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UF, Scripps Research green-light integration for Florida science powerhouse

The University of Florida and California-based Scripps Research have signed a definitive agreement to welcome the Florida branch of the science powerhouse into the research arm of UF’s academic health center — a step aimed at accelerating the...
16-Nov-2021 4:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Biophysicist Develops AI Methods to Understand How Cells 'Talk'

UF biological physicist Purushottam Dixit believes that artificial intelligence (AI) can let us in on cells’ conversations — and possibly help scientists introduce more targeted, effective therapies in medicine.
16-Nov-2021 2:50 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Artificial intelligence in the intensive care unit: UF researchers developing novel solutions

A group of University of Florida Health researchers are developing an intelligent ICU, an autonomous and highly detailed patient-monitoring system driven by artificial intelligence.
10-Nov-2021 4:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

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New AI tool will predict patients at high risk for opioid use disorder and overdose

University of Florida researchers are developing a new artificial intelligence tool that will help clinicians identify patients at high risk for opioid use disorder and overdose.
10-Nov-2021 3:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Overcoming polarized politics

Instead of being complacent that the populist threat to U.S. democracy is over, the people and their politicians ought to learn from the mistakes of their neighbors in South America, where a failure to address structural inequalities has allowed...
9-Nov-2021 4:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

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University of Florida receives $5 million gift from Kenneth C. Griffin to boost critical computer science education for teachers and students

Maya Israel, associate professor of educational technology, will lead a team of researchers and teacher educators in building both a face-to-face and an online community of practice for teacher preparation and expanding computer science education...
3-Nov-2021 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Raise a glass to butterflies

To restore disappearing breeding habitat for monarch butterflies, a University of Florida scientist is tapping into a surprising source: craft beer.
21-Oct-2021 5:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Why improvisation is the future in an AI-dominated world

In his autobiography, Miles Davis complained that classical musicians were like robots. He spoke from experience – he’d studied classical music at Juilliard and recorded with classical musicians even after becoming a world-renowned jazz artist.
21-Oct-2021 10:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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When giving thanks, don’t forget yourself

16-Nov-2021 11:00 AM EST

Expert: Allergies no reason to avoid COVID-19 vaccination

A Q&A with a University of Florida Health allergist and immunologist
10-Nov-2021 5:05 PM EST

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6 tips to tap into the stress-busting power of music

An expert's advice for harnessing the power of music to cope with stress
10-Nov-2021 3:30 PM EST

Space tourism experts available for comment

13-Oct-2021 12:30 PM EDT

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Why do we rebel against bedtime?

A psychology researcher explains the phenomenon of bedtime procrastination — and how to fix it.
13-Oct-2021 12:05 PM EDT

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Parkinson's Expert on the Death of Janet Reno

7-Nov-2016 12:05 PM EST

UF Neuroscientists Available for Comment After Mentors Receive Lasker Award

Two University of Florida Health neuroscientists will be available for comment on the recipients of The Lasker Foundation’s Lasker-Debakey Clinical Medical Research Award. Mahlon DeLong, a neurologist at the Emory University School of Medicine,...
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UF Experts Available for the 2014 Hurricane Season

16-May-2014 3:00 PM EDT

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