Thursday, June 22, 2017
FAU receives one million dollar grant for dementia prevention

This grant will launch the Comprehensive Center for Brain Health (CCBH) at FAU, which will focus on using a personalized approach and precision medicine to reduce risk. ..

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017
USF nursing researcher creates video game to improve patient health

USF College of Nursing professor, John Clochesy, PhD, teamed up with researchers and engineers at University of Central Florida and Case Western University to design an interactive video game technology to help improve patient care. ..

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Friday, June 16, 2017
UF: Why treating breast cancer with less may be more

A UF clinical decision scientist and health economist explains why six weeks of radiation therapy after surgery may not be the most effective treatment for women with breast cancer. ..

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Experimental Drug Co-Developed by Moffitt Cancer Center Researcher Shows Promise

A collaboration between Saïd M. Sebti, Ph.D., chair of Moffitt Cancer Center’s Drug Discovery Department, and Michele Pagano, M.D., chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology at New York University’s Langone Medical Center, found that the drug, geranylgeranyltransferase inhibitor GGTI-2418 suppresses a new defective PTEN cancer pathway discovered by Pagano’s group. ..

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Monday, June 12, 2017
FIU Researchers adapt coated fabric to determine freshness of fruit

Scientists have found a quick and reliable way to test the freshness of the fruit in your grocer’s produce section. It all starts with a small strip of coated fabric developed at FIU. ..

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Monday, June 12, 2017
UM Researchers Find Glass Eels Use Internal Compass to Find Their Way Home

UM Rosenstiel School-led uncover a fish “biological” clock that orients to Earth’s magnetic field ..

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Wednesday, June 07, 2017
University of Florida research spending at record $791 million in 2016

Spending for research at the University of Florida, a key indicator of how healthy an institution’s research enterprise is, reached a record high of $791.3 million in 2016, according to a new report to the National Science Foundation. ..

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Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Reaching New Heights: USF is 5th Leading Public University in U.S. Patents Ranking

USF is first in Florida and 11th worldwide among universities generating new inventions ..

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Tuesday, June 06, 2017
NuLife Moves Into NSU’s Center for Collaborative Research

NuLife Sciences through the company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, NuLife BioMed, Inc., announced that it has moved into space at NSU's prestigious Center for Collaborative Research (CCR), where it will conduct research on the NuLife Technique, a means to potentially eliminate the need for tissue matching between donor and recipient in kidney transplants and the need for anti-rejection medication post-surgery. ..

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Monday, June 05, 2017
UCF Scientists Use Gene Editing Tech to Develop New Screening Tool for Parkinson's Disease

A team of researchers at the University of Central Florida is using breakthrough gene-editing technology to develop a new screening tool for Parkinson’s disease, a debilitating degenerative disorder of the nervous system. The technology allows scientists in the lab to “light up” and then monitor a brain protein called alpha-synuclein that has been associated with Parkinson’s.  ..

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