UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital and Children's Hospital & Research Center Oakland Partner
January 22, 2014 - UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital and Children's Hospital & Research Center Oakland (Children's Oakland) have affiliated, building on the hospitals’ mutual commitment to provide outstanding care to children in local communities, and advance medical discovery and treatment for the world.Read More
Schools Sweep NIH Research Funding
UCSF's four professional schools topped the nation in federal research funding in 2013, with the University as a whole ranking first among public recipients and second overall in funds from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), according to annual NIH figures.
Killing Cancer Through the Immune System
What if the body could heal itself of even the most aggressive and deadly tumors? In the span of a few years, the idea has gone from New Age notion to medical reality. UCSF researchers are investigating the potential of immunotherapy to be a powerful, effective, and long-lasting solution to kill cancer.
Sustainable Science Promotes Health in Africa
UCSF scientists and clinicians have provided AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria-related treatment to tens of thousands of people in East Africa, researched the causes and trajectories of the diseases, and trained scientists and physicians throughout the region. Now, UCSF's many and varied efforts finally have a regional headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya.