Description: Dr. David Weinstein (left, with a patient) recently received a donation from the Johnny Damon Foundation to support efforts to establish a research center on the Faroe Islands, where one in 3,000 people have glycogen storage disease type III, as opposed to one in 100,000 in the general population. The effort could also lead to discoveries about high blood pressure.
Description: Michael L. Good, dean of the UF College of Medicine, and David Winchester, M.D., M.S., an assistant professor of medicine, discuss Winchester's research during the 2012 College of Medicine Celebration of Research at the Hilton UF Conference Center.
Description: Carl J. Pepine, M.D., a UF professor and eminent scholar emeritus of cardiovascular medicine, leads the UF arm of the Cardiovascular Cell Therapy Research Network, a national multidisciplinary NIH-funded consortium that seeks to discover stem cell therapies for heart disease. (Photo by Maria Farias/University of Florida)
Description: Cypress Creek High School students Karla Robles, 16, Eli Beth Perdomo, 18, Denys Rijo, 16, and Amber Zaheer, 16, perform an experiment to extract DNA from strawberries with the help of UF's Center for Precollegiate Education and Training.