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Mon Feb 11, 2019
School of Pharmacy researchers helped a free public database of potential drug molecules grow 100-fold.
Mon Jan 28, 2019
Jacqueline Kyosiimire-Lugemwa, the first recipient of QBI’s Scholarship for Women from Developing Nations in Biosciences, spent a year at UCSF in...
Thu Jan 17, 2019
A recent study by Nadav Ahituv, PhD, showed that obesity caused by a gene mutation could be treated in animal models.
Wed Jan 9, 2019
Fraser developed several new tools for creating maps of macromolecules, a critical first step for finding new drugs.
Tue Jan 8, 2019
Michael Keiser, PhD, received a Ben Barres Early Career Acceleration Award from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, which will fund his research into...
Wed Dec 19, 2018
Many types of lung cancer thwart even the most targeted of therapies due to drug resistance, but a group of UCSF scientists led by Sourav...
Mon Dec 17, 2018
Ortiz de Montellano gained renown for his work with cytochrome P450 enzymes, which help the liver metabolize drugs and other chemicals, and regulate...
Fri Dec 14, 2018
In a pair of recent studies, scientists at the Quantitative Biosciences Institute uncovered how Ebola, dengue, and Zika hijack human proteins to...
Tue Nov 20, 2018
Tuberculosis is usually treated with a six month regimen of daily antibiotics, but millions of patients do not recover from the disease during...