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$1.2 million gift helps bring UF Pharmacy campus to new Orlando-based Research and Academic Center

Published: Sep 30th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A retired Orlando community pharmacist who donated $1.2 million to establish a University of Florida College of Pharmacy campus in Orlando will realize his dream Oct. 5 with the groundbreaking of the new UF Research and Academic Center in Lake Nona.

UF researchers find renewable energy leftovers could fertilize, cut carbon emissions

Published: Sep 30th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — For hundreds of years, farmers in Brazil’s Amazon Basin have hunted through dense jungles for what is called “terra preta” — mysterious plots of super-fertile black soil amid otherwise nutrient-stripped earth.

Event offers information about graduate schools

Published: Sep 30th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Are you interested in a graduate or professional degree? Not sure what you want to do after graduation? Do you want to learn about financial assistance for […]

UF notifies former students of privacy breach

Published: Sep 29th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida officials have notified 239 former students that their names, addresses and Social Security numbers were part of a web-accessible archive of computer science class […]

Bob Graham Center hosts leading expert on Florida politics

Published: Sep 29th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Susan MacManus, one of Florida’s leading political analysts, will share her insights into the upcoming midterm elections on Tuesday at the University of Florida’s Bob Graham Center […]

Compound discovered in Florida Keys shows early promise as colon cancer treatment

Published: Sep 29th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A chemical compound made from a type of bacteria discovered in the Florida Keys by a University of Florida pharmacy researcher has shown effectiveness in fighting colon cancer in preclinical experiments.

Multimedia: Compound discovered in Florida Keys shows early promise as colon cancer treatment

Multimedia: Compound discovered in Florida Keys shows early promise as colon cancer treatment

Published: Sep 29th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A chemical compound made from a type of bacteria discovered in the Florida Keys by a University of Florida pharmacy researcher has shown effectiveness in fighting colon […]

UFPD raises money to help women with cancer

Published: Sep 29th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Don’t blink if you see pink as part of a University of Florida Police Department uniform on Thursday.

Cancer Fighting Compound

Published: Sep 29th, 2010

Roughly twelve million people each year face the difficult diagnosis of cancer. Now University of Florida researchers have discovered a natural compound called largazole, found in the waters off the Florida Keys. Largazole has already shown promising results fighting colon cancer cells.

Groundbreaking set Oct. 5 for Lake Nona Research and Academic Center

Published: Sep 28th, 2010

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