Browsing: Pharm Sci

Faculty Daniele Piomelli

Finding his bliss

Daniele Piomelli’s studies on the body’s own marijuana-like chemicals may lead to stress, pain and obesity treatments.

Business Jesse Catlin

The marketing of meds

Doctoral candidate in marketing at The Paul Merage School of Business studies how consumers select over-the-counter drugs.

Faculty A single potato chip held up

The potato chip predicament

UC Irvine researchers found that fats in foods like potato chips and french fries make them nearly irresistible and trigger a surprising biological mechanism that likely drives our gluttonous behavior.