University of California San Francisco

Summer 2016

Cover of UCSF Magazine: left corner reads “UCSF Magazine, Summer 2016”. Photo of a teenage boy, smiling. Text next to photo reads: “Free to be Oliver”. Text below photo reads: “MS Breakthrough; Science Goes 3-D; The End of AIDS?”

Learn about how UCSF is helping a growing number of transgender youth, read about a major breakthrough against multiple sclerosis, explore how 3-D technology is making detecting colon cancer easier, and join UCSF scientists as they strive to finally defeat AIDS.

About this Issue:

Vol. 5, No. 1
Editorial Team

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Insights & Voices

  • Looking for a Better Way to Die

    Six UCSF health care experts share what California’s new End of Life Option Act law might mean for patients and providers.

    A doctor comforts an elderly man.
  • Healthy Aging

    Several UCSF experts weigh in on how to thrive as an older adult.

    An older woman doing yoga outside with a group of people.