In a new study that could ultimately lead to many new medicines, scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have adapted a chemical approach to turn diseased cells into unique manufacturing sites for molecules that can treat a form of muscular dystrophy. ..Read More ⇒
The Florida Research Consortium (FRC) is a strategic partnership of education, business and government formed specifically to advocate for knowledge-based economic development in Florida.
Founded in 2001, FRC works to increase awareness of the cutting-edge research that is under way throughout the state of Florida and to enhance the diversity and strength of Florida’s innovation economy through the commercialization of that research.Read More ⇒
How are people affected by the many situations they encounter throughout the day? That's the primary question asked by a new National Science Foundation-funded project by Ryne Sherman, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology.A three-year, $323,000 award will support Sherman's investigation of how situations affect behavior and how they change over time. ..Read More ⇒
The University of Florida received a record $702 million in research awards last year, surpassing by $24 million the previous record of $678 million set in 2010. ..Read More ⇒