UCSF Medical School Officials Pay Hackers $1.14 Million Ransom To Recover Stolen DataHackers who attacked computer servers at the University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine were paid a ransom of more than $1 million so researchers could regain access to data that had been maliciously encrypted by malware, according to university officials.
Coronavirus Pandemic: UCSF Testing High-Tech Gene Technology To Detect COVID-19 InfectionsUniversity Of California-San Francisco researchers have begun using CRISPR gene-targeting technology to test for the presence of the coronavirus.
Jefferson Award Winner Travels The Globe So That Doctors Can Change LivesFor coordinating the humanitarian missions of Operation Rainbow and changing the lives of children around the world, this week's Jefferson Award in the Bay Area goes to Laura Escobosa.
UCSF Shuttle Driver Pleads Not Guilty In Fatal CrashA University of California at San Francisco shuttle bus driver pleaded not guilty Tuesday to a misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter charge stemming from a July crash that killed a doctor on board, prosecutors said.
Undocumented Oakland Father Denied Life-Saving Surgery Jesus Navarro needs a transplant. He has insurance, and his wife wants to donate a kidney, but University of California, San Francisco won’t do the transplant.
UCSF Shuttle Driver Facing Manslaughter Charges In Deadly CrashA University of California at San Francisco shuttle bus driver has been charged with misdemeanor vehicular manslaughter for allegedly running a red light and causing a crash in July that killed a doctor on board, prosecutors said Thursday.
HealthWatch: UCSF Study Helps Demystify Alcohol Addiction For the first time, researchers have demonstrated the effect of alcohol on the human brain - a discovery that may lead to better treatments for alcohol addiction.
HealthWatch: Better Health May Depend On Re-Wiring Primitive BrainBay Area researchers say the key to finding a diet you can stick to and improving overall health may be in retraining your brain.
Chemicals In California Household Items Pose Risk To Pregnant WomenChemicals commonly found in furniture, clothing, carpets and other household items in California could be a health risk for pregnant women.
UCSF Shuttle Buses To Have Seatbelts Following Deadly CrashSeatbelts will be installed on all University of California at San Francisco shuttle buses following a crash last week that killed a psychiatrist and associate professor.
Memorial Set For Doctor Killed In UCSF Shuttle Bus CrashMemorial services are planned this week to honor the University of California at San Francisco psychiatrist and associate professor who died in a shuttle bus crash last Thursday.
Shuttle Bus Driver May Have Run Light In Fatal SF CrashThe driver of a University of California at San Francisco shuttle bus that collided with a big-rig on Octavia Boulevard Thursday morning may have ran a red light, police said Friday.
Man With Piercings Sought In Sexual Assault Near UCSFPolice were searching for a man suspected of sexually assaulting a woman near University of California, San Francisco’s Parnassus campus last week.
UCSF Research Team Tries To Unlock Lethal Neurological DiseaseCreutzfeldt-Jacob Disease, or CJD, is a devastating disease that takes away your life before it eventually ends it. A group of U.C. San Francisco researchers is the only team in the country working towards a cure.