Press Release Archive: 2010

November 18, 2010 | Academic Senate Hosts Distinguished Faculty Award Ceremony: 3 Bio Sci Faculty Honored
November 18, 2010 The 2010-11 Academic Senate Distinguished Faculty Awards will be presented 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2, at the University Club. John C. Avise (shown), Read More

November 17, 2010 | Dr. Ricardo Miledi wins prestigious neuroscience award
November 17, 2010 8:30 a.m. Dr. Ricardo Miledi, UCI Distinguished Professor of neurobiology & behavior, has won the Society for Neuroscience's Ralph W. Gerard Prize for Read More

October 21, 2010 | Science Library renamed for renowned professor Francisco J. Ayala
October 18, 2010 11:05 a.m. UC Irvine's Science Library was formally renamed the Francisco J. Ayala Science Library on Friday, Oct. 15. Chancellor Michael Drake, biological Read More

September 16, 2010 | UCI scientists decode genomes of sexually precocious fruit flies
Breakthrough study could transform drug, aging and fertility research — Irvine, Calif., September 16, 2010 — UC Irvine researchers have deciphered how lowly fruit flies bred to rapidly develop Read More

August 10, 2010 | Distinguishing ‘senior moments’ from Alzheimer’s
UCI researchers locate brain passage that could aid early diagnosis — Irvine, Calif., August 10, 2010 — With the help of volunteers aged 18 to 89, UC Irvine researchers Read More

June 1, 2010 | Immune system helps transplanted stem cells navigate in central nervous system
UCI study provides blueprint for enhanced treatment of inflammatory diseases like MS — Irvine, Calif., June 01, 2010 — Steve Zylius / University Communications Tom Lane is helping lead Read More

May 24, 2010 | Diane O’Dowd receives Howard Hughes Medical Institute Grant
May 24, 2010 Colleagues, Please join me in congratulating Diane O’Dowd for her recent grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. The four-year award of $600,000 will Read More

April 22, 2010 | UCI to name Science Library in honor of Francisco J. Ayala
Evolutionary biologist to donate Templeton Prize award of $1.5 million to support graduate education in biological sciences at UCI — Irvine, Calif., April 22, 2010 — UC Irvine will Read More

April 7, 2010 | Plant growth aided by insect-feeding animals
Study shows how birds, bats and lizards play their roles in preserving plant species in face of global climate change — Irvine, Calif., April 7, 2010 — Add insect-feeding birds, Read More

April 3, 2010 | Soil microbes produce less atmospheric CO2 than expected with climate warming
Key players in the carbon cycle, they multiply slowly when overheated — Irvine, Calif., April 26, 2010 — The physiology of microbes living underground could determine the amount of Read More

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