Day: April 12, 2022

UCI team develops simplified, faster process for detection of viral RNA in saliva samples

UCI researchers have originated a simplified, faster clinical sample testing method to detect genetic material, including viral RNA. Their findings were recently published in the journal Scientific Reports. “We showed that a saliva sample withdrawn using a simple microbiological loop can be directly analyzed in a single collection tube, using common and precise DNA amplification […]

Deforestation drives climate change that harms remaining forest

UCI researchers reconsider carbon storage with improved climate models, satellite data

New study reveals how to rejuvenate the immune system of elderly people and reduce their risk of infectious disease

Medical Xpress, April 12, 2022

L.A. Fruteros’ colorful umbrellas are powerful symbols against development and COVID

L.A. Taco, April 12, 2022

Bruce Yonemoto

UCI’s Bruce Yonemoto is named a 2022 Guggenheim Fellow

Professor of art is among 180 recipients of the renowned award