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FLR Breaking News

New Heart Monitors Offer Patients Convenience and Peace of Mind
Talk new plans for international research school
Agreement with Nemours Childrens Hospital for Autism-related Programs
Continuing Education Offers Digital Badges for Course Completion
Ramping Up Research With First Supercomputer
Launch of Bring Your Own Device Initiative For Students
Research Parks’ Role in the Innovation Economy
Frequent Facebook Use Linked To Eating Disorder Risk
Aviation First to be Certified Under New European Standards
Inks Partnership with Black Television News Channel
Florida Economy Outpacing National Recovery
A robot “teacher” is helping elementary school students improve their health and fitness.
College to Offer New Nanotechnology Degree
Unmanned aircraft program to be featured at big airshow in Lakeland
Latest Data from Centers for Disease Control & Prevention Show INCREASE in Autism Rate – Now at 1 in 68 Children
UCF & EDUCAUSE Team Up to Offer Online Course on Blended Learning
Combination of treatments could lead to lower, safer doses of medication in children with ADHD
College of Nursing Receives $1M from Florida Hospital for Endowed Chair
Real- life RoboCop to be tested
$80 Million Dollar Research Facility In The Works
FIU Health partners with Miami Children’s Hospital for new outpatient center in Miami-Dade County

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Florida’s Research and Education Network

The Florida LambdaRail (FLR) is an independent research and education network owned and operated on behalf of the FLR partner institutions and affiliates of the Florida LambdaRail, LLC, a not-for profit limited liability corporation.

Created to facilitate advanced research, education, and 21st century economy initiatives in the State of Florida, utilizing next generation network technologies, protocols, and services, FLR provides opportunities for Florida university faculty members, researchers, and students to collaborate with colleagues in-state, across the country, and around the world.


FIU: Innovation lab to improve chickpea production in Ethiopia
Sanford-Burnham: Regenerating muscle in Duchenne muscular dystrophy: age matters
CFHA: New Heart Monitors Offer Patients Convenience and Peace of Mind
FIU: Long-term predictions for Miami sea level rise could come soon

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FAU, Max Planck Florida talk new plans for international research school
USF Forum Focuses on Future of International Research Collaboration
UCF’s Entire Marine Turtle Research Group to Present at International Meeting

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