Friday, April 28, 2017
UM: New Virtual Learning Tool Helps Students Study How Oil Spills Affect Fish

App-based lesson plans bring real experiments on Deepwater Horizon into the classroom, home  ..

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Monday, April 17, 2017
UCF Energy-Storage Spinout Creating Buzz

A University of Central Florida student is taking the lead on propelling his professor’s energy-storage invention into the marketplace and, with the help of several of the university’s innovation support programs, is getting noticed.  ..

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Friday, April 14, 2017
USF researcher studies irregular cardiac electrical signals

USF's Sami Noujaim's research aims to understand how normal and abnormal electrical impulses are generated in the heart and finding more effective drugs to treat atrial fibrillation, the most common irregular heart rhythm. ..

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Friday, April 14, 2017
USF: First Drug To Treat Aggressive MS Hits The Market

The FDA approved the drug, sold as Ocrevus, two weeks ago. The approval comes after a series of clinical trials across the nation, including at the University of South Florida’s Multiple Sclerosis Center in Tampa. ..

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Patents Pave Way for UCF Future

UCF’s first patent application was filed 30 years ago this month. Since this first patent filing, UCF has accumulated 925 issued patents. But the institution has bigger ambitions and aspires to be a top-tier research university within the next decade.  ..

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017
NSU Researchers Studying How to Disrupt Bacteria to Treat Infections

Bacteria are everywhere. And despite widespread belief, not all bacteria are “bad.” However, to combat those that can cause health issues for humans, there has been an over-reliance on the use of antibiotics – so much so, that many of them are now proving ineffective due to bacteria developing increased resistance to them. ..

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Florida Institute Funds Pensacola-based VetCV

The Florida Institute announced that it has finalized a funding agreement with VetCV, a Pensacola-based company with technology developed at the Florida Institute for Human Machine and Cognition (IHMC).  ..

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Thursday, April 06, 2017
UM: Fish Study Shows Important Genome Interactions in Animal Cells

Rosenstiel School researchers results have important human health implications  ..

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Tuesday, April 04, 2017
Florida Inventors Hall of Fame announces 2017 Inductees

The Florida Inventors Hall of Fame honors and celebrates 8 inventors whose achievements have advanced the quality of life for Floridians, our state and our nation. ..

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Saturday, April 01, 2017
University of Miami to Begin Phase 2 Zika Vaccine Trial

As Miami-Dade County has been ground zero for the Zika virus outbreak in the U.S., testing the vaccine in an endemic region is critical to help determine the vaccine’s safety, effective dosage and whether it can effectively prevent disease caused by Zika infection. ..

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