Recent News

Krishna Vaddiparti

Oct 9th, 2013

Dr. Vaddiparti is specifically interested in cross cultural research with hard to reach and vulnerable populations. His research interests include exposure to violence and abuse in childhood and adverse mental […]

Volker Mai

Oct 8th, 2013

Dr. Mai’s lab is interested in determining causal associations between microbiota composition and various health outcomes. While his lab is using animal models for proof of principle studies, and human […]

Heather Ross

Dec 1st, 2011

Dr. Ross’s research interests are centered on the combinatorial approach of neural stem/progenitor cell therapies and rehabilitation strategies following neural insult. Specifically, Dr. Ross is studying whether progenitor cell transplant […]

News/Awards

UF Health granted $12 million to establish comprehensive sepsis research center

August 4, 2014

Dr. A. Daniel Martin will lead a study on muscle wasting and rehabilitation, one of four main projects to be initiated in the center’s first five years of operation.

Painkiller reduces hypersensitivity to pain in patients with fibromyalgia

August 1, 2014

The findings by Dr. Michael Robinson, Dr. Roland Staud and colleagues bring researchers one step closer to understanding how chronic pain works within people who have fibromyalgia.

Many at-risk heart disease patients say they lack guidance on beneficial aspirin treatment

July 14, 2014

A study led by Dr. Arch Mainous found that only 40 percent of people who were at high risk of cardiovascular disease said they received a doctor recommendation for aspirin therapy.

UF part of research team that finds equine influenza virus in camels

June 30, 2014

Dr. Gregory Gray and colleagues have identified the first known case of an equine influenza virus in camels. (Photo by Dr. Gray)