Biotecnología

Biotecnología

Aptar CSP’s Activ-Film Technology Protects COVID-19 Tests
22/07/2021 - Activ-Film technology protects two new at-home COVID-19 tests that recently received Emergency Use Authorization from the FDA.
Salk Institute among cross-collaborative teams gifted $220 million by Wu Tsai Human Performance Alliance
22/07/2021 - LA JOLLA—A Salk Institute team led by Professor Satchin Panda, along with teams from five other organizations, have been awarded a total of $220 million by the Joe and Clara Tsai Foundation’s...
UC San Diego among six U.S. institutions in new Wu Tsai Human Performance Alliance
22/07/2021 - UC San Diego is one of six universities invited to participate in the Wu Tsai Human Performance Alliance, a scientific collaboration that aims to transform human health on a global scale through the...
3D “Assembloid” Shows How SARS-CoV-2 Infects Brain Cells
21/07/2021 - Researchers at UC San Diego School of Medicine and Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine have produced a stem cell model that demonstrates a potential route of entry of SARS-CoV-2, the...
Annual Summer Program for Women in Philosophy Supports the Next Generation of Graduate Students
21/07/2021 - Discussions ranging from reparations to the removal of monuments await the 14 students selected to participate in this year’s Summer Program for Women in Philosophy, the 10-day program organized by...
Common Medication Used to Reduce Cholesterol Levels May Reduce COVID-19 Severity 
21/07/2021 - Using anonymized medical records from a national registry, UC San Diego researchers confirm earlier findings that statins may substantially minimize adverse outcomes from SARS-CoV-2 infection.
Accelerating Science from Idea to Publication with Bold National Research Platform
21/07/2021 - The NSF Awards $5M to the San Diego Supercomputer Center for its Prototype National Research Platform, a first-of-its-kind cyberinfrastructure ecosystem intended to help science drivers expedite...
Thermo Fisher Scientific Opens New Plasmid DNA Manufacturing Facility
21/07/2021 - Enables the company to meet the rapidly growing demand for plasmid DNA-based therapies and vital mRNA-based vaccines.
UC San Diego Admits Record 52,946 First-Year and Transfer Students
21/07/2021 - The University of California San Diego received thousands of outstanding applications and has admitted 40,616 first-year and 12,330 transfer undergraduate students for the fall 2021 quarter.
Salk Professor and neuroscientist Kay Tye wins Blavatnik National Award for Young Scientists
21/07/2021 - LA JOLLA—Salk Professor Kay Tye has been named one of three winners of the prestigious Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists, one of the world’s largest unrestricted prizes for...
UC San Diego Scholar of Eastern Europe Amelia Glaser Selected as Harvard Radcliffe Fellow
21/07/2021 - Associate professor Amelia Glaser has been named a 2021–2022 fellow at Harvard Radcliffe Institute, where she will investigate contemporary literature and art in Ukraine to better understand how a...
Training Computers to Transfer Music from One Style to Another
21/07/2021 - UC San Diego computer music professor and high school student devise a machine learning tool to transfer music notation between musical styles.
Calling All Couch Potatoes: This Finger Wrap Can Let You Power Electronics While You Sleep
14/07/2021 - A new wearable device turns the sweat and press of a fingertip into a source of power for small electronics and sensors. This sweat-fueled device is the first to generate power even while the wearer...
Poor and Minority Communities Suffer More from Extreme Heat in U.S. Cities
14/07/2021 - Low-income neighborhoods and communities with higher Black, Hispanic and Asian populations experience significantly more urban heat than wealthier and predominantly white neighborhoods within a vast...
Artificial Intelligence Could Be New Blueprint for Precision Drug Discovery
14/07/2021 - Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine describe a new approach that uses machine learning to hunt for disease targets and then predicts whether a drug is likely to...
Selective, Toxin-Bearing Antibodies Could Help Treat Liver Fibrosis
14/07/2021 - UC San Diego researchers discovered that immunotoxins targeting the protein mesothelin prevent liver cells from producing collagen, a precursor to fibrosis and cirrhosis, in mouse models of human...
Computational Modeling Results in New Findings for Preeclampsia Patients
14/07/2021 - According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, preeclampsia, or pregnancy-related hypertension, occurs in roughly one in 25 pregnancies in the United States. The causes are unknown and...
UC San Diego Health First in Nation to Implant New Device for Chronic Back Pain
10/07/2021 - Treatment provides non-opiate alternative that is minimally invasive with emphasis on functional restoration.
Comprehensive Ice Sheets Gateway Helps Address Sea Level Rise
08/07/2021 - Researchers at the State University of New York at Buffalo recently teamed with colleagues at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Tufts University to publish a...
First Patients in San Diego County to Receive Lungs with Heart-Stopping Approach
08/07/2021 - The lung transplant team at UC San Diego Health performed San Diego County’s first transplant surgery with lungs donated after cardiac death, an approach that could mean more opportunities to save...
Colorectal Cancer Risk May Increase with Lower Exposure to UVB Light
08/07/2021 - University of California San Diego School of Medicine researchers identified a possible link between inadequate exposure to ultraviolet-B (UVB) light from the sun and an increased risk of colorectal...