UCF recently honored 35 research “millionaires” and 157 “innovators” with a celebration at the university’s Stadium Club. The Millionaires Club has recognized the university’s highest funded researchers since 2000. The Innovators club was added in 2012 to acknowledge researchers who have filed invention disclosures, the first step in the patenting process.
Recent PostsMonday, February 20, 2017
Consider it one physician’s giant leap for mankind. The latest rocket launch from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, included a payload of several samples of donated adult stem cells from a research laboratory at Mayo Clinic’s Florida campus. ..Read More ⇒Friday, February 17, 2017
Scientists at FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (HWCOM) are studying new therapies that can short circuit HIV infection and mitigate the damaging effects that opiate addiction has on the central nervous system. ..Read More ⇒Thursday, February 16, 2017
Keith Knutson, Ph.D., director of the Discovery and Translation Labs Cancer Research Program at Mayo Clinic’s campus in Florida, has received a $3.7 million grant from the U.S. Department of Defense to conduct a phase II clinical trial that will test a vaccine designed to establish lifelong immunity against development of these precancerous lesions. ..Read More ⇒Thursday, February 16, 2017
A University of Central Florida professor is working with NASA to figure out a way to extract metals from the Martian soil – metals that could be fed into a 3-D printer to produce the components of a human habitat, ship parts, tools and electronics. ..Read More ⇒Wednesday, February 15, 2017
A University of Central Florida professor has invented a way to use light to continuously monitor a surgical patient’s blood, for the first time providing a real-time status during life-and-death operations. ..Read More ⇒
Tagsmedical Embry-Riddle University of Florida policy Florida International Univ. aging computer science economy Draper BioFlorida conference / event Florida Trend health care Florida Atlantic University IHMC Florida Hospital University of Central Florida research policy commercialization robotics Mayo Clinic marine Torrey Pines Institute business Nova Southeastern Univ. Banyan Biomarkers materials science University of North Florida ecology partnerships children FAMU University of West Florida Florida Institute of Technology stem cell biomedical Jackson Lab neuroscience animals sustainability biochemistry consumers astronomy accounting innovation Scripps Research Institute sciences health VGTI engineering energy magnets accreditation clean energy Nanotheraputics aerospace agriculture Sanford-Burnham gender green technology education photonics grants nanotechnology cancer bioscience GrowFL Florida Power & Light ICFO accolades society/culture Florida State University research Florida Gulf Coast Univ. HIV/AIDS technology Enterprise Florida physics AxoGen awards Moffitt Cancer Center environment Univeristy of South Florida FL Institute for Commercialization of Public Research Max Planck University of Miami AGTC biotechnology