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PharmSci Faculty & Research in the News

“Pew Innovation Fund awards $200,000 to UCI biochemist Andrej Luptak,” UCI News, October 9, 2017.

“Mahtab Jafari: Reach for the Moon and Land on it,” Huffington Post, September 21, 2017.

Roots of schizophrenia: Excess of methionine during pregnancy? “, Science Daily, August 16, 2017.

“UCI stem cell therapy attacks cancer by targeting unique tissue stiffness.” UCI News, July 26, 2017.

“Pew Awards 22 Promising Biomedical Researchers Funding to Advance Human Health,” The Pew Charitable Trust, June 15, 2017

“$1.25 million pharmaceutical sciences donation will fund lab’s biomaterials research,” UCI News, May 16, 2017

“9 UCI researchers named AAAS fellows,” UCI News, November 21, 2016

“Rams teammates get a real dose of chemistry in UCI demos,” LA Times, August 24, 2016

“Testing for toxins,” UCI News, August 20, 2015

“Seeking the elixir of life, a scientist studies fruit flies” Wall Street Journal, May 7, 2016

“A cellular puzzle: The weird and wonderful architecture of RNA,” Nature, July 22, 2015

“Life Lessons,” OC Register, October 28, 2013

“UCI researchers awarded $2.27 million to create novel diabetes treatments,” UCI News, June 26, 2013

“Herbal extract boosts fruit fly lifespan by nearly 25 percent, UCI study finds,” UCI News, June 18, 2013

“A fruitful career,” UCI News, November 14, 2011