Press Release Archive: 2013

December 23, 2013 | UC Irvine’s Sheryl Tsai partners with UC San Diego to capture Biosynthesis in motion
Chemists have caught molecules in the act of biosynthesis revealing an animated view of how a fundamental piece of cellular machinery operates. The system Read More

December 23, 2013 | Announcement from the Chancellor about the new Dean
December 23, 2013: An announcement from Chancellor Michael Drake regarding the new Hana and Francisco J. Ayala Dean of the School of Biological Sciences Dear Colleagues: I Read More

December 9, 2013 | Grant supports creation of patient-derived stem cell lines for Alzheimer’s research
UCI MIND effort is part of institute’s larger iPS Cell Bank Initiative Irvine, Calif., Dec. 9, 2013 — Researchers at UC Irvine’s Institute for Memory Impairments and Read More

November 25, 2013 | Leslie Thompson named 2013 American Association for the Advancement of Science fellow
UC Irvine neurobiologist Leslie Thompson is one of two UC Irvine researchers named a 2013 fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Read More

November 21, 2013 | UCI, Northwestern researchers create compounds that boost antibiotics’ effectiveness
Inhibitors could form basis of new treatments for such diseases as MRSA, anthrax Irvine, Calif., Nov. 25, 2013 — Inhibitor compounds developed by UC Irvine Read More

November 4, 2013 | Postdoctoral fellow Kasia M. Bieszczad receives Next Generation Award from the Society of Neuroscience
Last week, the Society for Neuroscience (SfN), announced the winners of the science education and outreach awards at Neuroscience 2013, SfN’s annual meeting and the Read More

October 24, 2013 | UCI study shows grafted limb cells acquire molecular ‘fingerprint’ of their new location
Findings further creation of regenerative therapies for humans Contact: Andrea Burgess 949-824-6282 andrea.burgess@uci.edu Irvine, Calif., Oct. 24, 2013 — Cells triggering tissue regeneration that are taken from Read More

October 22, 2013 | Lester Ng ‘93 contributes to the BioSci International Students Program (ISP) to help foreign students thrive in the U.S.
Making a Foreign Country Feel Like Home Lester Ng ‘93 contributes to the BioSci International Students Program (ISP) to help foreign students thrive in the U.S. Read More

October 22, 2013 | Welcome new Bio Sci faculty members!
The School of Biological Sciences is excited to welcome four new assistant professors and one lecturer with potential security of employment to our Fall 2013 Read More

October 21, 2013 | A message from the Provost about Interim Dean
A message from Howard Gillman, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor, UC Irvine I am delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Brandon Gaut as Interim Read More

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