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  1. Study to look at financial impact of gas boomRead the original story

    26 min ago | New Jersey Herald

    Researchers are looking at whether money from the Marcellus Shale natural gas boom helps children and families in regions where companies are drilling.

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  2. Enzyme Controlling Metastasis of Breast Cancer IdentifiedRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Newswise

    ... through a pathway regulated by an enzyme," said lead author Xuefeng Wu, PhD, a postdoctoral researcher at UC San Diego. The enzyme, called UBC13, was found to be present in breast cancer cells at two to three times the levels of normal healthy ...

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  3. NSF renews grant for biological physics research at RiceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    Rice University has received a five-year, $11.75 million grant from the National Science Foundation to support the Center for Theoretical Biological Physics .

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  4. Study to look at financial impact of Marcellus Shale gas boomRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    Researchers are looking at whether money from the Marcellus Shale natural gas boom helps children and families in regions where companies are drilling.

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  5. E. Coli Strain Responsible For Food Poisoning Gets Its Genome SequencedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    ... who led the research as a visiting scientist working in Bernhard Palsson's Systems Biology Research Group at UC San Diego. The team used a combination of sequencing data from instruments made by Pacific Biosciences and Illumina. Bioengineers have ...

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  6. Scientists sequence complete genome of E. coli strain responsible for food poisoningRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... Aziz led the research as a visiting scientist working in Bernhard Palsson's Systems Biology Research Group at UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering. Aziz is also a professor at Cairo University in Egypt. The genome sequence for this historical ...

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  7. Mystery of Death Valley's moving rocks solvedRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | R & D

    For years scientists have theorized about how large rocks-some weighing hundreds of pounds-zigzag across Racetrack Playa in Death Valley National Park, leaving long trails etched in the earth.

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  8. School's $100M donor is Columbia Sportswear chair: Associated PressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | MSN Money

    The anonymous donor that gave $100 million to Oregon Health & Science University last month has been revealed as Columbia Sportswear chairwoman Gert Boyle, and the donation was made to honor her late sister.

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  9. Cure Care Inc. Announces the Addition of Dr. Joseph Kurt Bivens as Its Medical DirectorRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Cure Care Inc. is delighted to announce that Dr. Joseph Kurt Bivens has joined the Cure Care team as its new Medical Director.

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  10. Radio telescopes settle controversy over distance to PleiadesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    Optical image of the Pleiades. Image courtesy NOAO/AURA/NSF. For a larger version of this image please go here .

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  11. Mystery of Death Valley's moving rocks solvedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    For years scientists have theorized about how large rocks -- some weighing hundreds of pounds -- zigzag across Racetrack Playa in Death Valley National Park, leaving long trails etched in the earth.

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  12. On College: Now is the time to start working on your UC applicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    For the first time ever, the University of California application opened in August.

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  13. Radio Telescopes Settle Controversy Over...Read the original story

    Yesterday | RedOrbit

    Astronomers have used a worldwide network of radio telescopes to resolve a controversy over the distance to a famous star cluster - a controversy that posed a potential challenge to scientists' basic understanding of how stars form and evolve.

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  14. Relax; Almost Everyone is EligibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... is possible and that there is money to help you pay," says Ann Klein, director of the Financial Aid Office at UC San Diego. "Most everyone is going to be eligible for some sort of program." More than $238.5 billion was awarded to undergraduate ...

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  15. The Power of Thinking Positive: Viva Editions Author Allen Klein and...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Allen Klein, author of Having the Time of Your Life, and David Mezzapelle, author of Contagious Optimism, show how optimism can make people happier.

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  16. NutriGold Highlights New Study on the Importance of Vitamin D to Our...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    University of California, San Diego researchers have found that people with Vitamin D blood levels lower than 50 ng/mL have a higher risk of premature death.

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  17. 'Seven Sisters' Star Cluster Distance Revealed In Most Accurate Measurement YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Switched

    Super-bright galaxies powered by black holes have helped astronomers come up with the most accurate distance yet to the iconic Pleiades star cluster.

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  18. Friendship Cup soccer tourney finds a home: Great Park in IrvineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Pilot

    For the past 27 years, a soccer tournament called the International Friendship Cup of Iran never really had a home, moving from UC San Diego to UCLA and Cal State Fullerton fields.

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  19. New Research Shows Sleep Critical to Effective PTSD TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | PsychCentral

    "I think these findings help us understand why sleep disturbances and nightmares are such important symptoms in PTSD," said Sean P.A. Drummond, Ph.D., professor of psychiatry at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine.

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  20. Audioblogging: The Lemon Fresh Pinetones Live At UC San Diego, 1988Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Princess Sparkle Pony's Photo Blog

    This performance by my garage-prog threesome took place during the closing party for the Undergraduate Art Festival at UCSD's Mandeville Annex Gallery courtyard in 1988, and was our final public appearance.

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