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October 7, 2015

Research Florida

Experts in their field

Q&A with industry leading researchers

Lilly Rockwell | 5/27/2014

Florida university researchers generate more than $1 billion in grants annually. The money pays for an array of research, some of which eventually becomes the foundation for startup companies. Not all the research is of the test-tube variety. One of Florida State University’s top researchers, for instance, is an expert in suicides.

Group Dynamics
Neil Johnson

Dark Lightning
Joseph Dwyer

Study of Taste
Linda Bartoshuk

A Better Tomato
Harry Klee

Autism Research
Ana Castejon

Suicide Prevention
Thomas Joiner

Research notes from around the state

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