Tuesday, May 01, 2018
Florida Cancer Centers Awarded $1.36 Million to Fight Pancreatic Cancer

The Florida Department of Health's James and Esther King Biomedical Research Program has armed Moffitt Cancer Center, University of Florida Health Cancer Center - Gainesville, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami and numerous collaborating centers with $1.36 million to address cancer disparities and improve outcomes and care for individuals affected by pancreatic cancer. ..

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Monday, March 12, 2018
Miller School Helps Provide New Insight into Causes of Stroke in Large International Genetic Study

Top stroke neurologists and researchers at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and UHealth - the University of Miami Health System were part of a major international research consortium, studying 520,000 people from around the world, that identified 22 new genetic risk factors for stroke, thus tripling the number of gene regions known to affect stroke risk. ..

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Thursday, February 01, 2018
UM: Study Finds New “Ocean” Link Between Florida and Cuba

UM researchers uncover eddies that may hold key to transport of larvae, pollutants across the Straits of Florida  ..

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Friday, January 12, 2018
New UM Study Suggests Shark Declines Can Lead to Changes in Reef Fish Body Shapes

Scientists found fish with significantly smaller eyes and tails on coral reefs where sharks have been depleted  ..

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Wednesday, November 01, 2017
UM Scientist Awarded Grant Aimed to Increase Aquaculture Production in the U.S.

University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science (UM) Professor Daniel Benetti has been awarded $967,000 by Florida Sea Grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). ..

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Thursday, October 26, 2017
UM: Blues and Reds Game To Aid Research

The puzzle game, developed by two economics professors at the UM School of Business Administration, is intended to help researchers better understand which interactive problems players are able to solve and, consequently, to discover what makes one interactive problem more complex than another.  ..

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Friday, September 29, 2017
UM: New method could help disrupt opioid crisis

In a collaborative effort, researchers at the FIU International Forensic Research Institute (IFRI) and the University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science have zeroed in on a unique component of heroin that could help determine the locations of origin for individual batches. ..

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Wednesday, September 20, 2017
UM: New Forecast Model to Help Severe Weather Preparation

The Subseasonal Experiment (SubX) is a two-year project, led by Ben Kirtman, professor of atmospheric science, that combines multiple global models from NOAA, NASA, Environment Canada, the Navy, and National Center for Atmospheric Research to produce once-a-week real-time experimental forecasts as well as a set of forecasts for past dates, called reforecasts, now available to both CPC and the research community. ..

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Friday, August 18, 2017
UM: New Weather Forecasting Model Could Help Advance NOAAs 3-4 Week Outlooks

The Subseasonal Experiment (SubX) is a two year project, led by University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science atmospheric scientist Ben Kirtman, that combines multiple global models from NOAA, NASA, Environment Canada, the Navy, and National Center for Atmospheric Research to produce once-a-week real-time experimental forecasts as well as a set of forecasts for past dates, called reforecasts, now available to both CPC and the research community.  ..

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Tuesday, August 01, 2017
UM: Coral Gardening Is Benefiting Caribbean Reefs, Study Finds

A new study found that Caribbean staghorn corals are benefiting from “coral gardening,” the process of restoring coral populations by planting laboratory-raised coral fragments on reefs. ..

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