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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 days ago
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UCI introduces ocean research and education initiative

UCI introduces ocean research and education initiative

Irvine, Calif., March 24, 2015 – UC Irvine is set to embark on one of its boldest experiments yet: a…
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Heading off concussions

Professor James Hicks, director of UCI’s Exercise Medicine & Sport Sciences Initiative, leads novel probe of impact injuries in water…
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Shooting for the stars

Shooting for the stars

Mexican Space Agency hopes partnership with UCI will help develop program’s ‘human capital’
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UCI, fellow chemists find a way to unboil eggs

UCI, fellow chemists find a way to unboil eggs

UC Irvine and Australian chemists have figured out how to unboil egg whites – an innovation that could dramatically reduce…
2 months ago
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Scientists drill first deep ice core at the South Pole

Scientists drill first deep ice core at the South Pole

UCI and fellow researchers map climate history at the bottom of the Earth
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Small drains mean big problems at ‘baby beaches’

Irvine, Calif., Dec. 3, 2014 – High fecal counts frequently detected at so-called “baby beaches” may not be diaper-related. UC…
3 months ago
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West Antarctic melt rate has tripled: UC Irvine-NASA

West Antarctic melt rate has tripled: UC Irvine-NASA

A comprehensive, 21-year analysis of the fastest-melting region of Antarctica has found that the melt rate of glaciers there has…
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…
4 months ago
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UCI initiates NSF-funded joint project utilizing the arts to improve grade school science education

UCI initiates NSF-funded joint project utilizing the arts to improve grade school science education

Through an innovative new program developed at UC Irvine, the arts and the sciences – which often occupy opposite ends…
4 months ago
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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
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UCI team develops test to rapidly diagnose bloodstream infection

UCI team develops test to rapidly diagnose bloodstream infection

A new bloodstream infection test created by UC Irvine researchers can speed up diagnosis times with unprecedented accuracy, allowing physicians…
4 months ago
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