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Program to Address Growing Demand for Drone Operators

Florida State University is set to launch a new program that will actually have its students excited about their instructors droning on and on.
16-Dec-2014 9:35 AM EST

New Study Shows Computer-Based Approach to Treating Anxiety May Reduce Suicide Risk


A group of psychology researchers at Florida State University have developed a simple computer-based approach to treating anxiety sensitivity, something that could have major implications for veterans and other groups who are considered at risk for...
3-Dec-2014 2:45 PM EST

New Path of Genetic Research: Scientists Uncover 4-Stranded Elements of Maize DNA


A team led by Florida State University researchers has identified DNA elements in maize that could affect the expression of hundreds or thousands of genes.
2-Dec-2014 3:00 PM EST

Study: Environmental Bleaching Impairs Long-Term Coral Reproduction


Professor Don Levitan, chair of the Department of Biological Science, writes in the latest issue of Marine Ecology Progress Series that bleaching — a process where high water temperatures or UV light stresses the coral to the point where it loses...
19-Nov-2014 2:05 PM EST

New Understanding of Genetic Replication Could Help in the Fight Against Cancer

A new line of research from a team at Florida State University is pushing the limits on what the world knows about how human genetic material is replicated and what that means for people with diseases where the replication process is disrupted, such...
17-Nov-2014 2:00 PM EST

Maize Analysis Yields Whole New World of Genetic Science

A groundbreaking paper from a team of Florida State University biologists could lead to a better understanding of how plants could adapt to and survive environmental swings such as droughts or floods.
6-Nov-2014 3:00 PM EST

New Dietary Supplement Beats Calcium, Vitamin D for Bone Strength


A new study by a Florida State University researcher reveals that a new dietary supplement is superior to calcium and vitamin D when it comes to bone health.
5-Nov-2014 9:00 AM EST

Study Finds Parent Intervention Is Best for Helping Toddlers with Autism

For the first time, toddlers with autism have demonstrated significant improvement after intensive intervention by parents rather than clinicians, according to a new Florida State University study published online in the journal Pediatrics.
3-Nov-2014 5:00 PM EST

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