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Playing with fire

Playing with fire

Titanium golf clubs can generate sparks, ignite brush in the rough, UCI study finds
3 months ago
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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…
5 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…
6 months ago
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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…
6 months ago
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UCI, Northwestern researchers create compounds that boost antibiotics’ effectiveness

UCI, Northwestern researchers create compounds that boost antibiotics’ effectiveness

Inhibitor compounds developed by UC Irvine structural biologists and Northwestern University chemists have been shown to bolster the ability of…
7 months ago
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Fending off the flu

Fending off the flu

UCI expert discusses facts and fallacies about seasonal scourge and staying healthy through the holidays
8 months ago
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National Institute on Aging renews funding for UCI’s 90+ Study

National Institute on Aging renews funding for UCI’s 90+ Study

UC Irvine’s trailblazing 90+ Study, launched in 2003 to learn more about the “oldest old,” the fastest-growing age group in…
9 months ago
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Academics take on zombies

Academics take on zombies

Offered through Instructure, the free, eight-week MOOC will explore subjects related to math, public health, social science and physics
10 months ago
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Wenzel gets $1.9 million to create ovarian cancer app

Wenzel gets $1.9 million to create ovarian cancer app

Lari Wenzel, UC Irvine professor of medicine and public health, has received a $1.9 million from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research…
11 months ago
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Americans’ vitamin D levels are highest in August, lowest in February, study shows

Irvine, Calif. June 21, 2013 – UC Irvine and Mayo Clinic researchers have found that vitamin D levels in the U.S.…
1 year ago
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China is outsourcing carbon within its own borders, UCI and others find

China is outsourcing carbon within its own borders, UCI and others find

Just as the U.S. outsources dangerous carbon dioxide emissions to China, rich coastal provinces in that country are outsourcing emissions…
1 year ago
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UCI-led MRSA study slashes deadly infections in sickest hospital patients

Using germ-killing soap and ointment on all intensive-care unit (ICU) patients can reduce bloodstream infections by up to 44 percent…
1 year ago
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