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Researchers have used an electrical current to orchestrate the flow of a group of cells, an achievement that could establish the basis for more controlled forms of tissue engineering and for potential applications such as "smart bandages" that use electrical stimulation to help heal wounds.
Researchers say the evidence for that has been 'unconvincing,' and they suggest that regulations should forbid such claims until there is supporting research.
Lab personnel from UC Irvine were thrilled to receive brand new safety gear at the Bren Events Center last week as a result of the new Personal Protective Equipment policy signed by former UC President Yudof to ensure a safer working environment in all UC campus laboratories.
A recent report in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases documented a fully vaccinated 22-year-old in New York City, who contracted measles and was contagious, transmitting the disease to 4 of 88 people she was in contact with.
According to the New York Times , some researchers say that almost two million American kids could have a controversial attention disorder called "sluggish cognitive tempo."
Mathew King's inurance office including Sara Gracia, Shea Yan and Toni Hagist, will be having a big party after Tuesday, the last day to buy a health insurance policy in 2014.
Rupa and the April Fishes' latest release, Live at the Independent , was recorded in concert at a San Francisco Walk Against Rape fundraiser.
Twenty-five years after scientists first identified the hepatitis C virus, doctors are declaring victory over an infection that afflicts more than 3 million Americans and kills more of them than HIV.
With more than 6 million U.S. children having received a diagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, concern has been rising that the condition is being significantly misdiagnosed and overtreated with prescription medications.
The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency is proposing bus route changes to the Southside neighborhoods.
Dr. Robert Lustig's YouTube lectures about the dangers of sugar have raised a few eyebrows in recent years and even drawn some criticism.
A new survey of medical data going back more than two decades has found that the health benefits of circumcision far outweigh the risks.
Rescue crews in San Francisco are still searching for a 14-year-old boy in the waters off the city's Ocean Beach after his father and cousin were saved.