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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Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Southeast BIO Investor and Partner Forum: Nov. 14-16, 2017

The Southeast BIO Investor & Partnering Forum is the southeast's premier life sciences and medical technology conference, connecting emerging companies with potential investors and corporate partners looking to do business in the southeast. In partnership with the University of Florida’s Commercialization Program, attendees will experience a Biotech/Pharma event focusing on Regenerative Medicine.  ..

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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
UF: Engineered river diversions sequester carbon in deltas

Researchers from the University of Florida have found that a delta of a distributary on the Mississippi River created by coastal engineering efforts may have the potential to build long-term sinks of greenhouse gases.  ..

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Thursday, September 21, 2017
UF: Unique gene therapy prevents, reverses multiple sclerosis in animal model

Multiple sclerosis can be inhibited or reversed using a novel gene therapy technique that stops the disease’s immune response in mouse models, University of Florida Health researchers have found.  ..

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