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  1. ncbi Convergent habitat segregation of Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) in southeastern Brazil and Florida
    Marieta A H Braks
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, University of Florida IFAS, 200 9th Street SE, Vero Beach, FL 32962, USA
    J Med Entomol 40:785-94. 2003
  2. pmc Spatial and temporal patterns of coexistence between competing Aedes mosquitoes in urban Florida
    Paul T Leisnham
    Department of Environmental Science and Technology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 2315, USA
    Oecologia 160:343-52. 2009
  3. ncbi Anti-quorum sensing activity of medicinal plants in southern Florida
    Allison L Adonizio
    Department of Biological Sciences, Center for Ethnobiology and Natural Products, CENaP, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th Street, University Park, Miami, 33199, USA
    J Ethnopharmacol 105:427-35. 2006
  4. ncbi Drought-induced amplification and epidemic transmission of West Nile virus in southern Florida
    Jeffrey Shaman
    Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Med Entomol 42:134-41. 2005
  5. ncbi Total antioxidant activity and fiber content of select Florida-grown tropical fruits
    Kanjana Mahattanatawee
    Citrus and Subtropical Products Laboratory, South Atlantic Area, Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture, 600 Avenue S, Northwest, Winter Haven, Florida 33881, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 54:7355-63. 2006
  6. ncbi Carbohydrate storage in five resprouting Florida scrub plants across a fire chronosequence
    J M Olano
    Area de Biología Vegetal, Departamento de Ciencias Agroforestales, Escuela de Ingenierías Agrarias, Universidad de Valladolid, Los Pajaritos s n, Soria E 42003, Spain
    New Phytol 170:99-105. 2006
  7. ncbi Accumulation of Pb, Cu, and Zn in native plants growing on a contaminated Florida site
    Joonki Yoon
    Soil and Water Science Department, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 0290, USA
    Sci Total Environ 368:456-64. 2006
  8. ncbi Evaluation of six mosquito traps for collection of Aedes albopictus and associated mosquito species in a suburban setting in north central Florida
    D F Hoel
    Center for Medical, Agricultural and Veterinary Entomology, USDA ARS, 1600 1700 SW 23rd Dr, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 25:47-57. 2009
  9. ncbi Detection of 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus' in Diaphorina citri and its importance in the management of citrus huanglongbing in Florida
    K L Manjunath
    USDA ARS, National Clonal Germplasm Repository for Citrus and Dates, Riverside, CA 92507, USA
    Phytopathology 98:387-96. 2008
  10. ncbi Demographics of increasing populations of the giant barrel sponge Xestospongia muta in the Florida Keys
    Steven E McMurray
    Department of Biology and Marine Biology, Center for Marine Science, University of North Carolina, Wilmington, North Carolina 28409, USA
    Ecology 91:560-70. 2010

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  1. ncbi Convergent habitat segregation of Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) in southeastern Brazil and Florida
    Marieta A H Braks
    Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, University of Florida IFAS, 200 9th Street SE, Vero Beach, FL 32962, USA
    J Med Entomol 40:785-94. 2003
    ..de Janeiro and Nova Iguaçu) in Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil, and in two cities (Palm Beach and Boca Raton) in Florida. Oviposition trap collections were performed in urban, suburban, and rural habitats in both areas...
  2. pmc Spatial and temporal patterns of coexistence between competing Aedes mosquitoes in urban Florida
    Paul T Leisnham
    Department of Environmental Science and Technology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 2315, USA
    Oecologia 160:343-52. 2009
    ..resident cemetery vases and experimentally positioned standard cemetery vases and ovitraps in metropolitan Tampa, Florida. Consistent with the seasonal condition-specific competition hypothesis, abundances of both species in resident ..
  3. ncbi Anti-quorum sensing activity of medicinal plants in southern Florida
    Allison L Adonizio
    Department of Biological Sciences, Center for Ethnobiology and Natural Products, CENaP, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th Street, University Park, Miami, 33199, USA
    J Ethnopharmacol 105:427-35. 2006
    ..To test this hypothesis, 50 medicinal plants from southern Florida were screened for anti-QS activity using two biomonitor strains, Chromobacterium violaceum and Agrobacterium ..
  4. ncbi Drought-induced amplification and epidemic transmission of West Nile virus in southern Florida
    Jeffrey Shaman
    Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Med Entomol 42:134-41. 2005
    ..to sentinel chickens are associated with the spatial-temporal variability of drought and wetting in southern Florida. Land surface wetness conditions at 52 sites in 31 counties in southern Florida for 2001-2003 were simulated and ..
  5. ncbi Total antioxidant activity and fiber content of select Florida-grown tropical fruits
    Kanjana Mahattanatawee
    Citrus and Subtropical Products Laboratory, South Atlantic Area, Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture, 600 Avenue S, Northwest, Winter Haven, Florida 33881, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 54:7355-63. 2006
    Fourteen tropical fruits from south Florida (red guava, white guava, carambola, red pitaya (red dragon), white pitaya (white dragon), mamey sapote, sapodilla, lychee, longan, green mango, ripe mango, green papaya, and ripe papaya) were ..
  6. ncbi Carbohydrate storage in five resprouting Florida scrub plants across a fire chronosequence
    J M Olano
    Area de Biología Vegetal, Departamento de Ciencias Agroforestales, Escuela de Ingenierías Agrarias, Universidad de Valladolid, Los Pajaritos s n, Soria E 42003, Spain
    New Phytol 170:99-105. 2006
    ..5-40 yr) in Florida. Carbohydrate concentrations were highest in species with specialized reserve organs...
  7. ncbi Accumulation of Pb, Cu, and Zn in native plants growing on a contaminated Florida site
    Joonki Yoon
    Soil and Water Science Department, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 0290, USA
    Sci Total Environ 368:456-64. 2006
    ..This study evaluated the potential of 36plants (17species) growing on a contaminated site in North Florida. Plants and the associated soil samples were collected and analyzed for total metal concentrations...
  8. ncbi Evaluation of six mosquito traps for collection of Aedes albopictus and associated mosquito species in a suburban setting in north central Florida
    D F Hoel
    Center for Medical, Agricultural and Veterinary Entomology, USDA ARS, 1600 1700 SW 23rd Dr, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 25:47-57. 2009
    ..albopictus surveillance efforts. Trap features advantageous for collecting Ae. albopictus and other mosquito species are discussed...
  9. ncbi Detection of 'Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus' in Diaphorina citri and its importance in the management of citrus huanglongbing in Florida
    K L Manjunath
    USDA ARS, National Clonal Germplasm Repository for Citrus and Dates, Riverside, CA 92507, USA
    Phytopathology 98:387-96. 2008
    Citrus huanglongbing (HLB or citrus greening), is a highly destructive disease that has been spreading in both Florida and Brazil...
  10. ncbi Demographics of increasing populations of the giant barrel sponge Xestospongia muta in the Florida Keys
    Steven E McMurray
    Department of Biology and Marine Biology, Center for Marine Science, University of North Carolina, Wilmington, North Carolina 28409, USA
    Ecology 91:560-70. 2010
    ..g., increased habitat complexity, water filtration). We have monitored permanent plots on reefs off Key Largo, Florida, USA, to study the demography of a particularly important species, the giant barrel sponge, Xestospongia muta...
  11. ncbi Insecticide resistance in Alabama and Florida mosquito strains of Aedes albopictus
    Huqi Liu
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, 301 Funchess Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849 5413, USA
    J Med Entomol 41:946-52. 2004
    ..Huntsville and Mobile, AL, and the VBFmAal and SFmAal strains were collected in 1998 from Vero Beach and southern Florida, respectively...
