Press Release Archive: 2010

March 25, 2010 | UCI MIND and ReMIND Receive $12,000 from Betty’s Foundation
March 24, 2010 The Institute for Memory Impairments & Neurological Disorders, or UCI MIND, and its group for graduate students interested in neurological disorders, ReMIND, has Read More

March 25, 2010 | UCI professor wins 2010 Templeton Prize
Evolutionary biologist, Francisco Ayala, says science and spirituality can co-exist, not mix — Irvine, Calif., March 25, 2010 — Daniel A. Anderson / University Communications Francisco Ayala, UC Irvine Read More

March 25, 2010 | New research indicates plants can grow quickly or ward off hungry insects, but not both
March 25, 2010 Findings could be useful in development of pest-resistant crops. Irvine, Calif., March 25, 2010 - There's a war occurring each day in our backyards Read More

March 24, 2010 | UCI Center for Environmental Biology Launched
March 24, 2010 The School of Biological Sciences has formed the Center for Environmental Biology, which will coordinate research partnerships between UCI scientists and neighboring land Read More

March 17, 2010 | UCI Biologists Help Sequence the Hydra Genome
March 17, 2010 UCI biologists Robert Steele and Hans Bode, along with nine other UCI scientists and an international team of researchers, have sequenced the genome Read More

March 17, 2010 | Souza Wins Mexico’s Top Environmental Award
March 17, 2010 Valeria Souza, visiting scholar in the laboratory of Brandon Gaut, ecology & evolutionary biology chair, will receive Mexico’s highest environmental honor: the Love Read More

February 16, 2010 | Butterfly vision, wing colors linked, UCI study finds
Ability to identify own species aided by ultraviolet pigment — Irvine, Calif., February 16, 2010 — Image courtesy of Bill Berthet Heliconius erato butterflies have evolved photoreceptors in their Read More

February 11, 2010 | New book examines the flawed human body
UCI's John Avise discusses biological imperfection and intelligent design — Irvine, Calif., February 11, 2010 — Steve Zylius / University Communications In his new book, UCI evolutionary biologist John Read More

January 19, 2010 | Gorillas carry malignant malaria parasite, study reports
UCI, French finding could complicate quest to eradicate deadly disease in humans — Irvine, Calif., January 19, 2010 — The parasite that causes malignant malaria in humans has been detected Read More

January 3, 2010 | Going to extremes: feature on Ian Parker
Few people could match the intensity and perseverance of UC Irvine neurobiologist Ian Parker. Maybe they're not passionate enough about photography to lie in puddles, drive Read More

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