U.S. President Bill Clinton spoke at one of UCF’s five commencement ceremonies Thursday, and received an honorary degree from the university. To read more about his advice to graduates, click here. UCF will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the university’s founding during each of the spring commencement ceremonies, held Thursday, May 2, through Saturday, May [...]
At first glance, one may not see the similarities between fishing and Lyme disease, but to UCF Assistant Professor Mollie Jewett, the two go together like Borrelia proteins and magnetic beads. Better and earlier diagnosis of Lyme disease by fishing for antibodies is the basis of Dr. Jewett’s research, which she presented at the College [...]
Just as the body can become resistant to antibiotics, certain methods of killing cancer tumors can end up creating resistant tumor cells. But a University of Central Florida professor has found a protein present in several types of cancer, including breast and ovarian cancer, which could be helpful in preventing tumors from coming back. The [...]
Researchers from the Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences in the UCF College of Medicine express how they achieve discoveries.