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  1. Temporary Tattoos for Diabetics Monitor Blood Glucose LevelsRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | PSFK

    Researchers at the University of California, San Diego have tested a proof-of-concept tattoo that extracts and measures glucose Adhesive wearables hold lots of promise for fitness and health monitoring in the future. One such proof-of-concept device has been developed by nanoengineers at the Universtiy of California, San Diego: a new temporary tattoo that monitors blood glucose levels.

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  2. No. 13 UCSD Women's Water Polo Starts Season With a Pair of LossesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The No. 13 UC San Diego women's water polo team opened its 2015 campaign with two losses in the UCSB Winter Invite.

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  3. Enzymes believed to promote cancer actually suppress tumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... Using live cell imaging, first author Corina Antal, a graduate student in the Biomedical Sciences program at UC San Diego, characterized 8 percent of the more than 550 PKC mutations identified in human cancers. This led to the unexpected discovery ...

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  4. UCSD study shows why protein mutations lead to familial form of Parkinson's diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... constantly changes its shape," said lead author Igor F. Tsigelny, a research scientist with SDSC as well as the UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center and the Department of Neurosciences. "Nevertheless when these changes seem to be random on first ...

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  5. 'Atmospheric rivers' could end California's droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Columbian

    California's drought crept in slowly, but it could end with a torrent of winter storms that stream across the Pacific, dumping much of the year's rain and snow in a few fast-moving and potentially catastrophic downpours. Powerful storms known as atmospheric rivers, ribbons of water vapor that extend for thousands of miles, pulling moisture from the tropics and delivering it to the West Coast, have broken 40 percent of California droughts since 1950, recent research shows.

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  6. Protein Kinase C Enzymes Believed To Promote Cancer Actually Suppress ItRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    ... Using live cell imaging, first author Corina Antal, a graduate student in the Biomedical Sciences program at UC San Diego, characterized 8 percent of the more than 550 PKC mutations identified in human cancers. This led to the unexpected discovery ...

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  7. Water Polo Splits Final Games at UCSB Winter Invite 1/25/2015 The No. ...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MGo Blue

    ... water polo team split its final two games at the season-opening UCSB Winter Invitational, falling to No. 13 UC San Diego, 9-5, before closing out the weekend with an 11-2 win over CSU Bakersfield on Sunday afternoon (Jan. 25) at UC Santa Barbara's ...

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  8. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NewsTalk 1530 KFBK

    ... have gone on strike against a US employer. Picket lines will go up outside the student health centers at UCLA, UC San Diego, Cal Berkeley and UC Davis.

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  9. Free Speech Confusion at the MLARead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Accuracy In Academia

    At the Modern Language Association's 2015 convention in Vancouver, Canada, Rosaura Sanchez [pictured above at a protest], a former protester-and-activist-turned-Latin American and Chicano literature-professor at UC-San Diego , claimed that professors do face "consequences [of] speaking out on campus." She went on to allege that she has been "surveilled and recorded" while at protests by campus administrators.

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  10. Driver hurt after vehicle flies off transition roadRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KFMB-TV San Diego

    ... a stadium in Los Angeles. Doctors at all 10 University of California student health centers, including one at UC San Diego, announced today that they will hold a one-day unfair labor practices strike on Tuesday. Nearly 18.8 million passengers passed ...

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  11. ULM professor pens Native American history textRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The News-Star

    ULM professor pens Native American history text Book covers early years of Native American interactions with Europeans Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://tnsne.ws/1C2ECPE Roger Carpenter, in his office, is author of "Times are Altered with us," a textbook of Native American interaction with Europeans through the end of the 18 century. An associate professor of history at the University of Louisiana at Monroe has written a new textbook that examines the first three centuries of relationships between Native Americans and Europeans.

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  12. No. 13 UCSD Bounces Back in Day Two of UCSB Winter InviteRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | UC San Diego Tritons

    After two tough losses on Saturday, the No. 13 UC San Diego women's water polo team came back and defeated No.

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  13. This is What Depression Does to The Brain's 'Disappointment Circuit'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | PsyBlog

    People who are depressed may have hyperactivity in a part of the brain known as 'the disappointment circuit', a new study finds. Scientists led by Professor Roberto Malinow of the University of California, San Diego, found what could amount to an antidote to feeling let-down.

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  14. Marking an Alzheimer's MilestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... is the biggest unmet need in medical care," said Dr. David Brenner, Vice Chancellor for Health and Sciences at UC San Diego and dean of the school of medicine. "The bar is set very high, and we have a lot of work to do. But Darlene has put a great ...

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  15. California drought could end with storms known as atmospheric riversRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | McClatchy

    Powerful storms known as atmospheric rivers, ribbons of water vapor that extend for thousands of miles, pulling moisture from the tropics and delivering it to the West Coast, have broken 40 percent of California droughts since 1950, recent research shows. "These atmospheric rivers - their absence or their presence - really determine whether California is in drought or not and whether floods are going to occur," said F. Martin Ralph, a research meteorologist who directs the Center for Western Weather and Water Extremes at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego.

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  16. Pasadena native to appear on a Stone Colda s Broken Skull ChallengeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... It's pretty brutal.” Russak grew up playing soccer and swimming and played volleyball in high school. At UC San Diego, she was on the rowing team. “I loved learning about real estate and business and I had the best time at ...

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  17. Measles vaccine questions answeredRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... they've been reviewed for accuracy by Dr. Robert Schooley, head of the Division of Infectious Diseases at UC San Diego. A: The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends the first MMR shot when a child is 12 months old, then a ...

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  18. Pictured together for the first time: A chemokine and its receptorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Science Daily

    ... to block cancer metastasis or viral infections," said Tracy M. Handel, PhD, professor of pharmacology at UC San Diego and senior author of the study. CXCR4 is a receptor that sits on the outer surface of cells, sticking out like an antenna. When it ...

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  19. HSU Basketball: Lady Jacks torpedo TritonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times-Standard

    ... “For us to get the split, it showed a lot of determination to get the win tonight against a good UC San Diego team.” HSU bounces back with the victory to improve to 15-2 overall. At 11-1, HSU also kept its one-game lead in the CCAA ...

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  20. College Basketball: Jacks rebound, scuttle Tritons 83-73Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times-Standard

    After a double-overtime defeat last night, the Humboldt State men's basketball team rebounded and topped UC San Diego 83-73 Saturday in RIMAC Arena. The game featured three lead changes, but it was HSU's strong second-half effort that closed out the win and helped it secure a split on the road.

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