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Department of Neurosurgery – 2014 Endeavors

Published: Jun 6th, 2014

University of Florida Health and the UF department of Neurosurgery are continually seeking ways to improve patient quality and safety as well as access to advanced health care…

Unique floating lab showcases ‘aliens of the sea’

Published: Apr 29th, 2014

University of Florida neurobiologist Leonid Moroz is on a quest to decode the genomic blueprints of fragile marine life.

Inside the Science of Deep Brain Stimulation

Published: Apr 28th, 2014

Drs. Foote and Okun are at the forefront of the DBS field, refining operating techniques and establishing a rigorous standard of care that attracts patients from around the country and […]

BRAIN Symposium held at the MBI

Published: Jan 21st, 2014

On January 16, 2014, The McKnight Brain Institute (MBI) at the University of Florida hosted the Florida Symposium on the Brain Initiative. This symposium, in collaboration with The Scripps Research […]

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