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Smart molecules trigger white blood cells to become better cancer-eating machines
September 28, 2017

A team of researchers has engineered smart protein molecules that can reprogram white blood cells to...

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Alan Turing Memorial Scholarship Celebrates Diversity in Computer Science
September 28, 2017

The Center for Networked Systems (CNS) at UC San Diego established the Alan Turing Memorial Scholars...

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IBM Research and UC San Diego Collaborate to Advance the Use of Artificial Intelligence for Healthy Living
September 28, 2017

IBM (NYSE: IBM) and the University of California San Diego have announced a multi-year project to en...

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Good Bugs v. Bad Bugs: New breakthroughs in Microbiome Technology
September 22, 2017

San Diego, Calif., September 20, 2017 - The second in a series on disruptive technology, Good Bugs v...

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From self-folding robots to computer vision: UC San Diego makes strong showing at the International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems
September 20, 2017

From self-folding robots, to robotic endoscopes, to better methods for computer vision and object de...

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Squeezing light into infinitesimally thin lines
September 19, 2017

Researchers have demonstrated a new mode of electromagnetic wave, called a "line wave," wh...

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When Artificial Intelligence is Funny
September 15, 2017

What do you do if you’re an animal shelter and have to name a big litter of guinea pigs that s...

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CMI Researchers Receive Grant to Address Grand Challenges in Microbiome Science
September 13, 2017

UC San Diego Center for Microbiome Innovation (CMI) researchers have been awarded $140,000 to addres...

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Undergraduate Bioengineering Program at UC San Diego Ranks #6 in the Nation and #2 among Public Engineering Schools
September 12, 2017

The U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges guidebook rankings are out today and the bioengineering...

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These mutations could be key to understanding how some harmful conditions develop
September 11, 2017

A team of researchers led by a bioinformatician at the University of California San Diego has develo...

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New dental imaging method uses squid ink to fish for gum disease
September 7, 2017

Squid ink might be a great ingredient to make black pasta, but it could also one day make getting ch...

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Engineers develop tools to share power from renewable energy sources during outages
September 5, 2017

 A team of engineers at the University of California San Diego has developed algorithms th...

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Computer Scientists Receive NSF Grant to Model Human-Robot Teamwork in Uncertain Environments
August 29, 2017

Laurel Riek, associate professor of computer science at the University of California San Diego, will...

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Drone Truthing
August 25, 2017

A team of researchers from across UC San Diego is developing a new approach for detecting damage to ...

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Four Physician-Engineer Teams Funded by UC San Diego
August 25, 2017

Four physician-engineer teams from UC San Diego have been selected to receive the 2017 Galvanizing E...

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