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UCI MIND redesignated as Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center

UC Irvine’s Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders has received a five-year, $11 million grant from the National Institute…
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Exploring the ADHD-autism link

Exploring the ADHD-autism link

Jean Gehricke’s research is revealing similarities between the two disorders and suggesting new treatment approaches
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Gillman invested as UCI’s sixth chancellor

Gillman invested as UCI’s sixth chancellor

He cites innovation, expansion and partnerships as key to further enhancing campus’s excellence, impact and global preeminence
3 weeks ago
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UCI team gets $5 million to create stem cell treatment for Huntington’s disease

UCI team gets $5 million to create stem cell treatment for Huntington’s disease

Leslie Thompson of the Sue & Bill Gross Stem Cell Research Center at UC Irvine has been awarded $5 million…
4 weeks ago
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Dr. Howard Federoff named UCI vice chancellor for health affairs and dean of medicine

Dr. Howard Federoff named UCI vice chancellor for health affairs and dean of medicine

Dr. Howard Federoff – a nationally renowned clinical and research leader at Georgetown University and a groundbreaking investigator for neurological…
1 month ago
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UCI study of fruit fly ‘brain in a jar’ reveals mechanics of jet lag

Long the stuff of science fiction, the disembodied “brain in a jar” is providing science fact for UC Irvine researchers,…
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Forging ahead in the fight against hemochromatosis

Forging ahead in the fight against hemochromatosis

Christine and Gordon McLaren’s research advances are improving the prognosis for a hereditary blood-iron overload disorder
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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…
2 months ago
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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
3 months ago
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Breathing easier

Breathing easier

Zabie Khorakiwala ’07 helps survivors of sexual violence find healing through yoga
3 months ago
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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
3 months ago
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