  12. ncbi Prevalence and distribution of fecal indicator organisms in South Florida beach sand and preliminary assessment of health effects associated with beach sand exposure
    Tonya D Bonilla
    Oceanographic Center of Nova Southeastern University, Dania Beach, FL 33004, USA
    Mar Pollut Bull 54:1472-82. 2007
    Fecal indicator levels in nearshore waters of South Florida are routinely monitored to assess microbial contamination at recreational beaches...
  13. ncbi Clionid sponge surveys on the Florida Reef Tract suggest land-based nutrient inputs
    Christine A Ward-Paige
    School of Geography and Geology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Mar Pollut Bull 51:570-9. 2005
    Bioerosion by Cliona delitrix and Cliona lampa was assessed at 43 sites along the Florida Reef Tract, USA, in the summer of 2001. Sponge abundances were estimated using rapid visual assessment...
  14. ncbi Mercury levels and fish consumption practices in women of child-bearing age in the Florida Panhandle
    Natalie K Karouna-Renier
    Center for Environmental Diagnostics and Bioremediation, University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL 32514, USA
    Environ Res 108:320-6. 2008
    The southeastern United States, and in particular the coastal areas along the Gulf of Mexico (Gulf Coast) in Florida, experience some of the highest levels of mercury deposition in the country...
  15. ncbi Epidemiologic mapping of Florida childhood cancer clusters
    Raid Amin
    Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of West Florida, Pensacola, Florida 32514, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 54:511-8. 2010
    ..The increasing incidence of childhood cancer in Florida may be associated with possible cancer clusters...
  16. ncbi Distribution of Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) biotypes in Florida-investigating the Q invasion
    C L McKenzie
    USDA ARS, U S Horticultural Research Laboratory, 2001 South Rock Rd, Fort Pierce, FL 34945, USA
    J Econ Entomol 102:670-6. 2009
    ..As part of a coordinated country-wide effort, an extensive survey of B. tabaci biotypes was conducted in Florida, with the cooperation of growers and state and federal agencies, to monitor the introduction and distribution of ..
  17. ncbi Survival disparities among African American women with invasive bladder cancer in Florida
    Kathleen F Brookfield
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33136, USA
    Cancer 115:4196-209. 2009
    ..The authors sought to understand the effect of patient sex, race, and socioeconomic status (SES) on outcomes for bladder cancer...
  18. ncbi Calf and disease factors affecting growth in female Holstein calves in Florida, USA
    G A Donovan
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville 32610 0136, USA
    Prev Vet Med 33:1-10. 1998
    ..14 months of age in a convenience sample of approximately 3300 female Holstein calves born in 1991 on two large Florida dairy farms...
  19. ncbi Shifting trends in bacterial keratitis in south Florida and emerging resistance to fluoroquinolones
    G Alexandrakis
    Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Ophthalmology 107:1497-502. 2000
    To study the distribution, current trends, and patterns of resistance to antimicrobial agents of bacterial keratitis isolates in South Florida.
  20. pmc Inhibition of quorum sensing-controlled virulence factor production in Pseudomonas aeruginosa by South Florida plant extracts
    Allison Adonizio
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, HLS673A, University Park, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:198-203. 2008
    ..Extracts of all plants caused the inhibition of QS genes and QS-controlled factors, with marginal effects on bacterial growth, suggesting that the quorum-quenching mechanisms are unrelated to static or cidal effects...
  21. ncbi Insecticide resistance and cross-resistance in Alabama and Florida strains of Culex quinquefasciatus [correction]
    Huqi Liu
    Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, AL 36849 5413, USA
    J Med Entomol 41:408-13. 2004
    ..Thus, we conclude that Bti and spinosad may be valuable for the management of Cx. quinquefasciatus, especially in situations where local strains are highly resistant to other insecticides...
  22. ncbi A comparative study of Florida strains of Cylindrospermopsis and Aphanizomenon for cylindrospermopsin production
    Mete Yilmaz
    Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, University of Florida, 7922 N W 71st Street, Gainesville, FL 32653, USA
    Toxicon 51:130-9. 2008
    ..One of these, Cylindrospermopsis raciborskii, is generally assumed to be the source of CYN in lakes and rivers in Florida, USA...
  23. ncbi Relative frequencies of Alzheimer disease, Lewy body, vascular and frontotemporal dementia, and hippocampal sclerosis in the State of Florida Brain Bank
    Warren W Barker
    Wien Center for Alzheimer s Disease and Memory Disorders, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL 33140, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 16:203-12. 2002
    ..the relative frequencies of AD, LBD, VaD, FTD, and HS among 382 subjects with dementia from the State of Florida Brain Bank and to study the effect of age and gender on these frequencies...
  24. ncbi Cellular diagnostics and coral health: declining coral health in the Florida Keys
    C A Downs
    EnVirtue Biotechnologies, Inc, 35 W Piccadilly St, Winchester, VA 22601, USA
    Mar Pollut Bull 51:558-69. 2005
    Coral reefs within the Florida Keys are disappearing at an alarming rate. Coral cover in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary declined by 38% from 1996 to 2000...
  25. pmc Habitat segregation of mosquito arbovirus vectors in south Florida
    Jorge R Rey
    University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, 200 9th Street S E Vero Beach, FL 32962, USA
    J Med Entomol 43:1134-41. 2006
    Oviposition traps set in rural to urban environments in three south Florida counties were colonized predominantly by Culex quinquefasciatus Say (35.1%), Aedes albopictus (Skuse) (34.5%), Aedes aegypti (L.) (23...
  26. ncbi Retrospective study of mercury in raccoons (Procyon lotor) in south Florida
    D B Porcella
    Environmental Science and Management, USA
    Ecotoxicology 13:207-21. 2004
    ..of raccoon hair were used to assess whether temporal or spatial trends existed in MMHg distributions in south Florida. The hypothesis that MMHg in raccoon hair had remained the same since 1947 could not be rejected...
  27. ncbi Changes in community structure of sediment bacteria along the Florida coastal everglades marsh-mangrove-seagrass salinity gradient
    Makoto Ikenaga
    Southeast Environmental Research Center, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Microb Ecol 59:284-95. 2010
    Community structure of sediment bacteria in the Everglades freshwater marsh, fringing mangrove forest, and Florida Bay seagrass meadows were described based on polymerase chain reaction-denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis (PCR-DGGE) ..
  28. pmc Abnormal bone composition in female juvenile American alligators from a pesticide-polluted lake (Lake Apopka, Florida)
    P Monica Lind
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Institute of Environmental Medicine, PO Box 210, Nobels vag 13, plan 3, S 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Environ Health Perspect 112:359-62. 2004
    Reproductive disorders have been found in pesticide-exposed alligators living in Lake Apopka, Florida (USA). These disorders have been hypothesized to be caused by exposure to endocrine- disruptive estrogen-like contaminants...
  29. pmc Maternal obesity and risk of infant death based on Florida birth records for 2004
    Daniel R Thompson
    Florida Department of Health, Division of Family Health Services, Tallahassee, FL 32399 1723, USA
    Public Health Rep 123:487-93. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the relationship between pre-pregnancy maternal obesity and risk of infant death...
  30. ncbi HIV risk behaviors of Latin American and Caribbean men who have sex with men in Miami, Florida, USA
    Mete Akin
    Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Fort Lauderdale 33328 2018, Florida, United States of America
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 23:341-8. 2008
    ..psychosocial factors, and predictors of unprotected anal intercourse (UAI) in a sample of Hispanic men who have sex with men (MSM) born in Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) countries who currently reside in Miami-Dade County, Florida.
