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2017 Year in Review: McKnight Brain Institute

Published: Feb 2nd, 2018

Read about our faculty and staff’s accomplishments in 2017.

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Researchers talk Alzheimer’s findings on Reddit

Published: Jan 29th, 2018

Visit Drs. Todd Golde and Brenda Moore’s Reddit Science AMA from Jan. 31, where they answered questions about the future of Alzheimer’s research.

TRACS check

Brain injury program gets creative support

Published: Jan 25th, 2018

Cindy LaRoe, M.D., had to give up her medical practice and her other passion — cycling — after an accident while racing left her with a traumatic brain injury.

MBI tour

March 12-18: Brain Awareness Week

Published: Jan 22nd, 2018

Join the MBI for several events during Brain Awareness Week, including the William G. Luttge Lectureship in Neuroscience, sponsored by the McKnight Brain Research Foundation; the annual conference of the North Central Florida Chapter of the Society of Neuroscience; and school visits.

Michela Gallagher

March 15: Luttge Lectureship – Dr. Michela Gallagher

Published: Jan 11th, 2018

Click here to access a PDF of the flyer for this event, sponsored by the McKnight Brain Research Foundation.

Alzheimer's research

UF research opens new avenue for treatment of Alzheimer’s disease

Published: Jan 2nd, 2018

Neuroscientists at UF’s McKnight Brain Institute have validated a potential pathway to halt the progression of Alzheimer’s disease.

Dr. Khoshbouei

Researchers identify drug therapy that could decrease rewarding effect of meth

Published: Dec 20th, 2017

Neuroscientists at UF’s McKnight Brain Institute have identified a novel way to preventively decrease the reward effects of methamphetamine on the brain using on-the-market medicines

Steven Munger

Scents and sensibility

Published: Dec 13th, 2017

At the McKnight Brain Institute, UF Center for Smell and Taste researchers are working to improve the lives of more than 16 million Americans with smell disorders.

Dr. Hoh discusses the toll of brain aneurysms

Published: Nov 22nd, 2017

Nov. 26 marks the anniversary of former NFL tight end Konrad Reuland’s tragic death due to a brain aneurysm.

BTIP team honored at annual SNO meeting

Published: Nov 20th, 2017

A strong showing by the Brain Tumor Immunotherapy Program team at this year’s Society for Neuro-Oncology meeting included a Top 5 Poster Award for Drs. Loic Deleyrolle and Lan Hoang-Minh.