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 […]

  • Pro Football Knights

    The number of UCF players competing in the NFL continues to grow from past seasons as 16 former Knights are currently on NFL rosters to kick off the 2014 campaign. From UCF’s 2013 squad, Blake Bortles (Jacksonville), Storm Johnson (Jacksonville), Chris Martin (New England) and Justin McCray (Tennessee) have all earned spots with NFL clubs. […]

  • Volleyball: Perfect Start to Season

    The UCF volleyball team claimed the Radisson UCF Invitational championship with a 3-0 (25-23, 25-13, 25-17) win over FIU on Saturday evening at The Venue at UCF. The Knights needed the bare minimum of 12 sets to open the season with a perfect 4-0 record. “I’m proud of the team for going 4-0 and not […]

  • Football: UCF 24, Penn State 26

    Penn State’s Sam Ficken hit a 36-yard field goal as time expired Saturday, lifting Penn State to a 26-24 victory over UCF in the season-opener at the Croke Park Classic. “It was a good college game,” UCF head coach George O’Leary said. “I’m disappointed in the outcome.” A Penn State comeback was necessary after a […]


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  • UCF Student Honored by Sports Launch Magazine

    Aaron Malave, a marketing major at the University of Central Florida, has been presented with the “Thirty Under 30” award by Sports Launch Magazine. This award recognizes college students and young professionals who epitomize hard work, innovation, creativity and leadership in the sports business industry. Sports Launch Magazine is a nationwide career services company that […]

  • Learn About Violence Prevention, Community Support and More at UCF Safety Fair

    The Pegasus Ballroom will turn into a one-stop shop for all things safety-related on Wednesday, Sept. 3, as part of UCF’s annual Safety Fair. On- and off-campus services related to violence and crime prevention, fire safety, health and wellness, and community awareness and support will be showcased in the Student Union from 10 a.m. to […]

  • Art Gallery to Feature Valencia College Artists

    The University of Central Florida Art Gallery’s first exhibition of the fall will open Thursday and feature works by artists from Valencia College. The exhibit, FIVE, will show new works by Chris Robb, Cicero Greathouse, Jackie Otto Miller, Paul Scarborough and Nancy Jay. An opening reception will be 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the […]

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