Childhood Mortality Plummets as Community Health Workers Go Door-to-Door in Urban Mali | UC San Francisco

Sending community health workers door-to-door to look for sick kids in a rapidly urbanizing area of West Africa, and offering them free care, coincided with a dramatic drop in childhood mortality.

Genomic Analysis Reveals Why Asthma Inhalers Fail Minority Children | UC San Francisco

The largest-ever whole-genome sequencing study of drug response in minority children has revealed new clues about why the front-line asthma drug albuterol does not work as well for minority children.