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Kenneth J Shea
Professor Emeritus of Chemistry
(949) 824-5844
One of Shea's latest projects involves developing a synthetic antivenin for snake bikes — a giant leap of an improvement over traditional antivenins.
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The Arctic’s greening, but it won’t save us

The Arctic is getting greener as the climate warms — but it’s not greening fast enough to absorb very much carbon dioxide, Boston University and UC Irvine scientists find.

Apr 29, 2021

Can something the size of a few washing machines find the biggest thing in the universe?

UCI physicists have designed and built a new particle detector called FASER that could lift the veil on one of the universe’s most enduring mysteries.

Dec 7, 2020

UCI scientists decrypt key HIV transmission pathways

Understanding how HIV propagates in the body could help with the development of new treatments for the disease it causes — AIDS.

Apr 8, 2021

Press Releases

The finding may help policymakers respond to the crisis.
Apr 9, 2024
UC Irvine researchers suggest we may be underestimating severity of sea level rise.
Mar 13, 2024
The work could help efforts to contain an important source of air pollution.
Mar 12, 2024

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