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NIH Calls for BRAIN Proposals

Published: Dec 19th, 2013

The National Institutes of Health has outlined the types of projects it intends to fund through the federal BRAIN Initiative, and is requesting applications.

Dr. Diego Rincon-Limas and “Creepy Crawly Science”

Published: Dec 9th, 2013

Dr. Rincon-Limas leads the only lab on campus studying human neurodegenerative brain diseases in the fruit fly.

New publication by Dr. P. Chakrabarty et al.

Published: Oct 17th, 2013

This study demonstrates that both capsid serotype and timing of injection influence the regional and cell-type distribution of AAV in neonatal rodents, and emphasizes the utility of pseudotyped AAV vectors […]

The next generation of obesity treatments: beyond suppressing appetite – Dr. N.M. Avena, Dr. S. Murray, Dr. M.S. Gold

Published: Oct 9th, 2013

Dr. Kumar and Dr. Foster publish in the Journal of Neuroscience

Published: Oct 2nd, 2013

Linking Redox Regulation of NMDAR Synaptic Function to Cognitive Decline during Aging. J. Neurosci. 2013;33 15710-15715

Dr. Mark Gold Named to Second Term as UFAA Distinguished Alumni Professor

Published: Sep 13th, 2013

Dr. K. Heilman co-authors study publication indicating older adults taking anticholinergics experience more rapid cognitive decline

Published: Aug 29th, 2013

Throbbing pain isn’t a matter of the heart, UF researchers find

Published: Aug 8th, 2013

Moms’ high-fat, sugary diets may lead to heavy offspring with a taste for alcohol, sensitivity to drugs

Published: Aug 5th, 2013

Vulnerability to alcohol and drug abuse may begin in the womb and be linked to how much fat and sugar a mother eats during pregnancy according to Dr. Nicole Avena, […]

Congratulations to Dr. Leslie Gonzalez-Rothi, Ph.D., presented with the “Lifetime Achievement Award”

Published: Apr 26th, 2013