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Two patients who researchers hoped had been cured of HIV have seen their infections return, dashing hopes that the virus had been eradicated from their bodies.
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Sarah "Syde" Kretzer was a gifted pianist, raised in New York, who came to Mobile with her husband and children in the 1950s, where she broadened minds and touched young lives as an elementary school teacher and high school counselor.
Parkinson's disease may have halted Linda Ronstadt's singing career, but there is no doubt that her classics, including You're No Good , When Will I Be Loved and Heart Like a Wheel , will grace airwaves for years to come.
This report provides elemental information and data relating to the clinical trials on Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome.
Two Boston patients whom doctors hoped they had cured of both HIV and cancer through bone-marrow transplants have seen their HIV return, researchers said Friday.
Meghan Wilson holds the marijuana they just obtained as her husband Brian gets their 2 year old daughter Vivian ready to go outside the Compassionate Care Foundation, New Jersey's 2nd medical marijuana dispensary on opening day, Oct. 28. 2 year old Vivian suffers from a rare and severe form of epilepsy called Dravet syndrome which conventional ... (more)
The widely held belief that mentally ill substance abusers are the most frequent users of hospital emergency departments is an "urban legend," a new study claims.
Researchers from the University of California-San Francisco assessed direct out-of-pocket costs for couples undergoing fertility treatment.
FRIDAY, Dec. 6, 2013 -- Does it really cost more to stick to a healthy diet? The answer is yes, but not as much as many people think, according to a new study.
In a technical tour de force, UC San Francisco scientists have determined, at near-atomic resolution, the structure of a protein that plays a central role in the perception of pain and heat.
The American Heart Association has joined the University of California, San Francisco , in supporting the Health eHeart Study, a unique and transformative health research project.
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Nine scientists are being honored as SLAS Innovation Award finalists, but only one will receive a $10,000 cash prize at SLAS2014, the Third Annual SLAS Conference and Exhibition, which will be held Jan. 18-22, 2014, at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Calif., USA.
Using electron cryo-microscopy, scientists at UC San Francisco have revealed the structure of a protein, TRPV1, which is known to play a significant role in our perceptions of both pain and heat.