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.

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Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Scripps Florida Scientists Make Diseased Cells Synthesize Their Own Drug

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. ..

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Monday, September 01, 2014
NSF Grant Awarded to FAU to Study How Situations Affect Behavior

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.  ..

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Friday, August 29, 2014
UF receives record $702 million in research funding in 2014

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. ..

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