“Microbiomes in water, soil and air are critical for planetary health,” says Steven Allison, professor of ecology and evolutionary biology.

Congratulations to UCI BioSci Professor Adriana Briscoe on being named a 2021 Guggenheim Fellow! “My hope is that the award will encourage others, especially Latinas, to aspire to the highest levels of creativity and achievement.”

Una tarde de información virtual sobre el COVID-19 y la vacuna. An afternoon of virtual information about COVID-19 and the vaccine. Event in Spanish. …

A short-term intervention in daily fiber consumption can significantly alter the gut microbiome and nutrient intake, according to a study led by University of California, Irvine researchers. The research was recently published by the American…

Check out UCI Beall Applied Innovation’s latest issue of Rising Tide Magazine! “Leslie Thompson Tackles Huntington’s Disease One Gene at a Time”

“Carolina’s work ethic and technical expertise has given me the tools and skills I need to make the most out of my projects and advance the School of Biological Sciences’ digital initiatives,” says Regina Castleman….

“Whenever stress is prolonged and becomes chronic, it really can wreak havoc on brain systems. It’s this persistent increase in a chemical called cortisol that can start to reshape brain circuitry,” says Professor Michael Yassa….

With funding from the National Science Foundation, the Ridge to Reef graduate program tackles a wide range of ecological challenges for the OC — from plastics proliferation and kelp forest health to wildfires and flood…

“I would encourage everyone to think more critically about the experimental design prior to starting a study. A few hours of pre-planning can really save a lot of time in the long run,” says Associate…

“Most variants of the coronavirus ‘will be inconsequential, but as we have seen some may enhance the ability of the virus to spread more rapidly, or to change the character of the infection,’ Michael J….