Cell-to-cell communication is a large part of Professor Dae Seok Eom’s research. In particular, the Eom lab focuses on a novel signaling projection called airinemes, which have meandering trajectories as they travel from the signal…

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,…

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

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…

As the world moves toward a new normal, many institutions are looking at whether changes they made
during the pandemic could enrich in an ongoing way the communities they serve. At the School of
Biological Sciences, we…