Dr. Young Jik Kwon received a generous donation of $1.25 million from Pharma Products Research Company to help fund his pharmaceutical biomaterials research. You can read more about Dr. Kwon’s research here.
An article in the April edition of the National Geographic Magazine titled, “How Humans Are Shaping Our Own Evolution”, mentioned the work of CVR member, Dr. Anthony James. Read the entire article here.
The UCI Alumni Association will honor Professor Anthony A. James ’73, Ph.D. ’79, the Donald Bren Professor of Molecular Biology & Biochemistry and Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, at the 2017 Lauds & Laurels Award Ceremony this spring. Professor James will
Dr. Jennifer Martiny, Professor in the Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology and Center for Virus Research member, has been elected to Fellowship in the American Academy of Microbiology. The Academy, the honorific leadership group within the American Society for
Kate Rubins, a virus-hunter turned astronaut, sequenced DNA in space for the first time and opened the door to a new era in space microbiology. Read the entire article here