Clinical Trial

More Women Skip Some Prenatal Tests After Learning About Risks

UCSF Study Shows Importance of Pregnant Women Making Informed Decisions Before Undergoing Genetic Testing

K Scholar study: Food Budgets At Month’s End And Hospital Admissions for Hypoglycemia

CTSI K Scholar funded study on low food budgets creating risk for hypoglycemia among people with diabetes.

Diabetes Prevention Focus of Clinical Trials

CTSI's Clinical Research Services (CRS) supports 'Type 1 Diabetes TrialNet' study.

Investigating a Link Between Oral Health and Kidney Function

Vanessa Grubbs, MD, K Scholar, studies connection between gum infections & kidney disease.

Looking for Asthma Clues in the Wood Stoves of Honduras

Joshua Galanter, MD, K Scholar, investigates asthma & links to wood burning stoves in Honduras.

African-American, Latino Children Drink More Sugary Fruit Juice

African-American and Latino children may be replacing soda with 100 percent fruit juice while their white peers are not.

Early Signs of Addiction in Teens Who Smoke

Brains of adolescents who smoke as little as two cigarettes a day respond to images of smoking as do the brains of heavily addicted adult smokers: with pleasure.

Applying Science to Prevent Childhood Cavities

UCSF dental scientist finds that xylitol can prevent cavities in infants.

Is Marijuana As Harmful as Tobacco?

UCSF-led study suggests low to moderate marijuana use may do less damage to lungs than tobacco.

New UCSF-Kaiser Permanente Collaboration

Outreach combining colorectal screenings with flu shot clinics marks translational research success.

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