  31. ncbi Strategies for reaching retirement communities and aging social networks: HIV/AIDS prevention activities among seniors in South Florida
    Lisa L Agate
    HIV AIDS Program Office, Broward County Health Department, Ft Lauderdale, FL 33315, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:S238-42. 2003
    ..Close examination of epidemiological data for the south Florida area and requests from health care providers showed that targeted intervention had to address the needs of the ..
  32. ncbi Ecology of Culicoides (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in southcentral Florida and experimental Culicoides vectors of the avian hematozoan Haemoproteus danilewskyi Kruse
    Mary C Garvin
    Dept of Pathobiology, P O Box 110880, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Wildl Dis 39:170-8. 2003
    To determine the vectors of Haemoproteus danilewskyi in blue jays (Cyanocitta cristata) in southcentral Florida (USA), we conducted a 2 yr study from January 1993 to December 1995 of the presence and seasonal abundance of Culicoides spp...
  33. pmc A field test for competitive effects of Aedes albopictus on A. aegypti in South Florida: differences between sites of coexistence and exclusion?
    Steven A Juliano
    Department of Biological Sciences, Behavior, Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics Section, Illinois State University, Normal, IL 61790 4120, USA
    Oecologia 139:583-93. 2004
    ..aegypti at the typical numbers of larval mosquitoes found in cemetery vases in south Florida. We also tested whether the effect of interspecific competition from A. albopictus on A...
  34. ncbi Vertical distribution and diversity of bacteria and archaea in sulfide and methane-rich cold seep sediments located at the base of the Florida Escarpment
    Andrew J Reed
    Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Extremophiles 10:199-211. 2006
    The bacterial and archaeal communities of the sediments at the base of the Florida Escarpment (Gulf of Mexico, USA) were investigated using molecular phylogenetic analysis...
  35. ncbi Respiratory syncytial virus seasonality in southeast Florida: results from three area hospitals caring for children
    Michael Light
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Batchelor Children s Research Institute, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:S55-9. 2007
    Southeast Florida generally experiences longer seasonal epidemics of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) than other parts of the country...
  36. pmc Natural and derivative brevetoxins: historical background, multiplicity, and effects
    Daniel G Baden
    University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Center for Marine Science, 5600 Marvin Moss Lane, Wilmington, NC 28409, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:621-5. 2005
    Symptoms consistent with inhalation toxicity have long been associated with Florida red tides, and various causal agents have been proposed...
  37. pmc Improving environmental exposure analysis using cumulative distribution functions and individual geocoding
    Paul A Zandbergen
    Department of Geography, University of South Florida, 4202 E, Fowler Ave, NES107, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    Int J Health Geogr 5:23. 2006
    ..A case-study of school children in Orange County, Florida, is used to demonstrate how these limitations can be overcome by the application of cumulative distribution ..
  38. ncbi The effects of Orimulsion and Fuel Oil #6 on the hatching success of copepod resting eggs in the seabed of Tampa Bay, Florida
    Barbara L Suderman
    WRS Infrastructure and Environment, Inc, Tallahassee, FL 32308, USA
    Environ Pollut 120:787-95. 2002
    ..fuels, Orimulsion and Fuel Oil #6, on the hatching success of copepod resting eggs in the seabed of Tampa Bay, Florida. Microcosms were dosed with one of five hydrocarbon treatments via hydrocarbon-coated sand and compared with ..
  39. ncbi All-terrain vehicle safety in Florida: is legislation really the answer?
    Robert D Winfield
    Division of Acute Care Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Florida, 1600 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Am Surg 76:149-53. 2010
    b>Florida is among the nation's leaders in all-terrain vehicle (ATV)-related injuries and fatalities...
  40. ncbi The seasonal abundance of phlebotomine sand flies, Lutzomyia species in Florida
    Rajinder S Mann
    Entomology and Nematology Department, P O Box 110620, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 0620, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 26:10-7. 2010
    The seasonality of phlebotomine sand flies was studied in Florida, utilizing colored light-emitting diode- and attractant-baited Mosquito Magnet MM-X traps from September 2006 to September 2008 at San Felasco Hammock Preserve State Park, ..
  41. ncbi Forensically important calliphoridae (diptera) associated with pig carrion in rural north-central Florida
    Susan V Gruner
    Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida, P O Box 110620, Gainesville, FL 32611 0620, USA
    J Med Entomol 44:509-15. 2007
    ..abundance and seasonality of forensically important blow flies (Diptera: Calliphoridae) in rural north-central Florida was conducted using pig carcasses (Sus scrofa L.) as models for human bodies...
  42. ncbi Puerto Rico fall armyworm has only limited interactions with those from Brazil or Texas but could have substantial exchanges with Florida populations
    Rodney N Nagoshi
    Center for Medical, Agricultural and Veterinary Entomology, USDA ARS, Gainesville, FL 32604, USA
    J Econ Entomol 103:360-7. 2010
    ..The results indicate limited interactions between Puerto Rico fall armyworm and those from Brazil or Texas but the potential for significant exchanges with populations in Florida.
  43. ncbi Cancer incidence in Florida professional firefighters, 1981 to 1999
    Fangchao Ma
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 48:883-8. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the cancer risk associated with firefighting...
  44. ncbi Neurolipofuscin is a measure of age in Panulirus argus, the Caribbean spiny lobster, in Florida
    Kerry E Maxwell
    Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Fish and Wildlife Research Institute, 2796 Overseas Hwy, 119, Marathon, Florida 33050, USA
    Biol Bull 213:55-66. 2007
    ..The present data suggest a maximum potential lifespan for P. argus of about 20 years. These results also suggest that the neurolipofuscin technique will be valuable for estimating age of wild-caught specimens of P. argus...
  45. ncbi Ecological conceptual models: a framework and case study on ecosystem management for South Florida sustainability
    J H Gentile
    University of Miami, Rosensteil School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, Center for Marine and Environmental Analysis, FL 33149, USA
    Sci Total Environ 274:231-53. 2001
    The Everglades and South Florida ecosystems are the focus of national and international attention because of their current degraded and threatened state...
  46. ncbi West Nile virus infection rates in Culex nigripalpus (Diptera: Culicidae) do not reflect transmission rates in Florida
    C Roxanne Rutledge
    Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, Vero Beach, FL 32962, USA
    J Med Entomol 40:253-8. 2003
    ..WN was first detected in northern Florida in 2001...
  47. ncbi Infusion-baited ovitraps to survey ovipositional height preferences of container-inhabiting mosquitoes in two Florida habitats
    P J Obenauer
    Department of Entomology and Nematology, P O Box 110620, Bldg 970, Natural Area Dr, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    J Med Entomol 46:1507-13. 2009
    ..or oak-pine (Pinus spp.) infusion-baited ovitraps in four suburban and four sylvatic habitats in north central Florida. In total, 48 ovitraps, 24 suspended at each height of 1 or 6 m (near the ground or tree canopy, respectively), ..
  48. pmc Borrelia species in host-seeking ticks and small mammals in northern Florida
    Kerry Clark
    Department of Public Health, University of North Florida, 4567 St Johns Bluff Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:5076-86. 2004
    ..understanding of several factors related to the ecology and environmental risk of Borrelia infection in northern Florida. Small mammals and host-seeking adult ticks were collected at several sites, and specimens were tested for the ..
  49. ncbi Chloroplast and microsatellite DNA diversities reveal the introduction history of Brazilian peppertree (Schinus terebinthifolius) in Florida
    Dean A Williams
    Department of Biology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    Mol Ecol 14:3643-56. 2005
    Brazilian peppertree (Schinus terebinthifolius) is a woody perennial that has invaded much of Florida. This native of northeastern Argentina, Paraguay, and Brazil was brought as an ornamental to both the west and east coasts of Florida ..
