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Multimedia: UF survey: Florida real estate market slips once again

Multimedia: UF survey: Florida real estate market slips once again

Published: Dec 1st, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Florida real estate experts and investors were pessimistic for a second consecutive quarter, despite encouraging signs in the rise of occupancy rates and prices in the rental […]

Multimedia: Under lab conditions, Salmonella can reach tomato fruits through leaves, UF study shows

Multimedia: Under lab conditions, Salmonella can reach tomato fruits through leaves, UF study shows

Published: Nov 9th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Food-safety experts have long believed that Salmonella bacteria could only enter tomatoes through wounds in the stem or fruit — but a new University of Florida laboratory […]

Multimedia: UF researchers say they can create grapefruit hybrid that won’t interfere with medicine

Multimedia: UF researchers say they can create grapefruit hybrid that won’t interfere with medicine

Published: Oct 19th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — For years, doctors and pharmacists have warned people to steer clear of fresh grapefruit or grapefruit juice when taking certain medicines.

Multimedia: UF researchers: Single dose of contraceptive vaccine controls fertility in cats for years

Multimedia: UF researchers: Single dose of contraceptive vaccine controls fertility in cats for years

Published: Sep 29th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida researchers, in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, report that a single dose of an immunocontraceptive vaccine controls fertility over multiple years in […]

Multimedia: Parents play a powerful role in predicting DUI

Multimedia: Parents play a powerful role in predicting DUI

Published: Sep 6th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Sipping the occasional glass of wine may seem relatively harmless, and could even be beneficial to the drinker’s health. But for parents, even moderate drinking can result […]

Multimedia: Florida real estate markets slip amid economic worries, political infighting

Multimedia: Florida real estate markets slip amid economic worries, political infighting

Published: Aug 11th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Economic worries and continued acrimony among lawmakers have claimed yet another casualty: The outlook for real estate markets in Florida declined slightly through the second quarter of […]

Multimedia: UF study strengthens concerns about long-term use of certain painkillers

Multimedia: UF study strengthens concerns about long-term use of certain painkillers

Published: Jul 21st, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Painkillers such as ibuprofen, naxopren and celecoxib provide needed relief for many patients who have chronic pain. But an ongoing source of contention is whether those drugs […]

Multimedia: GianRare deep-water giant squid from South Florida brought to UF for research

Multimedia: GianRare deep-water giant squid from South Florida brought to UF for research

Published: Jun 28th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida researchers received a rare 25-foot-long, deep-water giant squid Monday, the only one of its kind in the collections of the Florida Museum of Natural […]

Multimedia: UF study: When singing mice choose a mate, a skillful song gets the gal

Multimedia: UF study: When singing mice choose a mate, a skillful song gets the gal

Published: Jun 15th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Like rock stars of the rodent world, the flashiest performers of a Central American mouse species get the most attention from the ladies, a University of Florida […]

Multimedia: UF researcher reduces allergens in peanuts using pulsed light

Multimedia: UF researcher reduces allergens in peanuts using pulsed light

Published: Jun 8th, 2011

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A University of Florida researcher has developed a new technique to make peanuts safer for people with peanut allergies.