The Center for Virus Research held its annual NIH Virology Training Grant Symposium on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at the University of California, Irvine. Four trainees presented their individual research projects to the CVR Faculty and students. The symposium was
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