More information about these courses and others is available on the UCSF Office of Continuing Medical Education Web site.
|Primary Care Sports Medicine||Nov. 30 to Dec. 1, 2007||San Francisco|
|MRI-Musculoskeletal MRI in the Desert||Feb. 3 to 5, 2008||La Quinta|
Genes Extend Life and Protect Against Cancer
A person is 100 times more likely to get cancer at age 65 than at age 35. But new UCSF research identifies naturally occurring processes that allow many genes to both slow aging and protect against cancer in the much-studied C. elegans roundworm.
Once-a-year Drug Reduces Fractures From Osteoporosis
A treatment for osteoporosis delivered once a year is as effective as current monthly or weekly osteoporosis regimens at reducing the incidence of bone fractures, according to a new study led by a UCSF research team.