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Nanommune & Velox BioSystems
SCRC Community Lectures
Transition to Phase 2

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.

COVID-19 Presentation & Panel

Ming Tan, PhD & Daniela Bota, MD, PhD & Michele Bratcher Goodwin, JD & Ed Monuki, MD, PhD

Watch on Youtube

Virtual Stem Cell Community Lecture Series

Stem Cells on the Brain

Robert Hunt, PhD & Leonid Groysman, MD


Michele Goodwin Launching New Podcast

Irvine, Calif. - June 25, 2020 – Michele Goodwin, Chancellor’s Professor of Law at UCI Law is launching a new podcast with Ms. Magazine titled, “On the Issues" with Michele Goodwin

SCRC Researchers named ICTS Pilot Awardees

Irvine, Calif. - June 24, 2020 – Dr. Munjal Acharya, Dr. Virginia E Kimonis and Dr. Olga V. Razorenova received the 2020 ICTS Pilot Studies Award.

SCRC Faculty in COVID-19 Pandemic News

Read about Stem Cell Research Center faculty and experts in Covid-19 related news. Also, see updates on projects supported by the SCRC.