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The Florida Research Consortium (FRC) is a strategic partnership of education, business and government formed specifically to advocate for knowledge-based economic development in Florida.

Founded in 2001, FRC works to increase awareness of the cutting-edge research that is under way throughout the state of Florida and to enhance the diversity and strength of Florida’s innovation economy through the commercialization of that research.

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Wednesday, July 23, 2014
UF launches newest preeminence initiative aimed at biodiversity

The variety and abundance of plants, animals and insects in a given area define its environmental health. Each plays a critical part, and imbalances can lead to catastrophe — not only for the species but also for humans. That delicate mix is what is known as biodiversity, and the University of Florida is launching an initiative to study and protect it. ..

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Tuesday, July 22, 2014
USF research may help fight decline of the world's amphibians

Researchers affiliated with USF have found that frogs can acquire resistance to a deadly fungus that has had a catastrophic effect on amphibians.  ..

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Tuesday, July 22, 2014
UM: New Study Reveals Vulnerability of Sharks as Collateral Damage in Commercial Fishing

UM Rosenstiel School and Abess Center-led study provides new information for shark conservation efforts.  ..

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