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$10 Million NSF Grant to Help Computer Scientists Understand the World of Cybercrime

Computer scientists at the University of California, San Diego, the International Computer Science Institute at Berkeley and George Mason University have received a $10 million, five-year grant from the National Science Foundation to map out the illicit activities taking place in the cybersecurity underworld and to understand how the mind of a cybercriminal works.

September 25, 2012General, Science and Engineering, Social Sciences, Science & Engineering, Society & Politics, Social Sciences

Clinical Trial Evaluates Synthetic Cannabinoid as Brain Cancer Treatment

Researchers at University of California, San Diego Moores Cancer Center are evaluating the safety and tolerability of a synthetic cannabinoid called dexanabinol (ETS2101). Delivered as a weekly intravenous infusion, the drug is being tested in patients with all forms of brain cancer, both primary and metastatic.

September 25, 2012General, Health, Science and Engineering, Health & Medicine, Science & Engineering

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