San Francisco Chronicle
June 22, 2012Prions, long studied by UCSF professor and Nobel laureate Stanley Prusiner, build up in the brain to cause Alzheimer's and other dementias. Now they're linked to post-traumatic stress disorder in combat veterans and in the brain damage of athletes who have suffered repeated concussions.
June 21, 2012UC Merced sets its sights on meeting 'triple zero' green goals by 2020.
June 14, 2012Communications specialist gets rare capture of honeybee's sting.
San Diego Union-Tribune
June 1, 2012UC San Diego has begun operating a powerful new telescope that’s focused on one of the toughest questions in physics: Exactly what happened at the precise instant that the big bang created the universe?
June 1, 2012Atheists and others who don’t adhere to a religion often say they can be good without God. Now, three new studies from UC Berkeley appear to back them up.
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The University of California Board of Regents announced today (July 7) the appointment of Michael V. Drake, M.D., as the 21st president of UC’s world-renowned system of 10 campuses, five medical centers, three nationally affiliated labs, more than 280,000 students and 230,000 faculty and staff.
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