UC San Francisco
March 10, 2015
Newly discovered documents reveal that the sugar industry worked closely with the National Institutes of Health to develop a federal research program focused on approaches other than sugar reduction to prevent tooth decay.
In the News
March 26, 2015
A few new species of these colorful, dancing spiders have been found in eastern Australia; a UC Berkeley grad student discovered and named some of them.
Los Angeles Times
March 25, 2015
UC president emeritus and UC Irvine chancellor emeritus Jack Peltason's death came as some in California's higher education circles again are talking about ways to increase the capacity — and number — of public universities to enroll more students.
March 24, 2015
How UC is playing a pivotal role in food, its cultivation and feeding the world.
- The compassion effect: How social activism is changing everything
- True colors: Hollywood’s diversity dilemma
- UC awarded stem cell grants
- Medical students celebrate Match Day
- Speaking in the vernacular
- UCSF to study benefits of personal approach to breast cancer screening
- New funding for endangered Delta smelt 'refuge'
- Ag-tech startup helps farmers analyze water use
- Historic hay barn rises again
- Wandering Jupiter cleared path for our unusual solar system
- Jack Peltason, emeritus chancellor and president, 1923-2015
- Welcome to UC!
- U.S. health secretary lauds promise of ‘precision medicine’
- Love national parks? Thank UC Berkeley
- Altering brain chemistry makes us more sensitive to inequality
- UC Santa Barbara goes lights out to win energy conservation contest
- Scientists call for caution in using DNA-editing technology
- Singing their hearts out
- President Napolitano visits UC San Diego Global Food Initiative project
- Making neurons from stem cells
March 23, 2015
UC President Napolitano releases statement on Jack W. Peltason, the emeritus UC president and emeritus chancellor of UC Irvine who died March 21.
March 11, 2015
Janet Napolitano and Bruce Varner address recent instances of anti-Semitism at University of California campuses.
March 10, 2015
The UC Office of the President's health division has changed its name to reflect its role providing leadership and strategic direction for UC’s five academic medical centers and 17 health professional schools.
February 26, 2015
The UC-Mexico Initiative Advisory Board advises on policy and resources and oversees working groups – on energy, education, health, environment, arts and culture – as well as a task force on student mobility.
UC Davis' Kimber Stanhope explains how the new Nutrition Facts label will reveal the amount of sugar that is added to our foods.
Cells are like night club bouncers, says UC San Diego's Amro Hamdoun: With every substance that a cell encounters, it has to decide which to eliminate and which to let in.
Gregory Weiss, UC Irvine chemistry professor, talks about 'unboiling' egg white proteins and returning them to their original state. The ability to quickly restore molecular proteins could slash biotechnology costs and dramatically reduce the costs for cancer treatments.
The iron in our blood, the silicon in your computer, the oxygen that we breath — all of those elements were synthesized inside a star. UC Santa Cruz astrophysicist Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz walks us through the process from a star's beginning to its death.
UCSF chancellors emeriti J. Michael Bishop and Susan Desmond-Hellmann, and UCLA cancer researcher Dennis Slamon will appear in a Ken Burns-produced PBS documentary, “Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies." The three-part film premieres March 30.