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National Institutes of Health grants UC Irvine $47 million for All of Us Research Program

Irvine, Calif. July 16, 2024 — A University of California, Irvine researcher is the principal investigator for a 5-year research award from the National Institutes of Health to lead a Southern California-based consortium for the nationwide All of...
16-Jul-2024 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UC Irvine Earth system scientists discover missing piece in climate models

As the planet continues to warm due to human-driven climate change, accurate computer climate models will be key in helping illuminate exactly how the climate will continue to be altered in the years ahead.
15-Jul-2024 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Revising biomedical research reviews

In biomedical research involving human subjects, research ethics committees around the world have traditionally emphasized individual rights and protections for participants, including informed consent.
11-Jul-2024 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UC Irvine nursing professor is inducted into Sigma Theta Tau international hall of fame

Jung-Ah Lee, professor and associate dean for diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging at the University of California, Irvine’s Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing, has been inducted into the International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame by the...
10-Jul-2024 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Globally significant upwelling is driven by topographical features on seafloor

Exactly how the turbulent mixing of ocean water relates to global overturning circulation has been little understood by oceanographers, but an international research team, including an Earth system scientist at the University of California, Irvine,...
9-Jul-2024 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UC study exposes socio-economic disparities during the initial wave of COVID-19 in NYC

New York City, with a population of 8.5 million people, was one of the locations most heavily affected by the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in North America and Europe. A large body of research has shown that those individuals who are of lower...
27-Jun-2024 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Advancing regenerative medicine therapies

University and community guests recently gathered to celebrate the 7,700 square-foot Good Manufacturing Practice facility’s grand opening in Hewitt Hall’s basement on the UC Irvine campus. Although the highly sterile environment remains...
26-Jun-2024 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Biotech entrepreneur donates $50 million to UC Irvine School of Biological Sciences

The University of California, Irvine has received a $50 million donation from Orange County biotech entrepreneur Charlie Dunlop for the School of Biological Sciences. Dean Frank LaFerla announced the gift before thousands of graduating students,...
15-Jun-2024 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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