New research out of Rutgers University-Newark, University of California San Diego, and the J. Craig Venter Institute shows that increased CO2 in oceans interfere with necessary iron intake in phytoplankton, which support ocean food chains and fisheries and help moderate CO2 levels. A team led by scientists from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of […]
A team led by scientists from Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego and the J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI) has demonstrated that the excess carbon dioxide added to the atmosphere through the combustion of fossil fuels interferes with the health of phytoplankton which form the base of marine food webs. […]
(University of California - San Diego) Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have developed a microbial detection technique so sensitive that it allows them to detect as few as 50-100 bacterial cells present on a surface. What's more, they can test samples more efficiently -- up to hundreds of samples in a single day.
This article by Jean Twenge, professor of psychology at San Diego State University, was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. We'd all like to be a little happier. The problem is that much of what determines happiness is outside of our control. Show More Summary
(University of California - San Diego) Science continues to peel away layers of the skin microbiome to reveal its protective properties. In a study published in Science Advances on Feb. 28, University of California San Diego School of Medicine researchers report a potential new role for some bacteria on the skin: protecting against cancer.
(University of California - San Diego) A new computational resource called Recon3D provides a 3D view of genes, proteins and metabolites involved in human metabolism. Researchers used the tool to map disease-related mutations on proteins and also probed how genes and proteins change in response to certain drugs. Show More Summary
The University of San Diego has placed basketball coach Lamont Smith on indefinite administrative leave, a day after he was arrested in Oakland on suspicion of domestic violence
In the wake of his arrest on domestic violence charges, the University of San Diego has placed men's basketball coach Lamont Smith on administrative leave and initiated an investigation, the school announced Monday.
University of San Diego basketball coach Lamont Smith was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence, according to San Francisco police.
Led by researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, a diverse team of neuroscientists and surgeons successfully grafted human neural progenitor cells into rhesus monkeys with spinal cord injuries. The grafts not only survived, but grew hundreds of thousands of human axons and synapses, resulting in improved forelimb function in the monkeys.
(University of California - San Diego) Led by researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, a diverse team of neuroscientists and surgeons successfully grafted human neural progenitor cells into rhesus monkeys with spinal cord injuries. Show More Summary
Imagine cheating on your wife and then your wife finding out about it because you got arrested for beating on your mistress. Like they say, what’s done in the dark will eventually come to light. Lamont Smith is not only in danger of losing his freedom and his job, but his entire marriage is also in jeopardy after […]
Lamont Smith, the head men’s basketball coach at the University of San Diego, was arrested on three domestic violence charges Sunday at Oakland International Airport as his team prepared to fly home from the Toreros’ regular season finale at the University of San Francisco. According to ABC 10 News in San Diego, the charges stem […]
University of San Diego basketball coach Lamont Smith was arrested in Oakland for investigation of domestic violence, a TV station reported
University of San Diego basketball coach Lamont Smith was arrested after a win over the University of San Francisco.
The number of female protagonists in the 100 highest-grossing films fell five percentage points last year, according to a new report from San Diego State University’s Center for the Study of Women in Television and Film. Women made up 24 percent of featured protagonists, defined for the study’s purposes as characters from whose perspective the […]
By Jason Rantanen Next week is PatCon, the largest annual gathering of patent law, economics, and business professors. This year’s conference takes place at University of San Diego on Friday & Saturday, March 2-3, and features Joe Matal, Carter Phillips, Patent Pilot Program judges, PTO economists, prominent local attorneys, and over 50 academics (providing up […]
Researchers at the University of California San Diego Center for Microbiome Innovation have identified the mechanism by which a clinically relevant bacterium may gain antibiotic resistance, and have come up with a model for predicting the conditions under which it spreads. Show More Summary
If you're not satisfied with the realism of computer-generated animals in movies and games, then you might be interested in the latest news out of the University of California San Diego. Working with colleagues from UC Berkeley, computer...Show More Summary
(University of California - San Diego) Using artificial intelligence and machine learning techniques, researchers at Shiley Eye Institute at UC San Diego Health and University of California San Diego School of Medicine, with colleagues...Show More Summary