Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Moffitt: FDA Approves Expanded Use of Immunotherapy Treatment for Lung Cancer Patients

The Food and Drug Administration announced the expanded approval of Imfinzi® (durvalumab), an immunotherapy treatment that is now available as a standard-of-care option for patients with stage III non-small cell lung cancer. ..

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Friday, February 23, 2018
UF:For flu detection, just add water

As one of the worst flu seasons in years continues to take its toll, new technology developed by a University of Florida research team comes at an especially timely moment: It’s the first air sampler that can consistently capture the influenza virus, making it up to 100 times more effective than existing samplers.  ..

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Thursday, February 22, 2018
USF: Shoe offers stroke recovery revolution

A professor at the University of South Florida has created a shoe that could revolutionize recovery for stroke survivors. ..

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Thursday, February 22, 2018
FIU: Search for vanishing frogs leads to discovery of new species

FIU biologist Alessandro Catenazzi went in search of vanishing frogs in the Amazon. What he found was an entirely new species. ..

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Wednesday, February 21, 2018
FAU: Intervention helps couples affected by Alzheimers

A first-of-its-kind study using a 10-week in-home intervention to support couples affected by dementia is showing that “practice does make perfect,” both for the caregiver and the care receiver or person with dementia ..

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Monday, February 19, 2018
FDA Grants Marketing Authorization to Banyan Biomarkers for the First Diagnostic Blood Test for Traumatic Brain Injury

Banyan BTI is the first in vitro diagnostic blood test to aid in the evaluation of patients with suspected TBI, also known as concussion.  ..

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Friday, February 16, 2018
Embry Riddle's MicaPlex Tenant Censys Technologies Adds Jobs While Advancing UAS Technology

Censys Technologies Corporation, a high-tech startup firm in Embry-Riddle’s John Mica Engineering and Aerospace Innovation Complex (MicaPlex), has added seven jobs over the past year, and it also recently achieved an important milestone in the development of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) technology.  ..

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Thursday, February 15, 2018
UF:Researchers discover method for harvesting ‘green’ sunscreen ingredient

Scientists at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy have identified a new method to harvest a key ingredient responsible for making the product more environmentally friendly.  ..

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Thursday, February 15, 2018
FIU Researchers take fight against cervical cancer abroad

An engineer in the College of Engineering & Computing has pioneered an easy-to-use imaging system for the diagnosis of cervical cancer, which is potentially life changing for many women with little or no access to specialized health care.  ..

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Moffitt: FDA Approves Expanded Use of Immunotherapy Treatment for Lung Cancer Patients

The Food and Drug Administration announced the expanded approval of Imfinzi® (durvalumab), an immunotherapy treatment that is now available as a standard-of-care option for patients with stage III non-small cell lung cancer.  ..

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