WERTHEIM FOUNDATION PROVIDES LEAD GIFT OF $100 MILLION TO UF SCRIPPS

The largest individual gift in UF history will name the Herbert Wertheim UF Scripps Institute for Biomedical Innovation & Technology and launch a $1 billion public-private partnership that will drive the future of biomedical research and innovation.

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Hear from scientific luminaries in the field of RNA biology and therapeutics. Join a poster session. Network with leading academic researchers. Get inspired.
January 17-18, 2023.

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Today, researchers who not only probe and discover basic biology and the causes of disease, but also search for and advance potential treatments, are proud to continue our founders’ legacy on the UF Scripps campus.

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Research Spotlight: Chemist targets RNA to attack incurable disease

A trailblazing scientist targets ALS, myotonic dystrophy, Parkinson’s, metastatic breast cancer, viral diseases and more by attacking them via RNA.

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April 2, 2022

Scripps and UF: A Florida Biomedical Research Powerhouse

Effective April 2, the Florida campus of Scripps Research is integrated with the University of Florida’s academic health center as UF Scripps Biomedical Research.

Genetic Cause of ALS and Dementia Repaired by…

“We show for the first time that you can make brain-penetrant molecules that eliminate toxic gene products,” Disney said.

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Joe G.N. ‘Skip’ Garcia, M.D., Named to Key UF…

Joe G.N. “Skip” Garcia, M.D., a member of the National Academy of Medicine, has been named associate VP for research at UF Health. He will be…

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Jupiter Scientist Courtney Miller Named…

Florida’s statewide biotechnology industry organization, BioFlorida, awarded its 2022 Weaver H. Gaines Entrepreneur of the Year award to Courtney…

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