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Dr. Maria T. Millan Sept. 11, 2019
Dr. Cummings Awarded $4.8M
Stem Cell Awareness Day: A Short History

About Us

Today’s UC Irvine Stem Cell Research Center is a dynamic center encompassing a diverse array of interdisciplinary investigators that span the schools of Medicine, Biological Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Engineering, Arts and Law. Our state-of-the-art, LEED Platinum certified research and clinical building houses 23 of our 50 center faculty members.

Center faculty have obtained more than $170 million dollars in grant and foundation funds
. Our research programs include an National Institutes of Health (NIH)-sponsored T32 training grant, state of the art shared equipment, research services programs and a seminar series.

What can we do for you?

Researchers

Research areas, available resources and clinical trials

Patients

Learn about our clinical research and trials

Donors

Learn how you can support stem cell research at UCI

Community

See the latest news, videos and upcoming events

Events

Community lectures, special events and opportunities to engage. Find details for future events here.

A Short History of Stem Cells & Bioethics

The Continually Moving Target

News

UCI receives record $441 million in research funding for fiscal 2018-19

Drs. Leslie Thompson and Magdelene Seiler are mentioned as part of the record funding that UCI received in the fiscal year 2018-2019.

Jesse Holt & Dr. Pathak Win Gilliam Fellowship

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute has awarded grants to 44 doctoral adviser-student pairs to improve faculty mentoring skills, support new scientific leaders, and foster diversity and inclusion in science.

UCI stem cell researcher receives $4.8 million CIRM grant to address traumatic brain injury

UCI stem cell scientist Brian Cummings was awarded a $4.8 million grant from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, the state’s stem cell agency.