Growth factors shown to cure Alzheimer’s disease in a mouse model and administered to cancer patients as part of their treatment regimen were linked to significant improvements in the patients’ cognitive function following stem cell transplantation, a preliminary clinical study reports.
Recent PostsWednesday, May 04, 2016
When older relatives complain about their pains, show a little empathy, because new research suggests that as we age, we may all become more sensitive to pain. A small, preliminary University of Florida Health study has suggested for the first time that inflammation may occur more quickly and at a higher magnitude — and stays around longer — when older adults experience pain versus when younger adults experience pain. ..Read More ⇒Tuesday, May 03, 2016
A University of South Florida modular dwelling technology won the People's Choice Award Saturday night in Gainesville. AbleNook was developed by USF School of Architecture and Community Design graduates Sean Verdecia and Jason Ross. ..Read More ⇒Tuesday, May 03, 2016
At the University of South Florida’s Hyperbaric Biomedical Research Laboratory, ongoing work to combat oxygen toxicity seizures in Navy divers has expanded to include research that may lead to non-toxic cancer therapies combining dietary supplements and hyperbaric oxygen. ..Read More ⇒Tuesday, May 03, 2016
The cold spell hit in 2010, sending temperatures to record lows with temperatures remaining below 50 degrees for several consecutive days. Biological sciences researchers at FIU seized the rare opportunity to observe the impacts of such an extreme weather event on South Florida’s pollinators. ..Read More ⇒Monday, May 02, 2016
In a new study, University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science researchers found that the limestone that forms the foundation of coral reefs along the Florida Reef Tract is dissolving during the fall and winter months on many reefs in the Florida Keys. ..Read More ⇒
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