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  1. USF researchers uncover how malaria-related parasites spread at explosive ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Medical News

    A University of South Florida College of Public Health professor and his team of researchers have become the first to uncover part of the mysterious process by which malaria-related parasites spread at explosive and deadly rates inside humans and other animals. As drug-resistant malaria threatens to become a major public health crisis, the findings could potentially lead to a powerful new treatment for malaria-caused illnesses that kill more than 600,000 people a year.

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  2. A Brief Salvo of Science from 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Daily Nexus

    ... similar mechanisms of gene therapy can be used to cure human diseases. The researchers from the University of South Florida and the University of Maryland, College Park published their results in the journal The Biological Bulletin. Researchers from ...

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  3. Bulls Beat: Allen suspended, but not forgottenRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Online

    TAMPA – It has largely been a bad-news season for the University of South Florida's men's basketball team. So when USF's leading scorer, senior guard Corey Allen Jr., was declared ineligible by the NCAA last weekend, it was easy to classify it as the latest misfortune in a forgettable year.

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  4. USF uses federal funding to reduce Florida teacher shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Business Journal

    University of South Florida will use a recent grant to pay for students enrolled in its science teacher training program.

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  5. COD Faculty Recital March 12 at the MACRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... Symphony, Florida Orchestra and the Vienna Opera House. She has served on faculty at the University of South Florida, Wheaton College and Columbia College. In addition to her musical pursuits, she holds a doctorate in Clinical Psychology and a ...

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  6. FL: FDOT Contemplates Express Bus Service, Toll LanesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    ... yet, at least not publicly. The express buses would potentially serve Wesley Chapel, the University of South Florida, downtown Tampa, Westshore, the Greater Gateway/Carillon area and downtown St. Petersburg. Jacobs Engineering Planning Director ...

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  7. Study sheds light on how malaria parasites grow exponentiallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    ... and aligned with the nuclear centromeres (blue) as captured by super-resolution microscopy. A University of South Florida College of Public Health professor and his team of researchers have become the first to uncover part of the mysterious process ...

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  8. Literacy Volunteers class begins March 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... has taken her from her first job at Searsport Elementary School to the University of Maine, University of South Florida and Deakin University in Australia. She is the recipient of two teaching awards in higher education and has co-authored eight ...

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  9. Armenian 100 Events in April - USF (Tampa) Libraries Holocaust and Genocide Studies CenterRead the original story

    Monday | Groong

    University of South Florida Libraries Communications and Marketing Director Eileen M. Thornton Tel: 813-974-5004 Email: ethornton@usf.edu Web: http://www.lib.usf.edu/ 4202 East Fowler Avenue Tampa, FL 33620, LIB122 974-5153 fax USF Libraries, Florida Holocaust Museum, and St. Hagop Armenian Church Present Armenian History Events in April Despite the success, fame, and occasional notoriety of Armenians worldwide, not a lot is understood about Armenian history. An upcoming talk at the USF Libraries Holocaust & Genocide Studies Center aims to change that.

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  10. Despite lopsided loss, USF earns UConn's respectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Tampa Bay Online

    - The University of South Florida women's basketball closed out the most successful regular season in program history on Monday night. But Bulls coach Jose Fernandez saw plenty of positives and was generally pleased with the effort. Clearly, it's a ...

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  11. Armenian History Events At University Of South Florida In TampaRead the original story

    Monday | Groong

    ARMENIAN HISTORY EVENTS AT UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA IN TAMPA By MassisPost Updated: March 2, 2015 TAMPA, FL -- Despite the success, fame, and occasional notoriety of Armenians worldwide, not a lot is understood about Armenian history. An upcoming talk at the USF Libraries Holocaust & Genocide Studies Center aims to change that.

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  12. Jury to hear nurse's discrimination claim against Palms of Pasadena HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... nurse are any different in terms of quality?" asked Jay Wolfson, professor of health law at the University of South Florida. Ryan Barack, one of three lawyers representing Dysaret, said the nurse has not encountered any similar incidents. He ...

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  13. "The Benefits of Getting Kids Active, Starting Early" by Dr. Steve SandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Patch.com

    ... , Professor and Director of the School of Physical Education, Wellness and Sports Studies at the University of South Florida.

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  14. Tuesday's letters: A better way to promote renewable powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... I certainly don't want this walking home with a best picture award. I met Leonard Nimoy at the University of South Florida in 1996. "Thank you for Spock," I said, after his speech on the movie Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home . Mr. Nimoy had directed ...

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  15. Gardiner: Talk about health plan: Front & CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... think it could be the model for other communities. But it's also us following the model that the University of South Florida has put forward, with its downtown medical campus. I would also make the case that while we do a lot of economic-development ...

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  16. 8 Foods That Help Improve Your MemoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | MSN Healthy Living

    ... called brain food, says Lauri Wright, PhD, RD, LD, and assistant professor of nutrition at the University of South Florida and a spokesperson for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. "Several studies have shown that a diet containing generous ...

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  17. Obituaraies March 2 - Doolan; Rowe; VatterRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Walton Sun

    ... Academy, Savannah, Ga. and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Social Services from the University of South Florida. Beth loved the beach and remained in sunny Florida for the rest of her life. She was a licensed realtor in the Destin/Walton ...

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  18. Meet Mernet Larsen, A 75-Year-Old Painter Who's Hosting Her First Art Show In L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Switched

    ... The artist has been painting avidly since the 1960s, and has served as an art professor at the University of South Florida since 1967. In 2012, Roberta Smith reviewed her exhibition at Vogt Gallery in New York, contending " her efforts are extremely ...

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  19. More Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | KLKN

    ... schizophrenia and neuropathic pain," said Dr. Chuanhai Cao, Assistant Professor at the University of South Florida (USF) Health Byrd Alzheimer's Institute. Dr. Cao and colleagues recently published a report showing that a compound in marijuana has ...

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  20. Veteran MLS Forward Zak Boggs Signs with RowdiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Bradenton Times

    ... and the University of Central Florida before playing his final two collegiate seasons at the University of South Florida. "I went to high school down in Bradenton and played a few years at USF," Boggs said. "I love the Tampa Bay area. It's an ...

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