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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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FLR Breaking News
Welcomes Four New Affiliates
Researchers Develop Novel Ketone Supplements to Enhance Non-toxic Cancer Therapy
Implements First Large-scale Deployment of ONOS in Live Network
(CIARA) announces five-year AmLight NSF Award
completes Florida LambdaRail Installation
BOT approves agreement for $10 million Wellness Center concept
UM-led team wins $125 million grant for climate, hurricane research
& Duke Energy Flip Switch on $1M Solar Project
Telemedicine could revolutionize access to mental health treatment
looks to add another research park
Professors lend interdisciplinary expertise to cutting-edge medical alert system
Saccharin shows promise as cancer inhibitor, researchers find


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

UF: Mowing the lawn in those new running shoes? You may not be happy with them
Sanford-Burnham: New drug squashes cancer’s last-ditch efforts to survive
USF: Chad Dickey studies key role of chaperone proteins in Alzheimer’s, other diseases
Sanford-Burnham: A $100 million gift and a new name
USF Doctor brings patient safety to the forefront of medical training, and has the data to back it up
New UNF Research Shows Working Memory Can Make You A Better Liar

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FLR Spotlight

UWF partners with Complete Florida Military to provide scholarships and support
UWF to offer new degree program in supply chain logistics management
Palm Beach School District named Gold Standard employer by CEO Roundtable on Cancer
USF earns national designation as an ‘Innovation & Economic Prosperity University’
Gov. Scott signs budget, paving way for USF medical school in Vinik’s district in downtown Tampa
AutoNation Cure Bowl Supports UCF Breast Cancer Research

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