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Florida Atlantic researchers find evidence behind “food coma” phenomena

November 28, 2016

Researchers at Florida Atlantic have found evidence that the so-called “food coma” is a real condition, helping them to better understand why people often fall asleep after large meals, especially around the holidays.

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Scripps researchers create drug compound in effort to combat genetic disorders

June 7, 2016

Scientists working at The Scripps Research Institute on the Jupiter campus of Florida Atlantic University have created a new drug that could fight several incurable genetic diseases caused by RNA defects.