Friday, February 23, 2018
UF:For flu detection, just add water

As one of the worst flu seasons in years continues to take its toll, new technology developed by a University of Florida research team comes at an especially timely moment: It’s the first air sampler that can consistently capture the influenza virus, making it up to 100 times more effective than existing samplers.  ..

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Thursday, February 15, 2018
UF:Researchers discover method for harvesting ‘green’ sunscreen ingredient

Scientists at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy have identified a new method to harvest a key ingredient responsible for making the product more environmentally friendly.  ..

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Tuesday, February 06, 2018
UF Health pediatric oncology patients pilot HealthSteps mobile platform

UF Health is the first in the nation to pilot the mobile application, which was created at the Innovation Hub at the University of Florida using UF resources. ..

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Friday, January 19, 2018
UF: Study suggests climate models may underestimate future polar warming

A new international analysis of marine fossils shows that warming of the polar oceans during the Eocene, a greenhouse period that provides a glimpse of Earth’s potential future climate, was greater than previously thought. ..

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018
UF: An X-factor in coastal flooding: Natural climate patterns create hot spots of rapid sea level rise

A UF engineer and a UF geologist demonstrate how ‘hot spots’ along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts are further magnifying floods, exacerbating global sea level rise caused by climate change. ..

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Wednesday, December 20, 2017
UF: Scents and sensibility

The University of Florida is launching one of the country’s only clinical programs for people with smell disorders, a problem that sounds insignificant until you’ve lived with it.  ..

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Thursday, December 14, 2017
Night-flyers or day-trippers? UF Study sheds light on when moths, butterflies are active

A new Florida Museum of Natural History study offers the first comprehensive overview of the surprisingly complex question of when butterflies and moths are active. ..

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Friday, December 08, 2017
UF climbs to 14th among public universities with $791 million in research expenditures

A new report from the National Science Foundation shows the University of Florida’s record $791 million in research expenditures in 2016 pushed it from 16th to 14th among public universities in a national ranking of R&D spending.  ..

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017
UF: Researchers find pathological signs of Alzheimer’s in dolphins, whose brains are much like humans’

Two UF researchers who have found evidence that the same brain pathologies in dolphins are present in the brains of humans who have died with Alzheimer’s disease discuss what their studies suggest for a possible cure.  ..

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Friday, November 10, 2017
UF: Study sheds light on snake mystery

A new study by UF researchers, published in the Journal of Zoology, sheds light on the survival of the snakes of Seahorse Key after the collapse of their symbiotic relationship with the island's birds.  ..

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