  50. ncbi Effect of elevated CO2 on coarse-root biomass in Florida scrub detected by ground-penetrating radar
    Daniel B Stover
    Department of Biological Sciences, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia 23529, USA
    Ecology 88:1328-34. 2007
    ..coarse-root biomass from an open-top chamber experiment in a scrub-oak ecosystem at Kennedy Space Center, Florida, USA...
  51. ncbi Evaluation of carbon dioxide, 1-octen-3-ol, and lactic acid as baits in Mosquito Magnet Pro traps for Aedes albopictus in north central Florida
    D F Hoel
    U S Naval Medical Research Unit No 3, PSC 452, Box 5000, FPO AE 09835 9998, USA
    J Am Mosq Control Assoc 23:11-7. 2007
    ..erraticus. Larger numbers of these species were collected in traps that were unbaited or baited with only octenol than in traps baited with lactic acid or octenol + lactic acid...
  52. ncbi Immunocontraception of Florida feral swine with a single-dose GnRH vaccine
    G Killian
    Almquist Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Am J Reprod Immunol 55:378-84. 2006
    ..Captive feral pigs were randomly assigned to receive 1000 or 2000 microg GnRH-KLH vaccine treatments or no treatment...
  53. ncbi Host range and genetic relatedness of Colletotrichum acutatum isolates from fruit crops and leatherleaf fern in Florida
    S J Mackenzie
    University of Florida, Department of Plant Pathology, Gulf Coast Research and Education Center, Wimauma, FL 33598, USA
    Phytopathology 99:620-31. 2009
    ..fern, and Key lime; ripe-rot-affected blueberry; and postbloom fruit drop (PFD)-affected sweet orange in Florida. Additional isolates from ripe-rot-affected blueberry were collected from Georgia and North Carolina and from ..
  54. ncbi Exposure routes of copper: short term effects on survival, weight, and uptake in Florida apple snails (Pomacea paludosa)
    Tham C Hoang
    Florida International University, Ecotoxicology and Risk Assessment Laboratory, Department of Environmental Studies, Southeast Environmental Research Center, 3000 NE 151st Street, North Miami, FL 33181, USA
    Chemosphere 76:407-14. 2009
    The uptake and effects (survival, weight) of copper (Cu) on Florida apple snails (Pomacea paludosa) via exposures to copper-enriched agricultural soil-water and water-only treatments were investigated...
  55. ncbi Detection, quantitation and identification of enteroviruses from surface waters and sponge tissue from the Florida Keys using real-time RT-PCR
    K A Donaldson
    College of Marine Sciences, University of South Florida, St Petersburg 33701, USA
    Water Res 36:2505-14. 2002
    A method was developed for the quantitative detection of pathogenic human enteroviruses from surface waters in the Florida Keys using Taqman (R) one-step Reverse transcription (RT)-PCR with the Model 7700 ABI Prism (R) Sequence Detection ..
  56. ncbi Nicotinoid and pyrethroid insecticide resistance in houseflies (Diptera: Muscidae) collected from Florida dairies
    Phillip E Kaufman
    Entomology and Nematology Department, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Pest Manag Sci 66:290-4. 2010
    ..Five adult housefly strains from four Florida dairy farms were evaluated for resistance to four insecticides (beta-cyfluthrin, permethrin, imidacloprid and ..
  57. ncbi Processes influencing rainfall deposition of mercury in Florida
    J L Guentzel
    Departments of Marine Science and Chemistry, Coastal Carolina University, P O Box 261954, Conway, South Carolina 29528 6054, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 35:863-73. 2001
    The primary goal of the Florida Atmospheric Mercury Study (FAMS) was to quantify the atmospheric deposition of Hg throughout Florida...
  58. pmc First case of bioterrorism-related inhalational anthrax, Florida, 2001: North Carolina investigation
    Jean Marie Maillard
    North Carolina Department of Health and Human Service, Rleigh, North Carolina, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1035-8. 2002
    The index case of inhalational anthrax in October 2001 was in a man who lived and worked in Florida. However, during the 3 days before illness onset, the patient had traveled through North Carolina, raising the possibility that exposure ..
  59. ncbi Snowbirds, sunbirds, and stayers: seasonal migration of elderly adults in Florida
    Stanley K Smith
    Bureau of Economic and Business Research, 221 Matherly Hall, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 7145, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:S232-9. 2006
    ..In this article, we analyze the temporary in- and out-migration of elderly adults in Florida. Our primary objectives are to develop a methodology for estimating the number of temporary migrants and to ..
  60. ncbi Exploited species impacts on trophic linkages along reef-seagrass interfaces in the Florida Keys
    John F Valentine
    Dauphin Island Sea Lab, University of South Alabama, 101 Bienville Boulevard, Dauphin Island, Alabama 36528, USA
    Ecol Appl 18:1501-15. 2008
    ..and invertebrate predation potential in predator-rich no-take sites and nearby predator-poor fished sites in the Florida Keys (USA). Exploited fishes were more abundant at the no-take sites than at the fished sites...
  61. ncbi Outbreak of leptospirosis among Adventure Race participants in Florida, 2005
    Eric J Stern
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:843-9. 2010
    On 21 November 2005, a 32-year-old male resident of New York was hospitalized with suspected leptospirosis. He had participated in an endurance-length swamp race on 4-5 November 2005 outside of Tampa, Florida.
  62. ncbi Confirmation of putative stormwater impact on water quality at a Florida beach by microbial source tracking methods and structure of indicator organism populations
    M J Brownell
    Department of Biology, University of South Florida, SCA 110, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    Water Res 41:3747-57. 2007
    The effect of a stormwater conveyance system on indicator bacteria levels at a Florida beach was assessed using microbial source tracking methods, and by investigating indicator bacteria population structure in water and sediments...
  63. ncbi History of craniosynostosis surgery and the evolution of minimally invasive endoscopic techniques: the University of Florida experience
    Mark A Clayman
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the University of Florida Craniofacial Center, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 58:285-7. 2007
    ..review the history of craniosynostosis, the current literature and technique for endoscopic repair of craniosynostosis, as well as their own experience at the University of Florida, with minimally invasive endoscope-assisted techniques.
  64. pmc Associations between early-adolescent substance use and subsequent young-adult substance use disorders and psychiatric disorders among a multiethnic male sample in South Florida
    Andres G Gil
    Community Based Intervention Research Group and the College of Health and Urban Affairs, School of Social Work, Florida International University, Miami, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1603-9. 2004
    ..We examined the associations among early-adolescent substance use, subsequent young-adult substance use disorders, and psychiatric disorders among a community sample of males...
  65. pmc Psychological sequelae resulting from the 2004 Florida hurricanes: implications for postdisaster intervention
    Ron Acierno
    National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:S103-8. 2007
    ..We sought to determine the prevalence of and major risk factors associated with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), generalized anxiety disorder, and major depressive episode 6 to 9 months after the 2004 Florida hurricanes.
  66. ncbi Brain-computer interface research at the University of South Florida Cognitive Psychophysiology Laboratory: the P300 Speller
    Eric W Sellers
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng 14:221-4. 2006
    ..We summarize results from both paradigms and also discuss obstacles we have identified while working with the ALS population outside of the laboratory environment...
  67. ncbi Transmission of equine influenza virus to dogs
    P C Crawford
    College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Science 310:482-5. 2005
    ..Evidence of infection in pet dogs suggests that this infection may also become enzootic in this population...
