Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory (CNLM)

The Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory (CNLM) was established by the UC Regents in 1983 and is the first research institute in the world dedicated exclusively to the multidisciplinary study of learning and memory mechanisms. The CNLM’s mission is to promote the most innovative learning and memory research transforming education, technology and…

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Reeve-Irvine Research Center (RIRC)

The Reeve-Irvine Research Center (RIRC) is dedicated to basic scientific research to discover novel approaches to improve recovery of function after spinal cord injury (SCI). Additionally, we seek to engage investigators throughout California and the entire world in advancing scientific knowledge through sharing results, strategies, and communication. Based at the University of California, Irvine, RIRC…

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Institute of Transportation Studies (ITS)

The Institute of Transportation Studies at UC Irvine (ITS-Irvine) is an organized research unit, established to foster research, education, and training in the field of transportation. A fundamental goal of the Institute is the stimulation of interdisciplinary research on contemporary transportation issues. ITS-Irvine research typically involves over 20 faculty associates and over 50 graduate students…

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Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders (UCI MIND)

The UC Irvine Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders (UCI MIND) is internationally recognized for its research accomplishments in age-related brain disorders. UCI MIND is the University’s center for aging and dementia research, with our faculty seeking to understand the causes leading to neurological disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease, frontotemporal dementia, Lewy body dementia, and…

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Institute for Mathematical Behavioral Sciences (IMBS)

The Institute for Mathematical Behavioral Sciences – also known as IMBS – is a specialized research center where the objective is to facilitate interaction and common research goals among scientists whose purpose is to formulate precisely and test theories of human behavior; this is to be interpreted in a wide sense as manifested by the…

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Institute for Immunology (IFI)

The Institute for Immunology – also known as IFI – is comprised of fifty-four faculty members from the School of Biological Sciences and the School of Medicine, whose research and instructional efforts are in immunology. The activities of the UCI Institute for Immunology extend to synergize with allied areas of research including biomedical engineering, public…

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Institute for Genomics and Bioinformatics (IGB)

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The Institute for Genomics & Bioinformatics (IGB) is currently led by Director Pierre Baldi and Associate Director Xiaohui Xie, Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences. First and foremost, the primary mission of the IGB is to foster innovative basic and applied research at the intersection of the life and computational sciences and members…

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Health Policy Research Institute (HPRI)

The UC Irvine Health Policy Research Institute (HPRI) is a multi-disciplinary research unit that conducts health services research, comparative effectiveness and quality-of-care research. HPRI focuses on the assessment and improvement of the quality of health care, especially care for chronic diseases, with an emphasis on understanding and reducing disparities in health and healthcare for racial/ethnic…

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Center for Virus Research (CVR)

The overall goal of the Center for Virus Research (CVR) ORU at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) campus is to develop interdisciplinary collaborations and studies founded in molecular virology. The CVR provides both the administrative infrastructure as well as training and common facilities needed for this type of investigation.

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Center for Embedded and Cyber-physical Systems (CECS)

CECS is a premier research organization focusing on research and educational aspects related to embedded systems under the directorship of Prof. Fadi Kurdahi. With applications ranging from green technology to information appliances, network and wireless communication, robotics, medical devices, smart homes for the elderly and disabled, automotive, rail and aviation technology sectors –they are changing…

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