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Neuroscientist receives $1.9M grant to expand study of how social behavior affects the brain

Professor Mohamed Kabbaj, a neuroscientist in the College of Medicine, has received a $1.9 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to study how the brain helps us maintain lifelong social bonds through epigenetics.

Professor receives grant to train next generation of STEM instructors

A Florida State University researcher has received a National Science Foundation grant to pilot an innovative and potentially transformative approach to science, technology, engineering and math graduate education.

Researchers net $1.1M grant to introduce middle school students to coding

A multidisciplinary team of researchers received a $1.1 million National Science Foundation grant to help develop coding modules that teach math and computer science concepts together for sixth, seventh and eighth grade mathematics classes.

FSU computer science wins $4.6M grant to support cybersecurity scholars

A new multimillion grant to the Florida State University Department of Computer Science will help dozens of students finance their education and help prepare them for careers in cybersecurity.

Florida State helps lead effort to digitize 1 billion biological specimens

A multidisciplinary team of researchers from Florida State University and University of Florida has received a $15.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation to digitize an estimated 1 billion biodiversity specimens scattered across the nation.

FSU unveils Florida’s most advanced MRI machine

Florida State University researchers now have the state’s most advanced MRI machine at their disposal as they seek to unravel the mysteries of the brain and prevent the disorders that can impede its most basic functions.

FSU researcher: Plan ahead for successful aging

For many people, the prospect of aging is scary and uncomfortable, but Florida State University Assistant Professor Dawn Carr says that research reveals a few tips that can improve our chances of a long, healthy life.