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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

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)

UF study: One-third of English adults have prediabetes

June 10, 2014

Dr. Arch G. Mainous and colleagues found that prediabetes rates among English adults rose from about 12 percent in 2003 to 35 percent in 2011.

UF and The Village launch research program to help older adults improve brain health

June 3, 2014

UF Health Vitality Mind provides residents of The Village and the community with free cognitive assessments and interventions.