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 […]

UCFPD Supports Breast Cancer Awareness with Pink Cruiser

The UCF Police Department is going pink for October in honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Each day this month, UCFPD will feature a photo of members of the UCF and local communities with the department’s pink cruiser. Members of the public are invited to take photos with the car and share them on […]

Light Up the Night to Honor Victims of Domestic Abuse

UCF Victim Services will host Light Up the Night Monday, Oct. 3, to honor the lives of victims of domestic abuse. Light Up the Night will start in the Pegasus Ballroom of the Student Union at 6 p.m. The event, which is open to the public, is held annually to “break the silence and end […]

Nanotech Team Wins International Prize for Liquid-Display Technology

One of the world’s leaders in liquid-display technology has selected a UCF project led by professor Debashis Chanda and graduate student Daniel Franklin for its  “2016 Displaying Futures Award.” The Germany-based company Merck selected UCF’s plasmatic full-color display project as its top pick from 30 others in an exclusive invitation-only competition. Ten international finalist teams […]