Day: February 24, 2020

How a San Diego doctor fought infectious disease with just three words

San Diego Union-Tribune, Feb. 24, 2020

Virus-hit China postpones parliament for first time in decades

Yahoo News (AFP), Feb. 24, 2020

Injunction stays in place on using Fairview Developmental Center in Costa Mesa to house coronavirus patients

Orange County Register, Feb. 24, 2020

5 reasons coronavirus statistics seem inconsistent

Fortune, Feb. 24, 2020

UCI to screen film about quadriplegic, followed by Q&A with him and expert speakers

EVENT:  UCI will screen the short documentary “Relentless,” which profiles Orange County extreme-sports athlete Marty O’Connor, whose unceasing work ethic and pursuit of his goals enabled him to forge a new sense of self after a freak accident rendered him quadriplegic. After the film, Frank LaFerla, dean of the School of Biological Sciences, will emcee […]

UCI neuroscientist and professor of otolaryngology John Middlebrooks

An improved implant

UCI researchers have developed a breakthrough cochlear device that could enable hearing-impaired people to detect pitch