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November Community Lecture
Quarterly Newsletter

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?


Research areas, available resources and clinical trials


Learn about our clinical research and trials


Learn how you can support stem cell research at UCI


See the latest news, videos and upcoming events



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

Blood-Forming Stem Cells: Risks and Rewards

7:00 PM Pacific Time

Precision Medicine and Neurodegenerative Disease: Where Do Stem Cells Fit In?

7:00 PM Pacific Time

Molecules, Cells, and Fluids for a Healthy Brain

7:00 PM Pacific Time


UCI earns designation as CIRM Alpha Clinic with five-year, $8 million grant

Irvine, Calif., Oct. 27, 2022 – With a five-year, $8 million grant from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, the University of California, Irvine has earned designation as one of CIRM’s Alpha Clinics.

Stem Cell Agency Board Invests in 19 Research Programs

Irvine, Calif. - Jun. 23, 2022 – The governing Board of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) today approved investing almost $25 million in 19 projects.

UCI team receives $970,000 NIH grant

Irvine, Calif. - May. 6, 2022 – A team from the UCI Skin Biology Resource Center has been awarded $970,000 NIH grant to launch interdisciplinary skin biology training effort.