Day: July 6, 2021

UCI team gets $1 million Keck Foundation grant to develop tools for RNA observation

A multidisciplinary team of UCI professors has received a $1 million grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation to develop new molecular tools to identify ribonucleic acids essential in learning and memory formation. “Our project involves building luminescent RNA molecules, allowing us to observe their position and activity in the brain of a living, learning mouse,” […]

John Tracy, Ph.D. ’87 standing in front of a plane.

Alum’s philanthropy helps others follow in his footsteps

Former Boeing executive John Tracy funds scholarship for underrepresented UCI students in STEM fields

Largescale wetlands construction seen as effective treatment for farm runoff

UCI, U. of Kansas and U. of Minnesota experts model Mississippi Basin water quality

Quelling COVID-19 also capped Clostridium difficile—will it continue?

AJMC, July 6, 2021 (Audio)

Orange County sees uptick in COVID-19 statistics

Spectrum News 1 (City News Service), July 6, 2021

Orange County boasts 70% vaccination rate for adults, but herd immunity is still elusive

Los Angeles Times, July 6, 2021

Orange County to update COVID-19 numbers today

KFI (City News Service), July 6, 2021

From Covid to climate: Experts warn OC is walking unprepared into next public health crisis

Voice of OC, July 6, 2021

California Healthline daily edition

California Healthline, July 6, 2021