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November 15, 2017

UCSF researchers are leading several initiatives that aim to see how dozens of seemingly unrelated genes and proteins involved in a disease are in fact all part the same interconnected biological pathway.

November 14, 2017

Researchers at UCSF have shown how the Bengalese finch can learn to tweak its song depending on context, which could shed light on how the human brain learns to apply different rules depending on the situation.

October 24, 2017

UCSF has ranked in the top 10 for seven specialties in 2017 Best Global Universities rankings released Tuesday by U.S. News & World Report.

October 19, 2017

Researchers at UC San Francisco, the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, and Stanford University report a major step toward designing more powerful psychiatric drugs with fewer side effects.

October 16, 2017

Two UCSF faculty are among the 70 new members and 10 international members elected to the National Academy of Medicine for 2017.

October 11, 2017

A new UC San Francisco–led study shows that failure to follow this basic principle of population science can profoundly skew the results of brain imaging studies.

October 05, 2017

Two UCSF scientists have been awarded NIH New Innovator Awards, which support unusually innovative research from early career investigators.

October 03, 2017

UCSF researcher Saul Kato is using a new high-resolution whole-brain imaging technique to see how the entire nervous system of a worm works together to generate behavior.

September 29, 2017

A new formulation of a drug that was used to treat children with a rare neurological condition in the 1980s, and later became half of a widely used diet-drug combination, may offer promise for pediatric patients with a severe seizure disorder, following a large-scale trial led by UC San Francisco.

September 27, 2017

UCSF researchers have discovered that two molecular partners interact at synapses to maintain stable neuronal function.

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