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June Community Lecture
UCI Team Receives NIH Grant
Upcoming Events

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.

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Research areas, available resources and clinical trials


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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


UCI Receives Renewal as Center of Excellence

Irvine, Calif. - Feb. 15, 2021 – UCI has once again received renewal as a Center of Excellence from the Huntington’s Disease Society of America.

W.M. Keck Foundation Awards $1M to UCI Team

Irvine, Calif. - Feb. 3, 2022– The W.M. Keck Foundation has awarded $1 million to an interdisciplinary team of researchers at the University of California, Irvine to study the formation and health of cartilages.

Novel Instrument Could Transform Research At UCI

Irvine, Calif. - Jan. 18, 2022 – UCI’s Sue & Bill Gross Stem Cell Research Center is home to a new mass cytometer, a powerful instrument that can analyze a high number of proteins in an individual cell.