disorders

Dog Fecal Matter Microbiome Predicts Canine Inflammatory Bowel Disease

​MicroRNA Specifically Kills Cancer Cells with Common Mutation

September 2016

​Biocom Life Science Catalyst winners named