Using a modified natural substance along with current approaches could improve colon cancer treatment, according to findings by University of California, Irvine biologists. The discovery comes from their research into the role of an amino…

With drug resistance a major challenge in the fight against cancer, a discovery by University of California, Irvine biologists could offer new approaches to overcoming the obstacle. Their research reveals that a mechanism enabling the…

Professor Leslie M. Thompson, Neurobiology & Behavior and Psychiatry & Human Behavior, has been awarded the title of Donald Bren Professor….

From probing the ocean depths to deciphering human health mysteries, researchers across scientific disciplines are increasingly including microbiomes in their work. The Microbiome Centers Consortium has been launched by two University of California, Irvine School…

Philanthropist on a mission to help others turns $150,000 into $20 million effort to fight disease at UCI MIND….

Congratulations to Marcelo Wood, Chair and Professor of Neurobiology and Behavior for being named AAAS Fellow. This honor is conferred for distinguished contributions to their fields….

Michael Yassa, Ph.D., Director of the Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory and
Professor of Neurobiology and Behavior, has been appointed to the Scientific Advisory Board of the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience in…

Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Chair and Professor James Hicks has been named a 2019 Fellow of the California Academy of Sciences. The Academy is based in San Francisco and consists of an aquarium, planetarium, rainforest,…

BioSci graduate students Amanda McQuade and Barbara Waring have been selected to receive Achievement Rewards For College Scientists (ARCS) Scholar Awards for 2019. The ARCS scholar award is intended to provide additional financial support for…

Congratulations to UCI BioSci Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department Administrator, Marissa Reyes, who has received the ESGR Patriot Award. This US Department of Defense program awards managers who support employees who serve in the National Guard or…