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  1. Researchers discover molecular mechanism that links breast tissue stiffness to tumor metastasisRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Medical News

    Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Moores Cancer Center have discovered a molecular mechanism that connects breast tissue stiffness to tumor metastasis and poor prognosis. The study, published April 20 in Nature Cell Biology , may inspire new approaches to predicting patient outcomes and halting tumor metastasis.

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  2. UC San Diego study examines counterfeit drug penetration in global medicine supply chainsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... when they are not, though definitions of the problem itself are the subject of international debate. The UC San Diego report is part of a special journal supplement featuring a variety of studies examining aspects of the "global pandemic of ...

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  3. Protein converts pancreatic cancer cells back into healthy cellsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Gizmag

    Scientists have found that a particular protein can cause pancreatic cancer cells to revert back to normal cells Scientists working in the area of pancreatic cancer research have uncovered a technique that sees cancerous cells transform back into normal healthy cells. The method relies in the introduction of a protein called E47, which bonds with particular DNA sequences and reverts the cells back to their original state.

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  4. Artificial blood vessel lets researchers better assess clot removal devicesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... Alexander Khalessi, MD, director of endovascular neurosurgery and surgical director of neurocritical care at UC San Diego Health System. "Clot-dissolving drugs like tPA (tissue plasminogen activator) help, but might not work sufficiently fast or ...

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  5. Why No Honor Code Trial of Jackie Coakley in Her Haven Monahan Hoax Slander?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | VDARE

    James Fulford writes: Our Spring Appeal has brought in almost $30, 000 dollars, but our goal is $40, 000 and donations have slowed. I remind you that you get news from us that you can't get elsewhere.

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  6. Chemokine and chemokine receptor structure and interactions: implications for therapeutic strategiesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Immunology and Cell Biology

    Correspondence: Professor TM Handel, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive MC0684, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA. E-mail: thandel@ucsd.edu The control of cell migration by chemokines involves interactions with two types of receptors: seven transmembrane chemokine-type G protein-coupled receptors and cell surface or extracellular matrix-associated glycosaminoglycans.

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  7. This time, Hillary Clinton plays up her gender and key issues for womenRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... "The word 'grandmother' is going to get used a lot," said Samuel Popkin, a professor of political science at UC San Diego. Clinton made a surprise campaign stop Monday in a bakery, where she picked up a customer's baby. Unlike many politicians, she ...

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  8. Smoking worsens superbug, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    Exposure to tobacco smoke prompts methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteria to become even more aggressive, and makes it harder for the immune system to fight off the infection, researchers from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine found. MRSA infection is caused by a drug-resistant bacteria that doesn't respond to routinely used antibiotics.

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  9. MedicineRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Watersblogged

    Source: www.10news.com --- Monday, April 20, 2015The UC San Diego School of Medicine announced today the results of two studies on breast cancer, one that could lead to better predictions of outcomes, and the other showing that fasting at night could lower the risk of getting the disease. ... Source: www.capebretonpost.com --- Monday, April 20, 2015Program uses the arts to help cancer patients deal with their illness ... Source: www.facebook.com --- Monday, April 20, 2015Get the facts on sun protection from UAB Medicine .

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  10. Extending climate predictability beyond El Ni oRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    IMAGE: This image shows inter-basin coupling as a cause of multi-year tropical Pacific climate predictability: Impact of Atlantic warming on global atmospheric Walker Circulation . Rising air over the Atlantic subsides... view more Tropical Pacific climate variations and their global weather impacts may be predicted much further in advance than previously thought, according to research by an international team of climate scientists from the USA, Australia, and Japan.

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  11. Swim Event to Raise Money For ScholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The event starts at 9 a.m. with a free pancake breakfast; recipients of the scholarships, from UCSD, SDSU and CSUSM will compete in relays. The 5th Annual Swim With Mike at UC San Diego will be held on May 2, at the Canyonview Aquatics Center .

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  12. Rubio, Univision And Amnesty-Mistranslation Or Misdirection?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | VDARE

    James Fulford writes: Our Spring Appeal has brought in almost $30, 000 dollars, but our goal is $40, 000 and donations have slowed. I remind you that you get news from us that you can't get elsewhere.

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  13. Study: Fasting could lower risk of breast cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | 10News

    The UC San Diego School of Medicine announced today the results of two studies on breast cancer, one that could lead to better predictions of outcomes, and the other showing that fasting at night could lower the risk of getting the disease. A study published in the journal Nature Cell Biology, researchers discovered how tumors that feel stiffer to the touch also lead to the invasion of cancer cells of nearby areas of the body -- called metastasis -- and a worse prognosis for the patient.

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  14. Women Can Lower Their Breast Cancer Risk By Fasting OvernightRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MSN Healthy Living

    ... overnight fasting could be a novel strategy to reduce the risk of developing breast cancer," Catherine Marinac, UC San Diego doctoral candidate and first author on the paper, said in a statement . "This is a simple dietary change that we believe ...

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  15. Tritons Finish Seventh at CCAA Championship, Yamaguchi Ties for SixthRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | UC San Diego Tritons

    Serving as host, UC San Diego placed seventh of eight squads Monday at the California Collegiate Athletic Association Men's Golf Championship, held at Brookside Country Club in Stockton. Clayton Yamaguchi was the top Triton, placing in a tie for sixth.

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  16. Late-night eating could increase breast cancer risk: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Fasting overnight - for 12 hours or more - significantly lowers glucose levels in the body, says a University of California San Diego School of Medicine study. "It's just such a simple and understandable intervention," said lead author Dr. Ruth Patterson, an associate director at the university's Moores Cancer Center.

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  17. Scientists reverse pancreatic cancer cells to normal cells in labRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Pancreatic cancer cells can be reversed back into normal cells by introducing a protein called E47 that controls genes involved in growth and differentiation, a U.S. study suggested Monday. The findings may lead to a potential new treatment for pancreatic cancer, one of the deadliest and most aggressive forms of cancer, which killed Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.

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  18. Kaus:If Marco Rubio Has Learned Better, Why Won't He Say So? Answer: Adelson And SingerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | VDARE

    Rolling Stone is currently notorious for Sabrina Rubin Erdeley's UVA Rape Hoax, which she created together with coed Jackie Coakley. Yet powerful forces, like the Southern Poverty Law Center, are dedicated to shutting down VDARE .

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  19. Julia Wolfe's 'Anthracite Fields' wins 2015 Pulitzer Prize in musicRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... finalists, announced Monday with winners at Columbia University in New York, included Lei Liang, who teaches at UC San Diego and was nominated for "Xiaoxiang"; and John Zorn for his "The Aristos." Zorn will present a day of concerts May 2 consisting ...

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  20. US Breast Cancer Diagnoses May Rise 50 Percent by 2030Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Live Science

    The number of breast cancer cases diagnosed each year in the United States could rise 50 percent during the next 15 years, a new study suggests. By 2030, there will be 441,000 new breast cancers diagnosed yearly in U.S. women ages 30 to 84, according to the study's estimates.

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