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Immunotherapy for brain cancer

Published: June 1st, 2016

Duane Mitchell, M.D., Ph.D., co-director of the Preston A. Wells Jr. Center for Brain Tumor Therapy and director of the UF Brain Tumor Immunotherapy Program in the MBI, discusses his research […]

Habibeh Khoshbouei

Studying the cell biology of drug addiction

Published: May 31st, 2016

    Habibeh Khoshbouei, Pharm.D., Ph.D., associate professor of neuroscience in the MBI, explains her research into dopamine, a neurotransmitter involved in many brain-related functions.

MBI hosts new McKnight Neuromedicine Scholars Speaker Series

Published: May 2nd, 2016

The Evelyn F. and William L. McKnight Brain Institute of the University of Florida has launched a new speaker series as both a training opportunity and a venue to showcase the […]

MBI hosts Clinical Translation in Cognitive Aging and Memory Symposium

Published: February 17th, 2016

This symposium highlighted UF’s Age-related Memory Loss Program and its Cognitive Aging and Memory – Clinical Translational Research Program.

UF, Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida receive funding for Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center

UF, Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida receive funding for Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center

Published: September 9th, 2015

The National Institutes of Health is providing funds to University of Florida Health and Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach to establish a center dedicated to Alzheimer’s disease research.

New Multiphoton / Super Resolution Imaging System Coming to MBI

New Multiphoton / Super Resolution Imaging System Coming to MBI

Published: August 28th, 2015

We are pleased to announce a new Nikon Multiphoton / Super Resolution Imaging System coming this fall. This advanced Nikon A1RMPsi-STORM 4.0 will allow UF researchers to image deeper than […]

Nikon Multiphoton / Super Resolution Imaging System

Published: August 28th, 2015

This advanced Nikon A1RMPsi-STORM 4.0 allows UF researchers to image deeper than traditional confocal limitations, reconstruct super resolution structure and utilize single confocal imaging.

The MBI announces the 2015 Fellowship Awardees

Published: July 14th, 2015

The McKnight Brain Institute is pleased to congratulate our 2015 Fellowship Awardees The MBI Fellowships were established to support students and fellows conducting neuroscience and brain-related research in MBI affiliated […]

Institute of Medicine releases report on cognitive aging

Published: April 16th, 2015

Kids expand their minds by learning about brains

Published: March 23rd, 2015