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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Saturday, October 14, 2017
USF neuroscientist probes how different states of tau may drive brain cell damage

Research by Laura Blair’s team may lead to targeted treatments for Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and other neurodegenerative diseases  ..

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Sunday, October 01, 2017
USF Researchers Awarded $5 Million Grant to Continue Studying 2010 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

USF College of Marine Science researchers will continue studies on how the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill has impacted the environment and how future environmental disasters might be better mitigated  ..

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Sunday, October 01, 2017
Research at USF Health reveals ALS and FTD gene link to pathology

ALS, a condition that effects nerves and muscles, and FTD, a disorder that causes changes in behavior and personality, language, motor skills and function, are associated with one another due to a common genetic mutation in multiple genes .However, researchers did not know exactly why that happened until a new research breakthrough at USF.  ..

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Thursday, September 07, 2017
USF study urges treat prediabetes with metformin

Researchers at the University of South Florida in Tampa are calling for more patients to be prescribed metformin, which controls blood sugar. ..

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Wednesday, August 30, 2017
USF: Deadly Venom Can Be Turned Into Disease Treatments

You probably know the Nietzsche quote: “That which does not kill us makes us stronger.” One University of South Florida researcher is studying that adage – in nature. ..

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Friday, August 18, 2017
USF Scientist Creates Device To Sniff Out Red Tide and Fake Grouper

John Paul is a distinguished professor with the College of Marine Science and chief executive officer of PureMolecular. He’s also the inventor of Red Tide Chek, which measures a specific molecular genetic assay for the red tide organism. ..

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Monday, August 07, 2017
USF: Home sensor network technology helps older adults live healthier

USF College of Engineering researchers create home monitoring system technology to help detect movement and activity in a home environment – empowering older adults to become the drivers of their own health.  ..

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