  68. ncbi Emergency department overcrowding in Florida, New York, and Texas
    Robert W Derlet
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento 95817, USA
    South Med J 95:846-9. 2002
    This study was done to determine the incidence, causes, and effects of overcrowding in emergency departments (EDs) in Florida, New York, and Texas.
  69. pmc International clones of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in two hospitals in Miami, Florida
    Marilyn Chung
    The Rockefeller University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:542-7. 2004
    ..aureus (MRSA) single-patient isolates recovered between January and June 1998 in two hospitals in Miami, Florida, were characterized by a combination of several molecular typing techniques: multilocus sequence typing, spaA ..
  70. ncbi Prevalence of infectious diseases in feral cats in Northern Florida
    Brian J Luria
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, 2015 S W 16th Avenue, Box 100126, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Feline Med Surg 6:287-96. 2004
    Objectives of this study were to determine prevalence of infection in feral cats in Northern Florida with a select group of infectious organisms and to determine risk factors for infection...
  71. ncbi Kwoniella mangroviensis gen. nov., sp.nov. (Tremellales, Basidiomycota), a teleomorphic yeast from mangrove habitats in the Florida Everglades and Bahamas
    Adele Statzell-Tallman
    Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, University of Miami, Key Biscayne, FL, USA
    FEMS Yeast Res 8:103-13. 2008
    ..Studies designed to examine yeast communities of mangrove regions of the Florida Everglades and the Bahamas demonstrated the repeated presence of an undescribed teleomorphic basidiomycetous ..
  72. pmc Influenza A virus (H3N8) in dogs with respiratory disease, Florida
    Sunchai Payungporn
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:902-8. 2008
    ..In 2005, we conducted virologic investigation of 7 nongreyhound dogs that died from respiratory disease in Florida and isolated influenza subtype H3N8 virus...
  73. ncbi Altered development and reproduction in mosquitofish exposed to pulp and paper mill effluent in the Fenholloway River, Florida USA
    Edward F Orlando
    University of Florida, Department of Zoology, 223 Bartram Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Aquat Toxicol 84:399-405. 2007
    Female mosquitofish exposed to pulp and paper mill effluent (PME) in the Fenholloway River, Florida, USA have masculinized secondary sex characteristics and altered aromatase enzyme activity...
  74. ncbi Correlation between respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) test data and hospitalization of children for RSV lower respiratory tract illness in Florida
    Michael Light
    Department of Pediatrics, Batchelor Children s Research Institute, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:512-8. 2008
    b>Florida experiences year-round outbreaks of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), but it is unknown if there is a correlation between RSV virology data and disease-related hospitalizations...
  75. ncbi Coral bleaching indices and thresholds for the Florida Reef Tract, Bahamas, and St. Croix, US Virgin Islands
    Derek P Manzello
    Cooperative Institute of Marine and Atmospheric Studies, Rosenstiel School, University of Miami, 4600 Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami, FL 33149, USA
    Mar Pollut Bull 54:1923-31. 2007
    ..indices and tested their effectiveness at segregating bleaching years a posteriori for multiple reefs on the Florida Reef Tract...
  76. ncbi Disparity in melanoma: a trend analysis of melanoma incidence and stage at diagnosis among whites, Hispanics, and blacks in Florida
    Shasa Hu
    Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
    Arch Dermatol 145:1369-74. 2009
    To examine and compare the temporal trends in melanoma incidence and stage at diagnosis among whites, Hispanics, and blacks in Florida from 1990 to 2004.
  77. ncbi Reliability of sound attenuation in Florida scrub habitat and behavioral implications
    Brian S Nelson
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana 47405 3700, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 113:2901-11. 2003
    ..The physical-acoustic structure of Florida scrub habitat is described and both attenuation and reliability of attenuation are measured as a function of ..
  78. ncbi Adjuvant radiation therapy for resectable retroperitoneal soft tissue sarcoma: the University of Florida experience
    Robert A Zlotecki
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32610 0385, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 28:310-6. 2005
    ..In the management of retroperitoneal sarcomas it is necessary to achieve local control to ensure survival. The role of adjuvant radiation therapy (RT), either pre- or postoperative, remains controversial...
  79. ncbi Dynamics of insecticide resistance alleles in house fly populations from New York and Florida
    Frank D Rinkevich
    Department of Entomology, Comstock Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 0901, USA
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 37:550-8. 2007
    ..House flies were collected during the 2003-2004 season from New York and Florida before the first application of permethrin, during the middle of the field season, after the final application, ..
  80. ncbi Prevalence of ectoparasites in a population of feral cats from north central Florida during the summer
    Lisa H Akucewich
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, P O Box 100126, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Vet Parasitol 109:129-39. 2002
    ..determine the potential feline ectoparasites in domestic cats by using a cohort of feral cats from north central Florida that have not received veterinary care and have no known exposure to insecticide application...
  81. pmc Allelopathic activity among Cyanobacteria and microalgae isolated from Florida freshwater habitats
    Miroslav Gantar
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 64:55-64. 2008
    ..allelopathic interactions between strains of Cyanobacteria and green algae isolated from south and central Florida. Allelopathy, including inhibition or stimulation of growth, was assessed by cocultivation of each of the ..
  82. ncbi West Nile virus infection in farmed American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) in Florida
    Elliott R Jacobson
    College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    J Wildl Dis 41:96-106. 2005
    In September and October 2002, an epizootic of neurologic disease occurred at an alligator farm in Florida (USA)...
  83. ncbi Secondary metabolites from three Florida sponges with antidepressant activity
    Anna J Kochanowska
    Department of Pharmacognosy, School of Pharmacy, The University of Mississippi, University, Mississippi 38677, USA
    J Nat Prod 71:186-9. 2008
    ..Herein we report the isolation, structure determination, and activity of metabolites from three Florida sponges, namely, Verongula rigida (order Verongida, family Aplysinidae), Smenospongia aurea, and S...
  84. ncbi Typical levels of airborne fungal spores in houses without obvious moisture problems during a rainy season in Florida, USA
    R Codina
    University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 18:156-62. 2008
    The aim of this study was to determine types and levels of airborne fungal spores in air-conditioned homes built after 1980 without obvious moisture problems during the 2004 summer (rainy season) in central Florida, USA.
  85. ncbi Wading birds as bioindicators of mercury contamination in Florida, USA: annual and geographic variation
    Peter C Frederick
    Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, University of Florida, Gainesville 32611 0430, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 21:163-7. 2002
    ..results from a six-year study of growing feathers of piscivorous birds as monitors of wetland Hg exposure in Florida, USA, wetlands...
  86. ncbi A population-based epidemiologic analysis of deaths from anaphylaxis in Florida
    M R Simon
    Department of Internal Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, USA
    Allergy 63:1077-83. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the 10-year incidence of death from anaphylaxis in Florida and its descriptive epidemiology.
  87. pmc Confirming "truth": more evidence of a successful tobacco countermarketing campaign in Florida
    Jeff Niederdeppe
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27612, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:255-7. 2004
    This study provides additional evidence that Florida's "truth" tobacco countermarketing campaign was successful in reducing smoking among Florida teens...
  88. ncbi Methadone- and heroin-related deaths in Florida
    Noni A Graham
    University of Florida College of Medicine Department of Psychiatry, Division of Addiction Medicine, Evelyn F and William L McKnight Brain Institute, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:347-53. 2008
    Methadone is a potent synthetic opioid used for treatment of opioid dependence and chronic pain. Florida Department of Law Enforcement data were analyzed to examine trends in deaths related to or caused by methadone and/or heroin between ..
