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Playing with fire

Playing with fire

Titanium golf clubs can generate sparks, ignite brush in the rough, UCI study finds
1 week ago
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Bone marrow stem cells show promise in stroke treatment, UCI team finds

Bone marrow stem cells show promise in stroke treatment, UCI team finds

Stem cells culled from bone marrow may prove beneficial in stroke recovery, scientists at UC Irvine’s Sue & Bill Gross…
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The envelope please

The envelope please

Medical students learn where their careers as doctors will begin
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Titanium clubs can cause golf course fires, UCI study finds

VIDEO AVAILABLE HERE Irvine, Calif., March 19, 2014-Titanium alloy golf clubs can cause dangerous wildfires, according to UC Irvine scientists. When…
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Can kava cure cancer?

Can kava cure cancer?

UC Irvine study of plant compound’s effectiveness against bladder malignancies has yielded promising results
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Bevacizumab prolongs survival in advanced cervical cancer, UC Irvine-led trial finds

Orange, Calif., Feb. 20, 2014 — Women with advanced cervical cancer now have a new treatment option that could lengthen…
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UC Irvine Health receives $5 million gift to enhance cancer research

UC Irvine Health receives $5 million gift to enhance cancer research

Irvine, Calif., Feb. 20, 2014 — Sue and Ralph Stern have made a $5 million gift to UC Irvine, establishing…
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UCI’s Brandon Brown addresses HIV stigma at conference; more appearances upcoming

Brandon Brown, director of the Global Health Research, Education & Translation Program at UC Irvine, was a speaker this week…
2 months ago
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Grant renewed for UCI-led project rewarding use of designated drivers

UC Irvine’s Health Education Center has received a grant of $673,000 from the California Office of Traffic Safety – through…
2 months ago
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UCI team advances to Hult Prize regional finals

The Hult Prize Foundation recently announced that a team of grad students from UC Irvine has advanced to the regional…
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iMedEd Initiative named a 2013-15 Apple Distinguished Program

iMedEd Initiative named a 2013-15 Apple Distinguished Program

The iMedEd Initiative – UC Irvine’s innovative medical education iPad program – has been recognized as a 2013-15 Apple Distinguished Program, joining a…
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Made in China for us: Air pollution as well as exports

Made in China for us: Air pollution as well as exports

Chinese air pollution blowing across the Pacific Ocean is often caused by the manufacturing of goods for export to the…
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