UC Davis leads in innovative gene editing research with NIH grants
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UC Davis leads in innovative gene editing research with NIH grants

Researchers strive to address societal health issues through gene editing In October, three researchers at…

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Scans with specially designed PET system for horses successfully executed by Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital
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Scans with specially designed PET system for horses successfully executed by Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital

UC Davis VMTH veterinarians, professors created PET scanning system to identify equine lesions The UC…

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Vaping-related illnesses and deaths continue rising
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Vaping-related illnesses and deaths continue rising

CDC, health practitioners advise everyone to stop vaping In recent months, an “outbreak” has been…

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UC Davis Children’s Hospital only ‘level one rated’ children’s surgery center in state
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UC Davis Children’s Hospital only ‘level one rated’ children’s surgery center in state

UC Davis Children’s Hospital achieves reverification after meeting necessary qualifications  The UC Davis Children’s Hospital,…

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Forensic proteomics research provides new tools for crime investigations
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Forensic proteomics research provides new tools for crime investigations

Research in protein analysis uncovers new ways to learn new information regarding crimes  Police officers,…

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A scientific explanation behind tornado that hit Davis in unlikely weather event
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A scientific explanation behind tornado that hit Davis in unlikely weather event

EF0 rated tornado struck Davis area Sept. 28 due to instability in atmosphere, twisting wind…

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UC Davis establishes Cannabis and Hemp Research Center in partnership with with DEA-approved company
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UC Davis establishes Cannabis and Hemp Research Center in partnership with with DEA-approved company

UC Davis extends cannabis, hemp research for cannabis science  Along with various other endeavors in…

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UC Davis awarded $845.5 million in research funding over 2018-19 school year
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UC Davis awarded $845.5 million in research funding over 2018-19 school year

Federal and state government, various businesses, industries granted university funds for research projects  Known for…

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New field of sociovirology headed by UCD professor studies importance of social interactions between viruses
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New field of sociovirology headed by UCD professor studies importance of social interactions between viruses

Assistant professor makes novel discoveries about necessity of social interactions between viruses for reproduction, evolution…

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UC Davis veterinarians and campus community provide aid to wildfire-impacted animals
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UC Davis veterinarians and campus community provide aid to wildfire-impacted animals

University serves as go-to when wildfire aid is needed It’s fire season and UC Davis…

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UC Davis alumni conduct groundbreaking study to understand competition between invasive, native turtle species
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UC Davis alumni conduct groundbreaking study to understand competition between invasive, native turtle species

Native western pond turtles benefit from removal of invasive red-eared slider population in UC Davis…

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College of Biological Sciences’ Undergraduate of the Year crafts genetic algorithm to decipher complex familial relationships
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College of Biological Sciences’ Undergraduate of the Year crafts genetic algorithm to decipher complex familial relationships

Problem-solving algorithm created by Cole Williams contributes to more inclusive science Since fifth grade, Cole…

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UC Davis researchers look to social media to spread cervical cancer awareness
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UC Davis researchers look to social media to spread cervical cancer awareness

Social media identified as tool for health organizations How much do you know about cervical…

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Explaining moral lessons in media can help children behave more prosocially
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Explaining moral lessons in media can help children behave more prosocially

30-second TV inserts might help children become more empathetic The high saturation of messages from…

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7 infant primates die at UC Davis’ primate research center
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7 infant primates die at UC Davis’ primate research center

Some believe negligence is to blame Seven infant primates died while under the watch of…

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