Press Release Archive: 2012

October 11, 2012 | UCI garners $11.5 million in continued support of systems biology center
Oct. 11, 2012 Press Release Interdisciplinary work sheds light on dynamic interactions underlying complex functions Irvine, Calif., October 11, 2012 —UC Irvine has been awarded $11.5 million over five Read More

October 6, 2012 | Kawas honored as Visionary Woman by Alzheimer’s Association of OC
Oct. 6, 2012 News Brief Irvine, Calif. October 6, 2012 – Dr. Claudia Kawas, the Al and Trish Nichols Chair in Clinical Neuroscience and Professor of Neurology Read More

October 2, 2012 | School of Biological Sciences receives three awards totaling $1.6 million in grants and 12 fellowships
Oct. 2, 2012 Press Release Irvine, Calif. October 2, 2012 – UCI School of Biological Sciences received three awards from the Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Read More

September 25, 2012 | James Hicks earns honorary doctorate from leading Danish university, meets the queen
Sept. 25, 2012 News Brief Irvine, Calif., September 25, 2012 – UCI Associate Vice Chancellor for Research James Hicks received an honorary doctorate from Aarhus University in Read More

September 6, 2012 | State stem cell research funding agency awards $37.3 million to aid UC Irvine efforts
Sept. 6, 2012 Press Release Collaborations set to advance Alzheimer’s disease and retinitis pigmentosa treatments Irvine, Calif., September 06, 2012 —Efforts to begin human clinical trials using stem cells Read More

August 22, 2012 | UCI microbiologists find new approach to fighting viral illnesses
Aug. 22, 2012 Press Release Study identifies how RNA viruses hijack a host cell to multiply Irvine, Calif., August 22, 2012 —By discovering how certain viruses use their host Read More

June 28, 2012 | Human model of Huntington’s disease created from skin’s stem cells
June 28, 2012 Press Release ‘HD in a dish’ will facilitate search for elusive treatment Irvine, Calif., June 28, 2012 —An international consortium of Huntington’s disease experts, including several Read More

June 22, 2012 | Susan V. Bryant named interim provost for UC Irvine
June 22, 2012 Press Release Acclaimed biologist, accomplished administrator has long history of service to campus Irvine, Calif., June 22, 2012 —Susan V. Bryant, internationally acclaimed biologist with a Read More

June 12, 2012 | UCI researchers create mosquitoes incapable of transmitting malaria
June 12, 2012 Press Release Advance provides genetic options for controlling spread of deadly disease Irvine, Calif., June 12, 2012 —Mosquitoes bred to be unable to infect people with Read More

May 24, 2012 | UCI stem cell researcher to receive $4.8 million in state funding
May 24, 2012 Press Release CIRM grant will advance work on multiple sclerosis treatment Irvine, Calif., May 24, 2012 —A UC Irvine immunologist will receive $4.8 million to create Read More

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