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Human neural stem cells restore cognitive functions impaired by chemotherapy

Human neural stem cells restore cognitive functions impaired by chemotherapy

Human neural stem cell treatments are showing promise for reversing learning and memory deficits after chemotherapy, according to UC Irvine…
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UCI, Italian scientists limit accelerated cellular aging caused by methamphetamine use

The ravaged faces of methamphetamine addicts tell a terrible tale – abusing the drug dramatically accelerates aging. Now scientists from…
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Allied against abuse

Allied against abuse

Interdisciplinary Center on Family Violence brings together community partners, faculty from 20 UCI departments to address multifaceted issue
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Breathing easier

Breathing easier

Zabie Khorakiwala ’07 helps survivors of sexual violence find healing through yoga
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‘Eight Ways to Wellbeing’

‘Eight Ways to Wellbeing’

Feeling blue? Anxious? Fatigued? Dr. Roger Walsh shows how to make the most out of life
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Count your blessings

There are all kinds of strategies for reducing stress, such as meditation, yoga, journaling and exercise. UC Irvine psychologist Sarah…
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Hazy road to Mecca

Hazy road to Mecca

Severe air pollution spikes during yearly pilgrimage, UCI and others find
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Multiple, short learning sessions strengthen memory formation in fragile X syndrome

Multiple, short learning sessions strengthen memory formation in fragile X syndrome

A learning technique that maximizes the brain’s ability to make and store memories may help overcome cognitive issues seen in…
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Shedding (fluorescent) light on Ebola

Shedding (fluorescent) light on Ebola

UCI team uses novel technique to track key protein in deadly virus
2 months ago
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How to keep the ‘happy’ in the holidays

How to keep the ‘happy’ in the holidays

UCI psychiatrist Jody Rawles says the key to reducing seasonal stress is setting realistic expectations
3 months ago
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Four from UCI named American Association for the Advancement of Science fellows

Four UC Irvine researchers in the areas of medicine, computer science, biological sciences and physics have been made fellows of…
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The basics behind healthy growth – and disease

Professor Arthur Lander explains that knowledge of controlled development is essential for understanding rampant cell production seen in cancer
3 months ago
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