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Embryonic Development Protein Active in Cancer Growth

A team of scientists at the University of California, San Diego Moores Cancer Center has identified a novel protein expressed by breast cancer cells – but not normal adult tissues – that could provide a new target for future anti-cancer drugs and treatments.

March 05, 2012General, Health, Science and Engineering, Health & Medicine, Science & Engineering

Smart, Self-healing Hydrogels Open Far-reaching Possibilities in Medicine, Engineering

University of California, San Diego bioengineers have developed a self-healing hydrogel that binds in seconds, as easily as Velcro, and forms a bond strong enough to withstand repeated stretching.

March 05, 2012General, Health, Science and Engineering, Health & Medicine, Science & Engineering

SDSC’s ‘Gordon’ Supercomputer: Ready for Researchers

Accurately predicting severe storms, or what Wall Street’s markets will do next, may become just a bit easier in coming months as Gordon, a unique supercomputer at the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego, begins helping researchers delve into these and other data-intensive projects.

March 05, 2012General, Science and Engineering, SDSC, Science & Engineering, SDSC

Science Detective Investigates Lizards and Evolution at Scripps Lecture

Come to Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego to hear about a research adventure to the Caribbean islands and explore the mysteries of lizard evolution.

March 05, 2012On Campus, Science and Engineering, SIO, Campus & Community, Science & Engineering, Scripps Oceanography

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