Press Release Archive: 2013

October 15, 2013 | Dean Bennett Retirement Announcement
To the School of Biological Sciences Community: This newsletter marks my last as the Hana and Francisco J. Ayala Dean, as I will step down Read More

October 14, 2013 | Susanne Rafelski named 2013 Ellison Medical Foundation New Scholar in Aging
Dr. Susanne Rafelski was named a 2013 New Scholar in Aging by the Ellison Medical Foundation. Suanne is an Assistant Professor of Developmental & Read More

October 1, 2013 | Meet our 2013 Leadership Scholar – Esther Kim
Welcome back Anteaters and Bio Sci majors! With another exciting year ahead, we want to kick this year off with a feature on one of Read More

September 30, 2013 | Two Bio Sci scientists receive Prestigious NIH New Innovator Awards
Prestigious program supports research by early-career faculty; three total from UCI honored Irvine, Calif., Sept. 30, 2013 — UC Irvine scientists Sunil Gandhi and Ali Mortazavi Read More

September 9, 2013 | UCI-led study creates new memories by directly changing the brain
Findings could prove helpful in understanding and resolving learning and memory disorders Irvine, Calif., Sept. 10, 2013 — By studying how memories are made, UC Irvine Read More

August 21, 2013 | UCI-led study reveals how SARS virus hijacks host cells
Findings could prove beneficial in the development of therapies Irvine, Calif., Aug. 22, 2013 — UC Irvine infectious disease researchers have uncovered components of the SARS Read More

August 20, 2013 | Bio faculty studies featured in American Journal of Botany’s July 2013 issue
Several studies from UC Irvine School of Biological Sciences faculty featured in American Journal of Botany The July 2013 issue of the American Journal Read More

July 31, 2013 | UCI-led team develops more accurate model of climate change’s effect on soil
Model accounts for how in-ground carbon is affected by bacteria and fungi Irvine, Calif., August 1, 2013 — Scientists from UC Irvine and the National Read More

July 26, 2013 | The arithmetic of gun control: UC Irvine team measures how to best prevent bullet deaths
July 26, 2013: The arithmetic of gun control: UC Irvine team measures how to best prevent bullet deaths Read More

July 18, 2013 | Thompson studies point to new targets for Huntington’s disease treatments
UCI MIND’s Leslie Thompson has worked on Huntington’s disease for over two decades, and her group’s research has revealed extensive insights into the biological Read More

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