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  1. Possible MRSA cure developed and patented at University of South FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... through One Buc Place, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' training center, sidelining three players. A University of South Florida ( USF ) team has developed a compound that has shown success in treating MRSA, and on Jan. 28 they received a patent on that ...

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  2. Despite hurdles, fans find ways to bet on Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    ... popular in the last 20 years," said Richard Borghesi, an associate professor of finance at the University of South Florida. "As that popularity grows, the interest in betting on sports is going to continue to grow." On Friday, Sen. John McCain ...

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  3. GoLocalProv | News | NEW: Gist Now The Only Candidate For Tulsa JobRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Go Local

    ... the University of Oklahoma, a master of arts in elementary education and curriculum from the University of South Florida, a master's degree in public administration from the Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government, and a doctoral ...

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  4. FL: Mixed Feelings on Express Toll Lane ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    ... a lot more sense, but that's dead now." Joseph Michalsky, a civil engineering student at the University of South Florida, opposes the idea of a toll. "I realize it has worked in other cities to minimize the average commute," Michalsky said, "but I ...

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  5. The Hub-Bub Artist-in-Residence Entry Show for 2015 this SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... has performed at ComedySportz in New York City. Desiree Moore, a filmmaker with a MFA from the University of South Florida, had an entry in last October's Hellphone Film Festival at Hub-Bub. Jennifer Bonner holds an MFA in painting and sculpture ...

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  6. Synthetic compound shows antibiotic action against MRSARead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Medical News

    Microbiologists and chemists at the University of South Florida have developed and patented a synthetic compound that has shown antibiotic action against methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus , also known as MRSA, which can cause many serious infections and deaths. Early on, MRSA was a hospital-acquired infection and became especially problematic in hospitals and nursing homes where patients at greater risk of infection than the general public fell victim to the bacterium.

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  7. University Area CDC Names Sarah Combs CEO and Executive DirectorRead the original story

    Yesterday | 24-7 Press Release

    ... is the redevelopment and sustainability of the at-risk areas surrounding the Tampa campus of the University of South Florida. The UACDC was named Nonprofit of the Year for Public and Societal Benefit by the Tampa Bay Business Journal in 2011 and ...

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  8. Multibillion dollar express tolls plan draws ire from several Tampa residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... not pleased with it. "I am unequivocally against this plan," said Austin Prince, a 22-year-old University of South Florida graduate, who called it "a tightening of the economic noose around the working class." "We can write our comments and trust ...

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  9. Bimini - charette' bandies ideasRead the original story

    Yesterday | Cape Coral Daily Breeze

    ... Bimini Basin. Taryn Sabia, a member of the research faculty at the school of architecture at the University of South Florida, said the idea was to come up with creative design solutions to jumpstart the development of the Bimini Basin area. "We want ...

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  10. Biomaterial coating raises prospect of more successful medical implantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... - is vital to how people metabolize various nutrients in ... Microbiologists and chemists at the University of South Florida have developed and

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  11. Ultrasounds Are Rape Now, Declares Women's Studies Professor [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Caller

    A University of South Florida professor has declared that the practice of using imaging technology to show a fetus in a mother's womb is rape. The professor, Diane Price Herndl, made the proclamation at a pro-abortion rally event on Saturday in Tampa, Campus Reform reports .

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  12. BRT Roundtable Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bus Ride

    ... HILL Dennis Hinebaugh - Director, National BRT Institute, Center for Urban Transit Research, University of South Florida Cliff Henke - Assistant Vice President, Senior Analyst, Transit & Rail Systems, Parsons Brinckerhoff Inc. Graham Carey - ...

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  13. Alcohol Consumption at Midlife and Risk of Stroke During 43 Years of...Read the original story

    Thursday | Circulation

    From the International Clinical Research Center, Neurology Department, St. Anne's Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic ; School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa ; Department of Neurology, St. Anne's University Hospital and Medical Faculty of Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic ; Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden ; and Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles . Background and Purpose- Although alcohol-stroke association is well known, the age-varying effect of alcohol drinking at midlife on subsequent stroke risk across older adulthood has not been examined.

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  14. Where Did the Missing Oil Go? New FSU Study Says Some Is Sitting on the Gulf FloorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newswise

    ... other authors are Samantha Bosman of Florida State, Brad E. Rosenheim and David Hollander from University of South Florida and Samantha Joye from University of Georgia. Charlotte Brunner, Kevin Yeager and Arne Diercks of University of Southern ...

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  15. Photo Release -- BlueGrace Logistics Appoints New Chief Information OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GlobeNewswire

    ... a Master's Degree in Supply Chain Management from Penn State to add to his MBA and MS from the University of South Florida. Justin also has a CTL designation from the American Society of Transportation and Logistics (AST&L). "Justin's new role comes ...

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  16. USF seeks licensing for potential MRSA treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Business Journal

    University of South Florida researchers may be sitting on an effective treatment for one of the deadliest infections in the world.

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  17. Identified the mechanism that controls localization of protein Rac1 in the cell nucleusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... - is vital to how people metabolize various nutrients in ... Microbiologists and chemists at the University of South Florida have developed and patented a synthetic compound that has shown antibiotic action against methicillin resistant ...

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  18. Scientists develop compound to fight MRSARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Lindsey N. Shaw Ph.D. - University of South Florida Associate Professor of Microbiology and Molecular Biology and Whittney Burda - University of South Florida Microbiology Graduate Student Credit: University of South Florida Microbiologists and chemists at the University of South Florida have developed and patented a synthetic compound that has shown antibiotic action against methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus , also known as MRSA, which can cause many serious infections and deaths. Early on, MRSA was a hospital-acquired infection and became especially problematic in hospitals and nursing homes where patients at greater risk of infection than the general public fell victim to the bacterium.

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  19. AASHTO completes series of reports tracking commuter trends and behaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CE News

    ... said co-author Steve Polzin, Ph.D., of the Center for Urban Transportation Research at the University of South Florida "Over time, these changes may continue to alter work-trip commuting trends and it's important to continue track this data moving ...

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  20. Fuld determined not to let diabetes hamper him, othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Oakland Athletics

    ... do so this weekend, when he hosts the fourth annual Sam Fuld USF Diabetes Sports Camp at the University of South Florida. "I had this idea in my mind for a while," Fuld said. "I was familiar with diabetes camps. There are certainly plenty of them ...

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