Chemist Greg Weiss’ personal loss motivates major new scientific work by him and others.

Ability to quickly restore molecular proteins could slash biotechnology costs

Early screening for prostate cancer could become as easy for men as personal pregnancy testing is for women, thanks to UC Irvine research published today in the Journal of the American Chemical Society.

Twelve UC Irvine researchers and one administrator have been made fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the world’s largest general scientific society.

Information gained from tracking lysosymes’ disease-fighting processes could aid in early cancer detection.

Global Young Academy, co-chaired by UCI chemist Gregory Weiss, supports, gives voice to world’s junior researchers.

Young scientists of the world unite

Humans are surrounded by viruses, and most are harmlessly keeping bacteria under control. But some harmful viruses, such as the flu or common cold, can make us sick, while others such as Ebola or HIV can kill us.

Viruses become medical allies