UF researchers say gold-based drug shows promise for fighting bone cancer in people and pets

Published: March 25 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A gold-based drug currently used in human and veterinary medicine to manage certain immune diseases may prove useful in combating osteosarcoma, a devastating bone cancer that affects both dogs and people, University of Florida veterinary researchers report.

UF: Florida consumer confidence returns to post-recession high

Published: March 25 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Consumer confidence among Floridians rose three points this month to 81, tying a post-recession high last reached in May and June of last year, according to a new University of Florida survey.

UF/IFAS finds way to reduce E. coli in cows, improving food safety

Published: March 24 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A new biological treatment could help dairy cattle stave off uterine diseases and eventually may help improve food safety for humans, a University of Florida study shows.

UF, UF Health team up for Employee Wellness Event

Published: March 24 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Do you know your numbers — blood pressure, glucose and BMI — and how they compare to recommended guidelines? Want to complete a quick and easy fitness test and consult with a personal trainer? Interested in learning more about ways to reduce your stress and enhance your emotional well-being?

Clinical and Translational Research Building achieves platinum LEED certification

Published: March 24 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s Clinical and Translational Research Building has become the third building on campus to achieve platinum Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certification, signifying it meets the highest standards for environmentally friendly design.

Three Minute Thesis Competition coming to UF

Published: March 24 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Want to hear an 80,000-word thesis explained in less than 180 seconds?

UF events of possible media interest listed (March 24)

Published: March 24 2014

Media Advisory

ABC News: David Weinstein

Published: March 21 2014

Orlando Sentinel: Julie Levy

Published: March 21 2014

Festival at Flavet Field celebrates events in Hindu mythology

Published: March 21 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The second annual UF Holi Festival of Colors is coming to Flavet Field from 11 a.m.to 2 p.m. March 22.