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UCSF immigrant patients, advocates, and health providers travelled to Capitol Hill on Sept. 11 to join others who were speaking out against the revocation of medical deferred action for gravely ill immigrants.

Originally published in Synapse - The UCSF student newspaper on September 10, 2003.

The results are in! Today, 12 of UCSF’s most talented writers and photographers are taking home the top prizes in the Synapse Storytelling Contest.

Originally published in Synapse - The UCSF student newspaper on May 20, 1999. The University of California has brought patent infringement charges against Genentech, a biotech company based in South San Francisco.

You don’t have to be a football player to get a concussion, anyone can sustain a brain injury. But similar to football players your brain injury might go undetected for years.

UCSF is once again set to go on strike this week.

Originally published in Synapse - The UCSF student newspaper, April 13, 1973.

Originally published in Synapse - The UCSF student newspaper on April 7, 1983.

UCSF was besieged by strike activity last week as two groups of unionized workers held back-to-back walkouts.

Originally published in Synapse - The UCSF student newspaper March 30, 1995. The explosion that occurred March 9 in Pharmaceutical Chemistry Professor Martin Shetlar’s laboratory on the 10th floor of the Medical Sciences building was a powerful reminder to all of us who work in or near a laboratory of the respect that must be given to certain chemicals commonly used in routine biological experiments.