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Researchers studying connection between gut health and brain function

Researchers at USF are launching a research study for people who are concerned about their brain health, cognitive impairment and dementia and the link to their gut health. They will track alterations in the gut microbiomes to see if certain biomarkers can accurately predict which individuals are most likely to develop cognitive impairment or dementia.

April 5, 2022Health, Research

An $80 million environmental research center is coming to St. Pete

The Center of Excellence in Environmental & Oceanographic Sciences will serve as a hub for pressing issues such as climate change, sea level rise, and environmental disasters.

April 4, 2022Research

Mental Health Law and Policy researcher receives $1.3 million to break the cycle of intergenerational addiction

Nearly 92,000 Americans died of a drug overdose in 2020, according to numbers recently released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and opioids are the main driver of overdose deaths.

April 4, 2022Health, Research

USF Research & Innovation New Building Ribbon Cutting

The ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday morning was packed with researchers, innovators, university leaders, legislators, and our community supporters. When attendees toured the new 120,000 sq. ft. facility, they were greeted by many of our USF CONNECT companies—both from the Tampa Bay Technology Incubator and the Student Innovation Incubator.

April 1, 2022Research

USF opens $42 million research facility to spur innovation

The building is the latest addition to the USF Research Park on the Tampa campus, currently home to over 65 companies and dozens of student-led startups. The research park has reached capacity in recent years, and the new center increases available space by 34%.

April 1, 2022Research

What a great time for USF and its future

With a new president, historic new funding and plans for a new on-campus stadium, we are experiencing a remarkable transformation for USF and for Tampa Bay. In addition, USF just opened a new research facility featuring state-of-the-art labs and meeting spaces that will support Tampa Bay’s startup ecosystem and further our region’s success in attracting new companies.

April 1, 2022Research

New addition to Research Park opens

At the forefront of the Tampa campus stands the new 120,000-square-foot research facility. It was designed to be the future home of research companies in the region.

March 31, 2022Research

New USF innovation facility opens to help grow Tampa Bay economy

The University of South Florida cut the ribbon on an innovation facility at the USF Research Park on the Tampa campus. The 120,000-square-foot building features advanced laboratory facilities, as well as office and meeting spaces for new and established companies.

March 31, 2022Research

USF opens new innovation facility aimed at growing Tampa Bay’s economy

Located at the USF Research Park on the Tampa campus, the three-story, 120,000-square-foot mixed-use building features advanced laboratory facilities, as well as office and meeting spaces for new and established companies.

March 31, 2022Research

USF unveils new $42 million state-of-the-art research center

It’s designed to become a link between cutting-edge companies, the university and the Tampa Bay area’s business community.

March 31, 2022Research

USF unveils $42M research center, hoping to draw big-name biotech companies to the region (Photos)

The University of South Florida's innovation building will have its ribbon cutting on Thursday, March 31.

March 28, 2022Research

USF's new research building set to open this week

"There is nothing a company coming to our community would need that we can’t accommodate in this building," said Allison Madden, director of the USF Research Foundation.

March 28, 2022Research


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