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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.


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


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.


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.