  89. ncbi Toxic cyanobacteria in Florida waters
    John Burns
    Florida Lake Management Society, 506 Emmett Street, Palatka, Florida 32177, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 619:127-37. 2008
    The occurrence of toxic cyanobacterial blooms in Florida waters have become more prominent following increased growth, declining groundwater supplies, and identification of impaired surface waters as future drinking water sources...
  90. ncbi Polybrominated diphenyl ethers and polychlorinated biphenyls in a marine foodweb of coastal Florida
    Boris Johnson-Restrepo
    Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 39:8243-50. 2005
    ..including teleost fishes, sharks, and stingrays, and two species of marine mammals (dolphins) collected from Florida coastal waters were analyzed for polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) to ..
  91. ncbi Efficacy of strips coated with Metarhizium anisopliae for control of Varroa destructor (Acari: Varroidae) in honey bee colonies in Texas and Florida
    Lambert H B Kanga
    Entomology CESTA, Florida A and M University, 406 Perry Paige Building, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Exp Appl Acarol 40:249-58. 2006
    ..Hymenoptera: Apidae) were compared against the miticide, tau-fluvalinate (Apistan) in field trials in Texas and Florida (USA). Apistan and the fungal treatments resulted in successful control of mite populations in both locations...
  92. ncbi Physicians who treat the elderly in rural Florida: trends indicating concerns regarding access to care
    Anne Gunderson
    Department of Geriatrics, Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, FL, USA
    J Rural Health 22:224-8. 2006
    ..Rural elderly patients are faced with numerous challenges in accessing care. Additional strains to access may be occurring given recent market pressures, which would have significant impact on this vulnerable population...
  93. ncbi Host-seeking height preferences of Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) in north central Florida suburban and sylvatic locales
    P J Obenauer
    Department of Entomology and Nematology, PO Box 110620, Bldg 970, Natural Area Dr, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    J Med Entomol 46:900-8. 2009
    ..and Mosquito MagnetX traps was evaluated in four suburban and four sylvatic habitats in north-central Florida to ascertain potential height preference of this species...
  94. pmc Fatty acid-oxidizing consortia along a nutrient gradient in the Florida Everglades
    Ashvini Chauhan
    Soil and Water Science Department, University of Florida, P O Box 110290, Gainesville, FL 32611 0290, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:2400-6. 2006
    The Florida Everglades is one of the largest freshwater marshes in North America and has been subject to eutrophication for decades...
  95. ncbi Carbon and nitrogen stable isotope turnover rates and diet-tissue discrimination in Florida manatees (Trichechus manatus latirostris)
    Christy D Alves-Stanley
    Physiological Ecology and Bioenergetics Lab, Department of Biology, University of Central Florida, 4000 Central Florida Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32816, USA
    J Exp Biol 212:2349-55. 2009
    The Florida manatee (Trichechus manatus latirostris) is a herbivorous marine mammal that occupies freshwater, estuarine and marine habitats. Despite being considered endangered, relatively little is known about its feeding ecology...
  96. ncbi Survey of Florida green turtles for exposure to a disease-associated herpesvirus
    S S Coberley
    Interdisciplinary Program in Biomedical Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville 32610, USA
    Dis Aquat Organ 47:159-67. 2001
    A recently developed enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) was used to assess exposure of Florida wild green turtles Chelonia mydas to LETV, the herpesvirus associated with lung-eye-trachea disease (LETD)...
  97. ncbi Biological soil crusts in a xeric Florida shrubland: composition, abundance, and spatial heterogeneity of crusts with different disturbance histories
    C V Hawkes
    Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Microb Ecol 43:1-12. 2002
    ..described the composition, abundance, and distribution of microalgae in crusts from a periodically burned, xeric Florida shrubland, with the goal of understanding the underlying variability they create for vascular plants, as well as ..
  98. ncbi Paediatric nurses' knowledge of palliative care in Florida: a quantitative study
    Caprice A Knapp
    Department of Epidemiology, Florida University, USA
    Int J Palliat Nurs 15:432-9. 2009
    ..This study uses data from surveys from 279 paediatric nurses across Florida, USA. The palliative care quiz for nursing (PCQN) and the knowledge about hospice quiz (KHQ) were used...
  99. pmc Seasonal forecast of St. Louis encephalitis virus transmission, Florida
    Jeffrey Shaman
    Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:802-9. 2004
    ..We present a seasonal forecast of St. Louis encephalitis virus transmission in Indian River County, Florida. We derive an empiric relationship between modeled land surface wetness and levels of SLEV transmission in humans...
  100. pmc Genetic diversity and connectivity in the threatened staghorn coral (Acropora cervicornis) in Florida
    Elizabeth M Hemond
    Marine Science Center, Northeastern University, Nahant, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e8652. 2010
    ..Yet, despite being an important site of coral reef research, little genetic data has been available for the Florida Acropora, especially for the staghorn coral, A. cervicornis...
  101. ncbi The relationship of antipsychotic medication class and adherence with treatment outcomes and costs for Florida Medicaid beneficiaries with schizophrenia
    Marion A Becker
    Department of Mental Health Law and Policy MHC 2735, Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 34:307-14. 2007
    ..and costs associated with adherence rates by antipsychotic medication class for adult Medicaid beneficiaries in Florida diagnosed with schizophrenia...

Research Grants74

  1. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 2
    DENNIS PATTRATH; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..contract is for the RML for Region 2, which is located within and provides services to the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, the District ..
  2. National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Region 2
    Javier Crespo; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..contract is for the RML for Region 2, which is located within and provides services to the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, the District ..
  3. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 2
    JM J TOOEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..contract is for the RML for Region 2, which is located within and provides services to the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, the District ..
  4. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 2
    JM J TOOEY; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..contract is for the RML for Region 2, which is located within and provides services to the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, the District ..
  5. National Network of Libraries of Medicine - Region 2
    JM J TOOEY; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..contract is for the RML for Region 2, which is located within and provides services to the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, the District ..
  6. Comparative Resistance Exercise Effects on Knee Osteoarthritis Pain, Functional I
    KEVIN ROBERT VINCENT; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The candidate is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation at the University of Florida. He has a PhD in Exercise Physiology from the University of Florida and is board certified in Physical Medicine ..
  7. The Habenulo-Interpeduncular Pathway and Nicotine
    Christie D Fowler; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..seminars offered by the Career and Postdoctoral Services office and Network for Women in Science at Scripps Florida, and will enroll in the Responsible Conduct of Research course...
  8. MR Monitoring of PTC124 Treatment in DMD
    KRISTA H VANDENBORNE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The University of Florida and the University of Pennsylvania contribute substantially to the local and regional economy...
  9. Optimizing Chronic Disease Prevention and Management in Advanced Dementia
    Jennifer Tjia; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..between 2005-2008;and 2) NH residents of 5 states (Minnesota, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, California and Florida), including ~95,000 NH residents with dementia who used Medicare Part D drug benefits between 2006-2007...
  10. A Functional Role for the Circadian Clock Protein Per1 in the Regulation of ??ENa
    Michelle L Gumz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The outstanding environment of the University of Florida, rich in clinical and basic sciences, together with the scientific plan and comprehensive training program, will ..
  11. Planning a Multicenter Trial of PDE5A Inhibition for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
    Ronald G Victor; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Medical Center-UCLA, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia-University of Pennsylvania, and University of Florida. The proposed trial directly addresses the goals of NIAMS...
  12. Inflammation and Cerebral Aneurysm Formation: Targets for Modulation and Vascular
    BRIAN LIM HOH; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..To complement my laboratory experience, I will take graduate coursework in the University of Florida Interdisciplinary Program in Biomedical Sciences...
