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Multimedia: Antibacterial agent could cause pregnancy problems

Multimedia: Antibacterial agent could cause pregnancy problems

Published: Nov 4th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A chemical found in everything from antibacterial soaps and lotions to socks and toothpaste may disrupt an enzyme that plays an important role in pregnancy, University of […]

Multimedia: UF team’s work pays off with unmanned-flight system that captures valuable data

Multimedia: UF team’s work pays off with unmanned-flight system that captures valuable data

Published: Oct 20th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — On an airboat on Lake Okeechobee, four University of Florida researchers prepare to launch an airplane – by hand.

Multimedia: UF study: emotional effects of heavy combat can be lifelong for veterans

Multimedia: UF study: emotional effects of heavy combat can be lifelong for veterans

Published: Oct 6th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The trauma from hard combat can devastate veterans until old age, even as it influences others to be wiser, gentler and more accepting in their twilight years, […]

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 […]

Multimedia: UF research finds salmonella responds differently to tomato varieties, ripeness

Multimedia: UF research finds salmonella responds differently to tomato varieties, ripeness

Published: Sep 21st, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida researchers have discovered that tomato variety and maturity influence the ways salmonella bacteria respond to the fruit.

Multimedia: Florida’s population grows again after first decline since mid-1940s

Multimedia: Florida’s population grows again after first decline since mid-1940s

Published: Sep 2nd, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — After declining for the first time since the end of World War II, Florida’s population grew once again last year, a hopeful yet tentative sign that the […]

Multimedia: UF discovers house flies carrying five new illness-causing bacteria

Multimedia: UF discovers house flies carrying five new illness-causing bacteria

Published: Aug 26th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Everyone knows that house flies aren’t welcome around food.

Multimedia: Over-the-counter painkiller may help ease emotional slights, UF study finds

Multimedia: Over-the-counter painkiller may help ease emotional slights, UF study finds

Published: Aug 12th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Maybe that disgruntled JetBlue flight attendant should have popped a couple of Tylenols.

Multimedia: UF study: BP oil spill adds to uncertainty about Florida’s real estate market

Multimedia: UF study: BP oil spill adds to uncertainty about Florida’s real estate market

Published: Jul 28th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The BP oil spill threatens to swamp a shaky Florida real estate industry that had been bottoming out because of repeated economic blows, the latest University of […]

Multimedia: Ultrasound treatment can keep peanuts fresh longer, UF researcher says

Multimedia: Ultrasound treatment can keep peanuts fresh longer, UF researcher says

Published: Jul 20th, 2010

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Every peanut lover knows the disappointment of finding rancid goobers in a seemingly fresh package, and a University of Florida researcher is fighting the problem by using […]