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UCI-led study shows emerging rhinoplasty technique improves appearance and breathing

While beauty may be in the eyes of the beholder, breathing is an agreed upon necessity. A new study reveals how an emerging technique in rhinoplasty does more than improve physical appearance.
5-Dec-2019 1:40 PM EST Add to Favorites

Exploring humanity’s final frontier

The brightest minds in neuroscience came together Nov. 21 for the UCI Brain Launch Event, an interdisciplinary academic initiative set to define and expand the horizons of brain research at UCI and beyond. More than 700 attended the day-long...
26-Nov-2019 2:35 PM EST Add to Favorites

Nine UCI researchers named AAAS fellows

Irvine, Calif., Nov. 26, 2019 — Nine University of California, Irvine researchers in areas ranging from neurodevelopment and chemical synthesis to labor economics and library sciences have been named fellows of the American Association for the...
26-Nov-2019 2:20 PM EST Add to Favorites

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UCI-led study reveals how consuming alcohol affects the circadian rhythm of the liver leading to disease

Weekend binge drinking and chronic alcoholism have long been known to contribute to alcoholic liver diseases (ALD). A new study reveals how alcohol affects the liver's circadian rhythm, uncovering a potential new target for ALD treatments.
22-Nov-2019 5:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Researchers develop cell therapy to improve memory and stop seizures in mice following traumatic brain injury

Researchers from the University of California, Irvine developed a breakthrough cell therapy to improve memory and prevent seizures in mice following traumatic brain injury. The study, titled “Transplanted interneurons improve memory precision...
15-Nov-2019 2:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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UCI-led study reveals non-image light sensing mechanism of circadian neurons in fruit flies

University of California, Irvine researchers reveal how an ancient flavoprotein response to ultra violet (UV), blue and red light informs internal circadian processes about the time of day.
7-Nov-2019 2:35 PM EST Add to Favorites

UCI study is first to explore veterans’ grief, an overlooked toll of war

Irvine, Calif., Nov. 6, 2019 — Grief in veterans of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq has been as largely overlooked as post-traumatic stress disorder in the aftermath of the Vietnam War. A University of California, Irvine study, published online...
6-Nov-2019 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

UCI’s Oladele Ogunseitan joins executive team of USAID-funded global health project

A University of California, Irvine public health professor hailed for his international research achievements is part of an $85 million effort to detect and respond to the threat of infectious diseases on a global scale. UC Presidential Chair...
29-Oct-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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