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"To provide a cost effective, ultra-high speed, inter-connected, broadband service delivery network that enables Florida’s higher education institutions and partners to collaborate, connect, utilize and develop new innovative broadband applications and services in support of their scientific research, education, and 21st century economy initiatives."
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Recognized with an \"Oscar of Invention\"
Florida Tech-Led Team Awarded Grant to Test Camera on International Space Station
New wet laboratory facilities at the USF Research Park
Researchers discover a “switch” in Alzheimer’s and stroke patient brains
Istation to Track Literacy Performance
Inside the teenage brain: New studies explain risky behavior
Are Cigarette Substitutes Safe?
National focus on USF police camera study
GM donates state-of-the-arts vehicles to Automotive Program
Many at-risk heart disease patients lack guidance on beneficial aspirin treatment
expansion to 86 acres receives boost from county commissioners
\'Bionic Arm\' Captivates Nation; Blueprints Now Online
Consortium Research & Education Network Helps Transmit FIFA World Cup in 8K from Brazil to Japan)
Researchers Identify First Set of Unnamed Dozier Remains
Heat wave offers glimpse into climate change

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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.

Research In Florida

NSU Receives $2.85 Million Grant from U.S. Department of Education
Sanford-Burnham: A signature for early-stage heart failure could improve diagnosis and prevent disease progression
University of South Florida breaks records for new patents, licenses and startup companies
USF To Assist Miami Police In Testing Body Cameras on 50 Officers
Scripps: New insights into how the heart forms may help identify heart defects
UF/IFAS researcher continues quest for peanut that won’t cause allergic reaction

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FLR Spotlight

HCC and USF partner to fast-track nurses
UCF Pegasus Health Series Helps Consumers Make Health Decisions
IRSC Named Top Ten Finalist for 2015 ASPEN Prize for Community College Excellence
‘Game Changer:’ UCF to Pursue Expansion in Downtown Orlando
The Florida Center for Cybersecurity at USF
Florida Tech Listed a ‘Top Technical Institute’ in 2015 Fiske Guide

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