Health officials have reported two new confirmed cases of measles in Orange County, involving an infant who was not old enough to receive vaccines, and a UC Irvine graduate student who was active on campus when contagious. The infant has
As of recent, hundreds of students and staff from two universities in the LA County have reportedly been quarantined for their exposure to measles, the latest resurgence of a highly contagious disease that was declared eliminated almost two decades ago.
CVR Member, Jennifer Martiny, PhD will be a Co-Investigator on the UCI Heal Initiative Team Building Research Grant. The goal of this team building project is to develop capacity at UCI to compete effectively for ongoing NIH HEAL Initiative funding
On May 14, 2018 the Center for Virus Research and the Stem Cell Research Center co-sponsored a vaccine symposium titled, “Vaccines in the 21st Century: Overcoming Viruses and Misinformation”. Part of that symposium included a taping of a podcast hosted
On Friday, June 1st, 2018, the Center for Virus Research hosted the annual NIH Virology Training Grant Symposium here at UCI. Three NIH T32 trainees (William Hu, Margaret Lugin & Wendy Ullmer), and one scholarship awardee funded by the UCI