• UC San Diego Announces 2022-2023 Holocaust Living History Workshop Series

    15 days ago - By San Diego Biotechnology

    The University of California San Diego's Holocaust Living History Workshop is returning this fall with a yearlong series of eight talks that underscore the theme “Rethinking Genocide: Fascism, Exploitation and the Holocaust.”
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  • Salk Institute to lead $126 million effort to map the aging human brain

    15 days ago - By San Diego Biotechnology

    LA JOLLA-With a five-year, $126 million grant from the National Institutes of Health , a team led by Salk Institute scientists has launched a new Center for Multiomic Human Brain Cell Atlas. Part of the...
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  • A Sea Change for Plastic Pollution: New Material Biodegrades in Ocean Water

    15 days ago - By San Diego Biotechnology

    Seeking solutions to counteract a rapid rise in plastic trash, scientists at UC San Diego have developed biodegradable material that is designed to replace conventionally used plastic. In a new study, an interdisciplinary team of...
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  • Tiny Swimming Robots Treat Deadly Pneumonia in Mice

    15 days ago - By San Diego Biotechnology

    UC San Diego engineers developed microrobots, that can swim around in the lungs, deliver medication and be used to clear up life-threatening cases of bacterial pneumonia. In mice, the microrobots safely eliminated pneumonia-causing bacteria in...
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  • Bioengineering, Bioinformatics Graduate Students Selected as Siebel Scholars

    15 days ago - By San Diego Biotechnology

    Five UC San Diego bioengineering and bioinformatics graduate students have been honored as 2023 Siebel Scholars. The Siebel Scholars program recognizes the most talented students in the world's leading graduate schools of business, computer science,...
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  • UC San Diego, Salk and Others Seek to Map the Human Brain Over a Lifetime

    15 days ago - By San Diego Biotechnology

    With a $126 million grant from the National Institutes of Health, a multi-institution team of researchers at UC San Diego, Salk Institute and elsewhere has launched a new Center for Multiomic Human Brain Cell Atlas...
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