Tuesday, January 09, 2018
USF: What will climate change mean for Florida?

As many weather scientists will say, climate change is an issue that is complex and requires much research to better understand. "We do have an understanding on climate change on the general scale, but there is also localized warming or even localized cooling in some regions,” says Jennifer Collins, a USF professor who recently co-authored "Florida Weather and Climate: More Than Just Sunshine''.  ..

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Thursday, December 21, 2017
USF Researchers Play Prominent Role in Top Scientific Journals

Two studies conducted by researchers at the University of South Florida are featured separately this month on the covers of high-impact scientific journals Nature and Science.  ..

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Thursday, December 14, 2017
USF: Early study shows new shoe attachment can help stroke patients improve their gait

A new device created at the University of South Florida – and including a cross-disciplinary team of experts from USF engineering, physical therapy and neurology – is showing early promise for helping correct the signature limp experienced by many stroke survivors.  ..

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Saturday, December 09, 2017
Air filter created by USF researchers among top inventions

A specially designed air filter that zaps particles and pollutants indoors, making it easier for asthma sufferers and others to breathe clean air makes TIME magazine's list of top inventions for 2017.  ..

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Friday, December 08, 2017
USF: research on watershed sustainability could promote hydropower and food production in the Mekong Basin

Mauricio Arias, assistant professor in civil and environmental engineering, is part of a large collaborative research group that is working in the Lower Mekong River area on a plan that includes innovative ways to manage watersheds and dams to promote hydropower sustainability in the Mekong River Basin. ..

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017
USF: Intervention becomes first to successfully reduce risk of dementia

10-year study led by USF’s Jerri Edwards concludes computerized brain training program reduces risk of dementia 29 percent  ..

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Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Korean Lifesciences Company ViroCure USA Joins USF’s Tampa Bay Technology Incubator

Company in partnership with Moffitt Cancer Center, USF to develop viruses into disease-fighters  ..

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Monday, October 30, 2017
USF: Fish Consumption Offers Same Protection in Preventing Childhood Asthma as Fish Oil Supplements

Researchers at the USF just published a scientific review of two studies that conclude children whose mothers consume high-dose omega-3 fatty acids daily during the third trimester are less likely to develop such breathing problems. ..

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Friday, October 27, 2017
USF: Invention Generates Power, Cleans Water Using Untapped Source

University of South Florida engineering professor wins $1.14M grant through the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to solve water and sanitation crisis worldwide.  ..

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Thursday, October 26, 2017
UF Health, USF and FIU to study effects of marijuana on HIV symptoms

A grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse will help support an extensive new study on marijuana's health effects in those who suffer from HIV infection. ..

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