  13. Transforming Women's Health: Discovery, Development, and Delivery
    Ellen M Daley; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Specifically in Florida, women's oral-health disparities are evident: pregnant women have higher adverse rates in health outcomes (i...
  14. Delivery of biologically active nucleic acids to epidermal cells
    ROGER L contact KASPAR; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S. Florida, Old Dominion Univ...
  15. E2-Cellular Complexes in HPV Chromatin Transcription
    Cheng Ming Chiang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Thomas Kodadek at Florida Scripps, we will utilize synthetic chemistry to develop small compounds blocking Brd4 action in HPV transcription...
  16. FAMU RCMI Pharmaceutical Research Center
    Karam F A Soliman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    The overall goal of the Florida A&M University (FAMU) Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) Pharmaceutical Research Center (PRC) application (2013-2018) is to continue the development of its infrastructure and increase the ..
  17. Using Mixed Reality to build peer resistance skills in Latina middle schoolers
    ANNE E contact NORRIS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and summer camp program for low income, middle school children in a predominately Latino community in Orlando, Florida. Game design is driven by a theoretical framework integrating social cognitive theory, the communication ..
  18. Obesity and Asthma: Genetics and Nutrigenetic Response to Omega-3 Fatty Acids
    Jason E Lang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..is currently working as a pediatric pulmonologist at the Nemours Children's Clinic (NCC) in Jacksonville, Florida. In the spring of 2009, he started the core coursework needed to earn a Master's degree in Public Health...
  19. CRCNS: Computation-Enabled Adaptive Ventilatory Control System
    Ranu Jung; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..b>Florida International University, a minority and Hispanic serving institution, will provide access to a diverse student ..
  20. Adherence intervention to promote optimal use of insulin pumps in adolescents wit
    Kimberly Driscoll; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The environment at the Florida State University College of Medicine is rich in resources that support my early career development including ..
  21. Kidney Donor Outcomes Cohort (KDOC) Study
    James R Rodrigue; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..these aims, six kidney transplant programs, representing six states (Massachusetts, Maine, Rhode Island, Florida, Iowa, and Arizona) and with experience and expertise in caring for living donors and transplant recipients, will ..
  22. Translational Research on Addiction to Palatable Food
    Nicole M Avena; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..I am now Assistant Research Professor at University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry...
  23. Preventing Anthracycline Cardiovascular Toxicity with Statins
    William Gregory Hundley; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The study will be conducted at 6 referral sites within North Carolina, South Carolina, and Florida using a permuted block enrollment design with emphasis on recruiting minority subjects...
  24. Excitotoxicity in Circulatory Arrest ? Brain Injury
    WILLIAM ANTHONY BAUMGARTNER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..JHMI) Microarray Core Facility, Division of Cardiology, Department of Pathology and the University of Florida/Banyan Biomarkers;in addition to our previous collaboration with neuroscientists at the Kennedy Krieger Institute...
  25. Addressing Oral Health Disparities in Individuals with Mental Health Problems
    Lisa J Heaton; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of Kentucky, completed one year of predoctoral Health Psychology internship training at the University of Florida, and completed three years of NRSA postdoctoral training in the Department of Dental Public Health Sciences at ..
  26. Development of a5* nAChR positive allosteric modulators for tobacco dependence
    JON MARTIN LINDSTROM; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..highly integrated multidisciplinary program will capitalize on the unique drug discovery capabilities at Scripps Florida, and promises to yield novel therapeutic entities for smoking cessation...
  27. Smart Home-based Health Platform for Behavioral Monitoring Diabetes and Obesity
    ABDELSALAM ALI HELAL; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S. Recent data from the Centers for Disease Control and Preventions (2004) show that 60% of all adults in Florida are overweight or obese...
  28. Development of AAV vectors for the phenotypic correction of sickle cell disease
    Angela Rivers; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..skills, in gene therapy using multiple resources at the Powell Gene Therapy Center at the University of Florida. This program will promote the command of gene therapy as it applies to hematopoietic stem cells...
  29. Miami Womens Interagency HIV Study WIHS
    Lisa R Metsch; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Compared to all other states in the Southern region of the U.S., Florida has the highest number of HIV-infected individuals and the highest rates of HIV transmission...
  30. 2/3 CBT for Anxiety Disorders in Autism: Adapting Treatment for Adolescents
    Eric A Storch; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..recruitment sites for this study are the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA);the University of South Florida;and the University of Miami...
  31. 3/3 CBT for Anxiety Disorders in Autism: Adapting Treatment for Adolescents
    JILL EHRENREICH MAY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..recruitment sites for this study are the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA);the University of South Florida;and the University of Miami...
  32. Molecular Biology and Gene Therapy in Burns and Trauma
    Lyle L Moldawer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Candidates for the fellowship will be recruited nationally and from the University of Florida College of Medicine...
  33. Minimally Invasive Surgical Pulmonary Vein Insolation vs. Medical Management in P
    MICHAEL FARRIS WATERS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The University of Florida offers an ideal collaborative environment for this project with an experienced team of investigators including: a ..
  34. Pre-existing Diabetes and Pregnancy
    Caitlin A Knox; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..include the Medicaid Analytic eXtract (MAX) database and the National Vital Birth Certificate Records (BCR) for Florida, Texas, New York, and Illinois from 1999 to 2006...
  35. Biological Markers of System Burden in Symptomatic Knee OA: A Prospective Study
    KIMBERLY THERESA SIBILLE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..plan will include obtaining a Certificate of Clinical Translational Research by 2014 through the University of Florida Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI)...
  36. SIMLAB: Using Patient Simulation for Student Exploration of Community Health Issu
    PATRICIA LEAH WARD; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a private Florida company. The company has donated an iStan patient simulator to the project, with a value of $65,000...
  37. Tailoring a HIV prevention intervention for college-aged black women
    Rasheeta Chandler; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Environment: My primary institution, University of South Florida, is one of the nation's top 63 public research universities and one of only 25 public research universities ..
  38. Mechanisms of Hand Dysfunction following Hemodialysis Fistula Creation
    Salvatore T Scali; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and statisticias to create a hand and upper extremity functional outcomes registry at the University of Florida. My chosen mentor is uniquely qualified to mold the career of a young academic surgeon, and the advisory panel is ..
  39. The Role of cAMP/PKA Signaling in Neural Circuits Underlying Memory Formation
    Seth M Tomchik; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Environment Scripps Florida is an ideal environment in which to carry out the proposed research and training...
  40. The Role of cAMP/PKA Signaling in Neural Circuits Underlying Memory Formation
    Seth M Tomchik; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Environment Scripps Florida is an ideal environment in which to carry out the proposed research and training...
  41. Physical, Cognitive and Mental Health in Social Context
    Michael Marsiske; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This competitive renewal application requests continuation of a predoctoral training program at the University of Florida (UF), which was first funded in 2003...
  42. RESEARCH TRAINING IN VISION SCIENCE
    W Clay Smith; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..APPLICANT ORGANIZATION 10. TYPE OF ORGANIZATION Narrie University of Florida Public: -4 CH Federal [X] state [U Local Address Private: -* LJ Private Nonprofit 219 Grlnter Hall PO Box 115500 ..
  43. UFCC for Cardiovascular Cell Therapy Research Network
    Carl J Pepine; Fiscal Year: 2011
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The long-term objective of this application is to establish a University of Florida Clinical Center (UFCC) for the Cardiovascular Cell Therapy Research Network (CCTRN)...
