Day: March 11, 2008

UCI study finds short-term stress can affect learning and memory

Short-term stress lasting as little as a few hours can impair brain-cell communication in areas associated with learning and memory,…

New book examines cultural significance of gestures as human expression

<![CDATA[Carrie Noland, UC Irvine professor of French, is co-editor of a new book titled Migrations of Gesture. The book examines…]]>

Chao Center testing cholesterol drug for skin cancer prevention

Lovastatin is one of the most widely prescribed cholesterol management drugs in the world, but doctors at the UC Irvine…