Stuck on Flu

How a sugar-rich mucus barrier traps the virus – and it gets free to infect Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have shown for the first time how influenza A viruses snip through a protective mucus net to both infect respiratory...

Appreciation and a Fond Farewell to Dr. Ken Kaushansky

On July 19, Dr. Ken Kaushansky officially begins his work as Senior Vice President for Health Sciences and Dean of the School of Medicine at Stony Brook University in New York. When he announced his departure to the faculty and staff of the UCSD Department of Medicine...