Tuesday, December 01, 2015
Florida Institute Funds St. Petersburg-based KynderMed

The Florida Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research (the Institute) announced today that it has finalized a funding agreement with KynderMed, a medical device start-up company with technology developed at Florida State University. ..

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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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Wednesday, August 13, 2014
FSU: New partnership uses video games to teach physics

Florida State University and Carney Labs have inked a deal to bring an FSU-developed physics computer game to students across the world through an emerging product called MARi, a technology platform that tracks educational and career goals. ..

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Wednesday, August 06, 2014
FSU: New research links tornado strength, frequency to climate change

New research by a Florida State University geography professor shows that climate change may be playing a key role in the strength and frequency of tornadoes hitting the United States.  ..

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Monday, July 21, 2014
FSU: New research links bad diet to loss of smell

Could stuffing yourself full of high-fat foods cause you to lose your sense of smell? A new study from Florida State University neuroscientists says so, and it has researchers taking a closer look at how our diets could impact a whole range of human functions that were not traditionally considered when examining the impact of obesity. ..

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Wednesday, July 02, 2014
FSU engineer uses light to change makeup of plastics

A FAMU-FSU College of Engineering professor is using rays of light to control the shape of a special type of plastic, a project that could have long-term implications for manufacturing, solar energy harvesting, aerospace flow control and robotic actuators. ..

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Monday, June 23, 2014
FSU partnership gets $4.4 million grant to reduce cost of AIDS medicine

A research group led by Florida State University and Virginia Commonwealth University has received a $4.4 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to dramatically reduce the cost of a popular AIDS/HIV medication.  ..

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Wednesday, June 18, 2014
FSU researchers win financial support to help move inventions closer to market

Researchers Alexey Kovalev, Branko Stefanovic and Mei Zhang will further their work on a more effective bullet-proof glass alternative, a new anti-fibrotic drug and an innovative nanocarbon foam material through a university program called the Grant Assistance Program, or GAP. ..

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Tuesday, June 10, 2014
USF ranks 12th among universities worldwide for U.S. patents

The University of South Florida ranks 12th in the world among universities granted U.S. utility patents in 2013, according to a new report released by the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) and the Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO). The report, based on data obtained from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, recognizes the important role patents play in university research. ..

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Thursday, May 22, 2014
FSU: New business incubator ready to support FSU entrepreneurs

Reinforcing its status as an entrepreneurial-focused university, Florida State is celebrating its affiliation with Domi Station, a new Tallahassee-based business incubator designed to nurture and grow promising business ideas emanating from the university and surrounding communities.  ..

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