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7 UCI researchers are elected AAAS fellows, giving campus total of 192

Irvine, Calif., Jan. 26, 2022 — Seven University of California, Irvine researchers – working in fields as diverse as atmospheric chemistry, artificial intelligence, big data, and climate and ecosystem science – have been named fellows of the...
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UCI online criminology master’s program is again ranked No. 1 by U.S. News

Irvine, Calif., Jan. 25, 2022 — The University of California, Irvine Master of Advanced Study in criminology, law & society has been named the nation’s best online criminal justice master’s program by U.S. News & World Report for the third...
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UCI study could explain why Parkinson’s drug improves, then diminishes quality of life

Irvine, Calif., Jan. 19, 2022 — A team of University of California, Irvine researchers has discovered a possible reason why L-dopa, the front-line drug for treating Parkinson’s disease, loses efficacy and causes dyskinesia – involuntary,...
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UCI awarded additional $5.2 million grant to support GEAR UP project

The U.S. Department of Education has awarded a $5.2 million Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs partnership grant to the University of California, Irvine. This supplements a GEAR UP grant of $5.4 million awarded to the...
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UCI leads development of drop-in mental wellness centers for O.C. youth

Irvine, Calif., Jan. 11, 2022 — Orange County will be home to new youth drop-in centers offering wellness services to those between the ages of 12 and 25. Endorsed by Orange County to apply for a $2 million grant from California’s Mental Health...
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Sue J. Gross Foundation $3 million gift to UCI will advance nursing training, education

A $3 million gift to the University of California, Irvine from the Sue J. Gross Foundation will expand training and education opportunities in the Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing, which was established by a naming gift from The William and Sue...
11-Jan-2022 12:50 PM EST Add to Favorites

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UCI-led team develops new biopsy technology for analyzing multiple tumor tissue biomarkers

Irvine, Calif., Jan. 10, 2022 – A team led by University of California, Irvine researchers has developed a new biopsy technology that can profile multiple tumor microenvironment biomarkers simultaneously, revealing cellular spatial organization...
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UCI-led team first to discover new neural circuits that regulate spatial learning and memory in the brain’s hippocampal formation

A research team led by University of California, Irvine has discovered new neural circuits that regulate spatial learning and memory in the brain’s hippocampal formation. The team identified novel functional roles of new circuit connections...
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UCI-led study investigates saliva testing for medication monitoring among patients with psychiatric disorders

22-Oct-2021 4:45 PM EDT

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Dr. Suellen Hopfer, UCI professor of public health and expert on social media and misinformation, available to comment on Facebook whistleblower leak

5-Oct-2021 12:25 PM EDT

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Dr. Karen L. Edwards, UCI professor and chair of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, available to comment on U.S. lifting restrictions for vaccinated international travelers

20-Sep-2021 5:10 PM EDT

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What you need to know about the delta variant

23-Aug-2021 3:55 PM EDT

@UCIrvine, @UCIESS researcher Michael Prather serves as a review editor on @IPCC_CH reports. He is available for media interviews on the latest document's pronouncements.

9-Aug-2021 3:45 PM EDT

What's Next for China-U.S. Relations

Four UCI faculty offer insights on the future of U.S.-China relations, covering topics as wide-ranging as educational exchange programs to Hollywood portrayals.
17-Jun-2021 6:05 AM EDT

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UCI Experts Produce Guide for Defense Attorneys Fighting Use of Rap Lyrics in Trials

Irvine, Calif., June 9, 2021 — Criminology and legal experts at the University of California, Irvine have released Rap on Trial: A Legal Guide for Attorneys, to help protect artists from having their lyrics used against them in court. Rap lyrics...
9-Jun-2021 1:10 PM EDT

Director of UCI Cybersecurity Policy & Research Institute available to address recent ransomware attacks.

2-Jun-2021 2:25 PM EDT

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