The viruses that dominate the news cause disease, but some viruses survive in living things without doing harm. Dr. Mya Breitbart’s lab at the USF College of Marine Science is figuring out which viruses are in aquatic habitats and what they are doing there.
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USF Sarasota-Manatee campus publishes new Research Magazine highlighting faculty’s exceptional work The recently published fourth edition of “Research: USF Sarasota-Manatee Campus,” highlights faculty research.
Welcome New Faculty to the University of South Florida - See USFRI welcome presentation/overview PDF USF Research & Innovation welcomes new faculty.
USF student invents lumber alternative using recycled plastic The material will be used as a replacement for wood to create fence posts that can last 30 to 50 years, about three times longer than a traditional wood fence.
USF researchers launch global dashboard to track invasive mosquitoes carrying deadly diseases USF researchers have launched a mosquito-tracking dashboard, funded by a four-year grant from the National Science Foundation.
USF professor discovers new species while part of team studying impact of oil spills in the Gulf of Mexico Heather Judkins, associate professor of integrative biology on the USF St. Petersburg campus, is part of a team of scientists aboard the R/V Point Sur for a Gulf of Mexico research cruise. The goal of the cruise is to identify and quantify long-term trends in fishes, crustaceans and cephalopods in the midwaters of the Gulf in response to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.