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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

Can Parents Make Their Kids Smarter?

Florida State University criminology professor Kevin Beaver examined a nationally representative sample of youth alongside a sample of adopted children from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health (Add Health) and found evidence to...
30-Oct-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Maglab MRI Machine Provides in-Depth Analysis of Strokes

New research conducted at the Florida State University-based National High Magnetic Field Laboratory has revealed a new, innovative way to classify the severity of a stroke, aid in diagnosis and evaluate potential treatments.
9-Oct-2014 2:00 PM EDT

Research Offers New Way to Predict Hurricane Strength, Destruction

A new study by Florida State University researchers demonstrates a different way of projecting a hurricane’s strength and intensity that could give the public a better idea of a storm’s potential for destruction.
15-Sep-2014 10:00 AM EDT

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