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University of Florida is No. 3 in NIH funding among public universities in the neurosciences, according to the Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research.

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Congratulations Kalene Jasso on new NIH…

Kalene Jasso was awarded a new individual predoctoral fellowship from NIH entitled “The Role of MCHR1 Signaling in Olfactory Function”.   The goal…

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Dr. Ashok Kumar Awarded new R21 from NIH

Dr. Ashok Kumar, a Research Associate Professor in the Department of Neuroscience was recently awarded a new R21 from NIA entitled Age-associate…


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