Irvine, Calif., April 28, 2022 — A quartet of professors at the University of California, Irvine, has been elected as members by the American Academy of Arts & Sciences. The 242nd class of AAAS inductees…

UCI professor of developmental and cell biology seeks answers to how genes are regulated
by Matt Coker, UCI | April 4, 2022

Ali Mortazavi’s research has been fundamental to understanding changes in gene expression in colon cancer,…

In remembrance of Professor Tewari passing in 2017, former colleagues recently published an article about him and his accomplishments in Current Plant Biology….

Anthony James, Donald Bren Professor, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, has been elected fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology.
Read more here….

“A gift of this magnitude is transformative, to say the least. It can really catapult our research in a positive direction. ”
— Professor Michael Yassa

Professor Michael Yassa is featured in LA Times as discusses Audrey…

“This gift provides a unique opportunity for UCI to establish a world-class research center focused on the area of depression, which is extremely important from a societal point of view,” says Pramod Khargonekar, vice chancellor…

Cross-disciplinary researchers will explore applications in regenerative medicine

Irvine, Calif., Feb. 3, 2022 – The W.M. Keck Foundation has awarded $1 million to an interdisciplinary team of researchers at the University of California, Irvine to study…

Professor Michael Yassa is featured on an episode of Dr. Sanjay Gupta’s CNN Podcast, Chasing Life, for his expertise on memory research.
In this episode, Professor Yassa discusses how memories are stored in the brain, why…

Aimee Edinger, Professor of Developmental and Cell Biology, is featured in the latest Rising Tide: Change Makers podcast from the UCI Beall Applied Innovation.
In this episode, Professor Edinger goes into detail about her research that…