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Innovators Magazine: Researchers from UC Berkeley and UC Riverside have used CRISPR/Cas9 gene-editing tech to alter the genome of the mosquitoes to neutralize their potency, a breakthrough that could lead to wiping out the diseases they transmit more...
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Researchers are finding evidence that suggests marriage equality contributes to improved health outcomes for LGBT people, according to an article published in the May issue of Health Affairs and authored by David Tuller, academic coordinator for the more...
Los Angeles Times: This opinion piece reacts to the Trump administration’s recent announcement that it won't ban chlorpyrifos, a common pesticide used on food, reversing efforts by the Obama administration to bar the chemical. The author more...
Studio City Patch: Despite studies showing female doctors have better patient outcomes, they make about $83,000 a year less than male doctors in California. "The things that surprised us were two things: First, the sheer magnitude of the gender gap more...
Berkeleyside: "In urban areas where concrete and asphalt are ubiquitous, the solace of such a tree can be hard to come by. In areas with fewer trees and green spaces, air and surface temperatures can climb so high that they can impact the very more...
Opinion piece by UC Berkeley School of Public Health Professor Arthur L. Reingold: through a competitive process, the NIH initially awarded six grants to US academic centers to work closely with academic and public health partners in the worst- more...
Distinguished academic and health leaders from Mexico and California met on March 29 in Mexico City to discuss health issues relevant to Mexico and the United States, with special attention to California, at the first Binational Health Forum. "To more...
Healthcare IT News: "Healthcare data is getting bigger all the time," said Dean Stefano Bertozzi of the UC Berkeley School of Public Health.  Consequently, that enables a health system to start to be able to put together a much more compelling more...
Daily Cal: Berkeley City Council has expressed support for a new state bill that would prohibit the sale or distribution of a sugar-sweetened beverage in the state without a health warning. Joan Bloom, a professor in the UC Berkeley School of Public more...
SF Chronicle: For four years, Pacific Gas and Electric Co. has been quietly buying multimillion-dollar homes in the Marina and scooping out their backyards. The utility, California’s largest, is trying to remove chemical contamination that has more...

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