3 'Frisco Five' Hunger Strikers Released From UCSF HospitalThree of five people who held a hunger strike to protest recent fatal police shootings in San Francisco have been released from University of California at San Francisco Hospital.
Bay Area Scientists Join Forces To Help Contain Zika VirusExperts say get ready, the Zika virus is coming to the United States and while there is no vaccine or cure, there is some good news. Rival teams of scientists are joining forces for the public good.
Couple Gives $185 Million To UCSF For Neuroscience InstituteA Sonoma County couple is about to make the biggest donation in University of California, San Francisco history.
UCSF, San Diego Researchers Challenging Status Quo On Cancer TreatmentsUCSF and UC San Diego researchers have launched a cancer cell map initiative to bridge gaps in the medical field.
UCSF Lab Working To Make Smarter Device To Help People With DiabetesA lab at UCSF is working to make a smarter device to help people with type one diabetes.
Gene Mutation Allows Rare Group Of People To Sleep LessThe majority of us rely on alarm clocks or an extra cup of coffee to get through the day, but researchers at UCSF discovered a gene mutation that allows a rare group of people to function on less sleep.
UCSF Study Finds Mid-Level Pot Use Leads To Some Memory Problems In Middle AgeA UCSF study found that lifetime marijuana users had worse verbal memory in middle age, but found no other cognitive function deficiencies.
New UCSF Study Shows Caffeine Doesn't Contribute To Extra HeartbeatsA new study indicates that regular caffeine consumption does not contribute to heart palpitations or extra heartbeats, according to UC San Francisco researchers.
Woman Killed In Altercation At UC San Francisco; Man ArrestedA man was arrested for allegedly killing a woman during on altercation on the main campus at University of California, San Francisco.
UCSF Study Finds E-Cigarettes Not Helping Smokers QuitWhile electronic cigarettes have been marketed as a way to quit smoking cigarettes, a new study from UCSF finds vaping may have the opposite effect.
Best Budget Fitness Classes In The Bay AreaHere's a look at five of the best fitness classes in the Bay Area that are either low cost or absolutely free...
UCSF Suspends Kidney Transplants From Living Donors After DeathUCSF Medical Center announced Thursday that it has voluntarily suspended kidney transplants from living donors, following the recent death of a donor.