RTI Biologics Breaks Ground on New Facility in Alachua

January 12, 2013

RTI Biologics celebrated the ground breaking of its new 41,165-square-foot Logistics and Technology Center on Monday, Jan. 7, 2013. Occupancy is expected …Click Here to Read More

Earth bacteria can live under low pressure conditions found on Mars

January 10, 2013

University of Florida researchers have discovered for the first time that some Earth bacteria can live under the same low …Click Here to Read More

UF Study uncovers potential “ideal anti-obesity drug”

January 7, 2013

by +Mike Poller – University of Florida researchers and colleagues have identified a protein, the absence of which helps the …Click Here to Read More

University of Florida moves up in national rankings for research spending

December 4, 2012

A new report from the National Science Foundation shows the University of Florida jumped from 14th to 12th in a …Click Here to Read More

Protein Test Predicts Rate of Progression in Lou Gehrig’s Disease

November 20, 2012

A novel test that measures proteins from nerve damage that are deposited in blood and spinal fluid reveals the rate …Click Here to Read More

AGTC Lands $37.5M VC Funding

November 20, 2012

by +Mike Poller – University of Florida Sid Martin Biotechnology Incubator graduate company Applied Genetic Technologies Corporate (AGTC) has announced a $37.5 million Series B …Click Here to Read More

UF ICBR Celebrates 25 Years with Free Open House

UF ICBR Celebrates 25 Years with Free Open House
November 9, 2012

Leading policy makers, geneticists and biological scientists from the fields of medicine, agriculture and governmental agencies will converge Wednesday, November …Click Here to Read More

UF nanotech researchers have “achieved a tour-de-force in precision and control”

October 22, 2012

Materials with enhanced properties engineered from nanostructures have the potential to revolutionize the marketplace in everything from data processing to …Click Here to Read More

UF biologist discovers mammal with salamander-like regenerative abilities

September 27, 2012

For years biologists have studied salamanders for their ability to regrow lost limbs. But amphibian biology is very different than …Click Here to Read More

UF Sid Martin Biotech Incubator Attracts $700 million

September 20, 2012

UF’s Sid Martin biotech incubator,  celebrating 17 years, is experiencing a “mini-gold rush for our program” says Patti Breedlove. “In …Click Here to Read More