They’re researching the ancient defense mechanisms of bacteria in the hunt for COVID-19 treatments; they’re engineering a molecule that, like a wrench tossed in a machine, stops coronavirus in its tracks; and they’re building microscopic brooms that might help ‘sweep’ coronavirus out of a patient’s lungs. Here, discover the latest research on COVID-19 at the UCI School of Physical Sciences.

COVID-19 Research

Mar 3, 2021
While 64 countries cut their fossil fuel emissions between 2016 and 2019, an international team of researchers, including an Earth system scientist at UCI, stressed that an even more pronounced…
Feb 2, 2021
An episode about masks and coronavirus and much, much more.  
Oct 6, 2020
Irvine, Calif., Oct. 6, 2020 — University of California, Irvine biomedical engineer Chang Liu is the recipient of one of nine Director’s Transformative Research Awards this year from the National…