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Addiction expert discusses football player’s road to recovery

Published: September 19th, 2018

Anthony Russell, M.D., assistant professor of psychiatry, was included in a WUFT feature highlighting a former football player’s struggle with addiction that led him to the UF Health Florida Recovery Center.

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Research Snapshots: Drs. Sara Jo Nixon & Linda Cottler

Published: September 18th, 2018

UF is part of the largest long-term study of brain development and health in children.

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Sept. 21: Dr. Duane Mitchell speaks at Biden Cancer Summit & team hosts Biden Cancer Community Summit

Published: September 17th, 2018

Watch Dr. Duane Mitchell’s talk at the Biden Cancer Summit live — and tune into talks from other UF Brain Tumor Immunotherapy Program team members leading up to it.

Sept. 22: Meet @ the Cade: Dr. Michael Okun and Dr. Kelly Foote

Published: September 17th, 2018

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Sept. 27: Multiple Sclerosis: A Revolution in the Making

Published: September 17th, 2018

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Oct. 1 deadline: McKnight Clinical Translational Research Scholarship in Cognitive Aging and Age-Related Memory Loss

Published: September 10th, 2018

Scholarship is funded by the McKnight Brain Research Foundation through the American Brain Foundation and the American Academy of Neurology.

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MBI researchers identify potential strategy to treat Alzheimer’s disease

Published: August 29th, 2018

A mouse-model study led by Drs. Paramita Chakrabarty and Todd Golde describes how their team bioengineered a naturally occurring protein to enable it to bind to amyloid beta protein in the brain.

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Dr. Duane Mitchell discusses glioblastoma in The Conversation

Published: August 27th, 2018

On Saturday, Aug. 25, Sen. John McCain lost his courageous year-plus battle with glioblastoma. Dr. Duane Mitchell discusses the disease and his hope for future research breakthroughs.

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Small changes to football practices can yield large reduction in head impacts

Published: August 24th, 2018

New research led by MBI member Dr. Jay Clugston recorded the number of head impacts during Gator football practices.

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Research Snapshots: Drs. Ashok Kumar & Thomas Foster

Published: August 24th, 2018

The relationship between brain inflammation, long-term potentiation and aging.