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‘Mighty Tooth’ Talk Wins Second Annual Postdoc Slam Competition

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 7:15pm
Sarah Engelberth won the second annual UCSF Postdoc Slam for her talk about research to generate a material that mimics natural enamel.

Common Use of Antibiotics in Cells Grown for Research Could Distort Tests

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 7:15pm
A new study by UCSF researchers raises a red flag against adding antibiotics when growing cells in labs, finding that it can induce unintentional genetic changes in the cells and distort test results.

UCSF Launches New Recognition Platform to Encourage Culture of Gratitude

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 1:09pm
UCSF has launched a web-based recognition platform designed to make it easy for employees to say “thank you” for work well done.

Switching Sugar for Starch Leads to Less Fatty Liver in Kids

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 1:09pm
An experimental diet that cut out a type of sugar significantly reversed the buildup of liver fat in children and adolescents – a condition strongly linked to Type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease.