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immunohistochemistry of patient pancreatic ductal adenocarinoma for the transcription factor TFE3 organoids : pancreatic tumor organoids grown in culture
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Injury-activated microglia (red) in close proximity to inhibitory synapses (green) in the dorsal spinal cord
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Activated microglia (green with red nuclei) surrounding an injured motoneuron (blue) in the mouse spinal cord

Allan Basbaum Elected to National Academy of Sciences

UCSF News Center…

Congratulations to our own Allan Basbaum who just got elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Allan Basbaum, PhD, FRS, chair of the Department of Anatomy at UC San Francisco, has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences, one of the highest honors accorded to an American scientist.

Basbaum is among the 100 new members and 25 foreign associates elected this year in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.

This year’s class brings the total number of past and present UCSF members of the esteemed scientific academy to 56.

Read the UCSF Press Release here

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