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UM becomes one of the top 500 supercomputing sites in the world

July 16, 2013
bioinformatics

At first glance, Ben Kirtman’s job seems like the stuff of science fiction. The University of Miami climatologist predicts the …Click Here to Read More

VGTI Florida Scientists Receive $3.6 Million in NIH Research Grants

July 15, 2013
biotech

Scientists at the Vaccine & Gene Therapy Institute of Florida (VGTI Florida) have been awarded three new federal research grants …Click Here to Read More

Governor Rick Scott Ceremonially Signs HB 705, BioFlorida applauds

July 15, 2013
biotech

Governor Rick Scott visited Bing Energy to ceremonially sign HB 705 relating to seed funding. In 2007, the Florida Institute …Click Here to Read More

Autism biomarker identified

July 15, 2013
biotechnology

UC Davis MIND Institute researchers have identified the specific antibodies that target fetal brain proteins in the blood of a …Click Here to Read More

Anti-CD47 antibody may offer new route to successful cancer vaccination

July 12, 2013
biotechnology

Scientists at the Stanford University School of Medicine have shown that their previously identified therapeutic approach to fight cancer via immune …Click Here to Read More

MPFI neuroscientist nabs $2.4 million NIH grant

MPFI neuroscientist nabs $2.4 million NIH grant
July 9, 2013
biotech

Dr. Ryohei Yasuda of The Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience has been awarded a $2.4 million, five-year research grant by the National …Click Here to Read More

Urban Scale Project Using Oxitec GM Mosquitoes in Battle Against Dengue

July 6, 2013
bioengineering

Moscamed pest management made the first releases of Oxitec GM mosquitoes to mark the launch of a new programme to …Click Here to Read More

New Way to Block Inflammation in Alzheimer’s, Atherosclerosis and Type-2 Diabetes

July 2, 2013
biotech

Researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center have discovered a mechanism that triggers chronic inflammation in Alzheimer’s, atherosclerosisand type-2 diabetes. CD36 …Click Here to Read More

Telescopic contact lens switches between magnified and normal vision

July 1, 2013
bioengineering

Contact lenses correct many people’s eyesight but do nothing to improve the blurry vision of those suffering from age-related macular …Click Here to Read More

First 3D microstructural model of the entire human brain

July 1, 2013
bioengineering

Imagine being able to zoom into the brain to see various cells the way we zoom into Google maps of …Click Here to Read More