Tuesday, November 03, 2015
FAMU, FSU launch inaugural technology commercialization accelerator program

The Technology Commercialization Accelerator Program (TCAP) is an intensive seven-week course that invites select faculty inventors to form a team of postdoctoral researchers, graduate students and a business mentor to investigate whether their technology is marketable.  ..

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Monday, July 21, 2014
FAMU Professors Awarded 100K National Science Foundation Grant

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) has been awarded a $100,000 grant by the National Science Foundation (NSF) Division of Materials Research to fund a project entitled “EAGER: Magnetic Interrogation of Mesoscale Materials." ..

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Tuesday, May 13, 2014
FAMU Student Scientist First to Clone Muscadine Grape Gene

Florida A&M University (FAMU) College of Agriculture and Food Sciences student Jasmine A. Hall is the first young scientist to clone the Flavanone 3' Hydroxylase (F3’H) gene from muscadine grapes. Hall’s groundbreaking accomplishment is a part of ongoing research at FAMU’s Center of Viticulture and Small Fruit Research that has uncovered the multiple health benefits of the super food. ..

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Wednesday, April 30, 2014
FAMU Announces Researchers of the Year

The honor is awarded in conjunction with the FAMU Division of Research (DoR) and the FAMU Faculty Senate, and presented to FAMU researchers who have made a profound impact both on and off campus through their discoveries and contributions. ..

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Saturday, March 22, 2014
FAMU Acquires Ownership of Land, Research Facilities at Innovation Park

Last week, Interim President Larry Robinson, Ph.D., and FAMU administrators met with Leon County Commissioner Kristin Dozier, chair of the Leon County Research and Development Authority (LCRDA) and LCRDA members to sign an agreement that names FAMU as the new owner of the Centennial Building, a research facility, and 26.8 gross acres of developed and undeveloped land at Innovation Park. Seventeen acres of the land are ready for development. ..

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Thursday, March 06, 2014
FAMU Awarded More Than 1.3 Million in USDA Grants

Florida A&M University (FAMU) has been award three grants worth more than $1.3 million from the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA).  ..

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Saturday, January 18, 2014
FAMU Forges Research, Development Partnership with TLB Enterprises, United Arab Emirates

In partnership with TLB Enterprises Group Holding, a delegation of Florida A&M University (FAMU) officials and researchers will participate in the World Future Energy Summit held in Abu Dhab. The trip marks the official launch of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between FAMU and TLB, which will facilitate an ongoing relationship with UAE government officials and leaders in academia.  ..

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Friday, November 08, 2013
FAMU to Host Innovation Showcase Nov. 15

Florida A&M University (FAMU) will host its inaugural Innovation Showcase (iShow), on Friday, November 15 from 4-7 p.m. at the FAMU Foundation, 625 E. Tennessee Street. The showcase will highlight FAMU’s faculty, staff and students who are “innovating today for a better tomorrow.” Guests can meet and interact with inventors, hear about their extraordinary innovations from agriculture, human resources and the natural, health, environmental and social sciences.  ..

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Tuesday, August 20, 2013
FAMU Receives $13.7M Grant from RCMI

Florida A&M University (FAMU) has been awarded $13.7 million in grants for five-years of support through the Research Center in Minority Institutions (RCMI) Program from the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NIMHD).  ..

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Thursday, July 04, 2013
FAMU Professor Named HBCU Awards Male Faculty of the Year

Florida A&M University (FAMU) Professor of medicinal chemistry and Acting Vice President for Research Kinfe Ken Redda, Ph.D. has been named the Male Faculty Member of the Year by the 2013 HBCU Awards. During his 28-year tenure, Redda has secured three patents through intensive research on HIV and Anti-Cancer agents, and generated more than $35.5 million from research and training grant awards at the university. ..

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