DNA-Repairing Protein May Be Key To Preventing Recurrence of Some Cancers

DNA-Repairing Protein May Be Key To Preventing Recurrence of Some Cancers

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 […]

Medical School Journey Begins For Class of 2019

The UCF College of Medicine’s seventh class, 121 new students starting their journey to become physician Knights, received their first white coats Monday and experienced another UCF tradition: a first-day lesson from their dean on the characteristics of becoming “The Good Doctor.” The Class of 2019 has a diverse background of experiences that brought them […]

2 New UCF Trustees Appointed

Two new members of UCF’s Board of Trustees were appointed over the weekend by Gov. Rick Scott to serve until 2020: Joseph Conte, 58, of Winter Park is president and chief executive officer of Consulate Health Care. He previously co-founded Tandem Health Care and served as president and chief operating officer from 1998 to 2006. […]

International Students Graduate Hospitality Program with New Confidence & Comrades

A record cohort of 51 international students graduated from Rosen College’s Disney Undergraduate Program on July 16 following a six-month-long experience working and learning in the heart of the hospitality industry. Students traveled to Orlando from six partner universities, including Beijing International Studies University, Hainan University, Nankai University, Sun Yat-sen University, Kyung Hee University and […]