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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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Telemedicine could revolutionize access to mental health treatment
Using sensors to monitor dangerous hits on football field
CREOL Researchers Demonstrate Higher Data Capacity of Optical Networks
Istation to Track Literacy Performance
Inside the teenage brain: New studies explain risky behavior
Recognized with an \"Oscar of Invention\"
and Tech Incubator Join FPL On New Solar Energy Study
Dedicates Cutting-Edge Facility for Hurricane and Marine Life Research
Students develop nail decal to detect date rape drugs
New wet laboratory facilities at the USF Research Park
Researchers discover a “switch” in Alzheimer’s and stroke patient brains
Many at-risk heart disease patients lack guidance on beneficial aspirin treatment
expansion to 86 acres receives boost from county commissioners
National focus on USF police camera study


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

UCF Takes Lead Research Role for Emerging “Internet of Things”
USF brings light to Tourette syndrome
FSU: Can parents make their kids smarter?
USF scientists develop natural brain supplement
FSU: Maglab builds record-breaking magnet for Berlin
Scripps Florida Scientists Uncover Major Factor in Development of Huntington’s Disease

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FLR Spotlight

CFHA: Local Wound Care Center® Joins Healogics, Inc. to Raise Awareness of Diabetic Foot Ulcers
NCAA Graduation Rate: UCF No.1 Among Public Institutions
Breast Cancer Survivor Helps Build New Moffitt McKinley Center
UF receives $1 million to boost skills of Florida’s early learning educators
Ebola Advisory from Bethesda Health
Palm Beach County Teachers Get Hands-on Science Training at Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience Workshop

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