  44. High Throughput Screening to Discover Chemical Probes of ASK1
    LOUIS DANIEL SCAMPAVIA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our Multi-PI research team at the Scripps Florida campus of TSRI has both the expertise and infrastructure to perform these experiments, and we submit that the ..
  45. Scripps Florida Product Development Partnership for smoking cessation therapeutic
    Paul J Kenny; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The major advantage of the PDP mechanism for therapeutic development for smoking cessation with Scripps Florida as the Managing Partner (MP) is that it takes full advantage of our core mission at TSRI-Scripps Florida to ..
  46. Muscle Weakness and Post-Traumatic Knee OA
    Terese L Chmielewski; Fiscal Year: 2011
    DESCRIPTION (provided by the applicant): The applicant is an Assistant Professor in the University Of Florida Department Of Physical Therapy. She has a Master's degree in Physical Therapy and a Ph.D...
  47. Translating Child-Parent Psychotherapy into the Juvenile and Family Court System
    LYNNE FELDMAN KATZ; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..of child-parent psychotherapy via the IMH-CTP model in two new community settings: Leon County in Tallahassee, Florida (2nd Judicial Circuit Court) and Wayne County in Detroit, Michigan (3rd Judicial Circuit Court)...
  48. One Health Innovation Fellowships for Zoonotic Disease Research In Mongolia
    GREGORY CHARLES GRAY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In Phase I of the 2-yr period, teams will convene at the University of Florida (UF) for 2 months of training...
  49. 1/3 CBT for Anxiety Disorders in Autism: Adapting Treatment for Adolescents
    Jeffrey Wood; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..recruitment sites for this study are the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA);the University of South Florida;and the University of Miami...
  50. Aerobic Exercise and Cognitive Training in Older Adults
    JOE ROBERT NOCERA; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..under a National Institute of Health T32 training grant within the Department of Neurology at the University of Florida. Dr...
  51. Support for the IDP Subgroup Annual Symposium
    Rohit V Pappu; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The program Co-Chairs, Elisar Barbar (Oregon State University) and Huang-Xiang Zhou (Florida State University) have developed an outstanding program, which includes nine invited speakers from the US, Canada,..
  52. Intra Cavitary Pharmacokinetics and Drug Resistance in Pulmonary Tuberculosis
    RUSSELL RYAN KEMPKER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The proposal will also benefit from collaboration with the University of Florida Infectious Diseases Pharmacokinetics Laboratory (IDPL)...
  53. TARGETING ANTIGEN-INDUCED ER STRESS RESPONSE IN B-CELL CHRONIC LYMPHOCYTIC LEUKEM
    Chih Chi Hu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..At the Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida, we see about 200 new CLL patients each year...
  54. Multidisciplinary Training Program in Hypertension
    Chris Baylis; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This is the first competing continuation application of the University of Florida's "Multidisciplinary Training Program in Hypertension"...
  55. New tools for the characterization of gene predictions in prokaryote genomes: app
    Luciano Brocchieri; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..in strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa, an opportunistic pathogen that is vigorously studied at the University of Florida. The genome of P...
  56. Data Infrastructure for Post-Marketing Comparative Effectiveness Studies
    SEAN P HENNESSY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..data resources by extending their current 1999-2005 database of five large Medicaid programs (California, Florida, New York, Ohio, and Pennsylvania) through 2007 (a total ever-enrolled population of 60 million beneficiaries), ..
  57. 2/2-D-Cycloserine Augmentation of CBT for Pediatric OCD
    Daniel A Geller; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The study recruitment sites are the University of South Florida (USF) and Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School (MGH)...
  58. 1/2-D-Cycloserine Augmentation of CBT for Pediatric OCD
    Eric A Storch; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The study recruitment sites are the University of South Florida (USF) and Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School (MGH)...
  59. PAH Exposure and DNA Damage in Roofers
    Berrin Serdar; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The State of Florida has the highest concentration of roofers accounting for almost 10% of all roofers in the U.S...
  60. Prevention of the Complications of Bleeding Disorders Through Hemo Tmt Centers
    CHRISTINE KEMPTON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..provide comprehensive care and prevention services to persons with bleeding disorders in the states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, and Mississippi...
  61. EFFECTS OF INHALED FLORIDA RED TIDE BREVETOXINS
    Daniel G Baden; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This amended Program Project competitive renewal is focused on revealing mechanisms of action following Florida red tide toxin exposure in laboratory models, and at providing relevant information for humans exposed on beaches...
  62. Peer-led and Telehealth CER Adoption for Diabetes Prevention and Management
    HERMES JOSE FLOREZ; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Working with the University of Miami, the Health Foundation of South Florida, a community partner in this proposal, created the Healthy Aging Regional Collaborative (HARC) in response to the ..
  63. FLORIDA FIREFIGHTER CANCER INCIDENCE AND MORTALITY
    Lora Fleming; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Furthermore, cancer incidence or mortality studies have not been undertaken among Florida firefighters...
  64. Clinically enhanced multi-purpose administrative dataset for comparative effectiv
    Hamisu Salihu; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The state of Florida suffers from a very costly health care system with global annual health care expenditure growth, personal health ..
  65. HIT for Medication Safety in Critical Access Hospitals
    Abraham Hartzema; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Development partners are Florida's 12 current CAHs, the University of Florida's College of Pharmacy, Shands Healthcare, Florida Medical Quality ..
  66. Developing Information Infrastructure Focused on Cancer Comparative Effectiveness
    DAVID ALAN FENSTERMACHER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..By leveraging a partnership with Merck Pharmaceuticals, and with generous support from the State of Florida, Hillsborough County, and the city of Tampa, MCC launched a new corporation called M2Gen to help discover ..
  67. Genomic Approaches to Neuronal Diversity and Plasticity
    Jingyue Ju; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The research teams from Columbia University and the University of Florida will closely interact to develop three innovative genomic technologies:(i) Massive Parallel DNA sequencing Chip ..
  68. Clinical Research Consortium for Spinocerebellar Ataxias
    Tetsuo Ashizawa; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The University of Florida contributes substantially to the local and regional economy...
  69. Purchase of Analytical Ultracentrifuge for Molecular Biophysics at Florida State
    TIMOTHY LOGAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..the purchase of an analytical ultracentrifuge to enhance the research capabilities in physical biochemistry at Florida State University...
  70. Pilot Study of Assisted Living Facilities in Florida
    Jill Quadagno; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Yet the pilot study investigators preliminary analysis of Florida ALF administrative data indicates that publicly-funded ALF resident admissions are concentrated mainly in small (..
  71. HEALTH STATUS OF MULTIETHNIC PERIMENOPAUSALS
    TERESE MAITLAND; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..contrast the nutritional and health status and practices among three distinct populations of perimenopausal South Florida women...
  72. Florida Model for Oral Cancer Control, Phase I
    Scott Tomar; Fiscal Year: 2003
    In 1994-98, Florida had the 2nd highest crude mortality rate and the 5th highest age-adjusted mortality rate for oral and pharyngeal cancer...
  73. Human Subjects Protections:A Public-Private Model
    PATRICK BOGAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..F.R. part 2; [(3] help fund our outreach to an entity not receiving previous OD-02-03 funding-- the State of Florida's Review Council fort Human Subjects (RCHS)...
  74. Latino HIV/AIDS Behavioral Science Research Center
    Mario De La Rosa; Fiscal Year: 2005
    The general aim of our Latino HIV/AIDS Behavioral Science Center (LHABSC) at Florida International University (FLU) is to further the development of high quality and rigorous research on the extent and nature of the HIV/AIDS epidemic ..