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We support our researchers in the advancement of public scholarship, accelerating the application of discoveries and communicating their significance to general audiences. In doing so, we better advance Emory's mission "to create, preserve, teach and apply knowledge in the service of humanity."

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Emory experts available to discuss COVID-19

March 31, 2020

Emory new site in NIH-sponsored coronavirus vaccine study

March 27, 2020

Reusable respirators a potential alternative for protecting health care workers from COVID-19

March 26, 2020

Emory's DRIVE, Ridgeback partnering for drug vs coronavirus

March 23, 2020

Getting back to chemistry basics: How simple soap saves lives

March 19, 2020

Coronavirus vaccine: COVID-19 phase I vaccine clinical trial

March 16, 2020

Research roundup: Recent grants and publications for Emory faculty and staff

March 12, 2020

Emory among U.S. sites hosting new clinical trial for COVID-19 treatment

March 12, 2020

FIRST program marks 20 years of combining postdoc research with hands-on teaching

March 11, 2020

New DNA motor breaks speed record for nano machines

March 10, 2020

Winship multiple myeloma team awarded prestigious center of excellence grant

March 9, 2020

Emory helps take science to the community for the Atlanta Science Festival

March 3, 2020

Vote for Emory's research on detecting Alzheimer's through eye movements in #STATMadness

March 3, 2020

Earliest look at newborns' visual cortex reveals the minds babies are born with

March 2, 2020

Emory named a top producer of Fulbright Scholars

Feb. 28, 2020

COVID-19: Where are we now?

Feb. 28, 2020

Emory professor featured in new Netflix documentary series 'Babies’'

Feb. 27, 2020

Emory nonprofit starts GoFundMe campaign to help test coronavirus treatment

Feb. 27, 2020

Students, faculty visit Smithsonian to aid in study of Oxford whale jawbone

Feb. 25, 2020

Sepsis study led by Emory expert finds significant burden

Feb. 20, 2020

Spillover: Why germs jump species from animals to people

Feb. 18, 2020

Emory School of Medicine receives record NIH funding in 2019

Feb. 17, 2020

Research roundup: Recent grants and publications for Emory faculty and staff

Feb. 13, 2020

New synthesis methods enhance 3D chemical space for drug discovery

Feb. 11, 2020

The physics of giant bubbles

Feb. 5, 2020

Novel coronavirus outbreak doubling every 6.4 days, Emory infectious disease researcher says

Feb. 5, 2020

How personality predicts seeing others as sex objects

Jan. 30, 2020

What you should know about the new coronavirus

Jan. 24, 2020

Emory biologist receives grant for male contraceptive research

Jan. 23, 2020

In animal models, a 'shocking' step toward a potential HIV cure

Jan. 22, 2020

Emory mathematician ignites acclaim for one of year's top discoveries

Jan. 21, 2020

Georgia Tech-Emory partnership receives funding for single ventricle heart defect research

Jan. 21, 2020

WHO announces next decade’s urgent health challenges: Emory experts aim for solutions

Jan. 17, 2020

Emory to host new cutting-edge science exhibition venue

Jan. 16, 2020

Emory chemists synthesize 'bilingual' molecule connecting two basic codes for life

Jan. 8, 2020

Emory University tapped to lead national infectious disease, vaccine effort

Dec. 19, 2019

Dogs process numerical quantities in similar brain region as humans

Dec. 17, 2019

Making the future

Dec. 17, 2019

Emory breaks ground on innovative biomedical research facility

Dec. 11, 2019

'Fake News' class helps students learn to research and identify false information

Dec. 11, 2019

Winship study sheds light on immune control of cancer

Dec. 11, 2019

Winship realigns research programs to increase impact

Dec. 9, 2019

What is a scream? Emory psychologists explore acoustics of a primal human call

Dec. 5, 2019

Cellular repair response to treadmill test can predict cardiac outcomes

Dec. 4, 2019

Transition to exhaustion: clues for cancer immunotherapy

Dec. 3, 2019

National Academy of Inventors names Jonathan S. Lewin as fellow

Dec. 3, 2019

Creating viral targets can weaken HIV vaccination, Emory scientists warn

Nov. 20, 2019

Synergy Award winners exemplify collaborative research across health sciences

Nov. 15, 2019

Emory neuroscientist among just 13 in nation chosen for Klingenstein-Simons Fellowship

Nov. 12, 2019

Symposium highlights Emory's leading research in sleep science

Nov. 8, 2019

Emory University appoints new vice president of research administration

Nov. 5, 2019

Emory to establish research center on dementia caregiving

Oct. 31, 2019

Emory University and The Morningside Foundation promote innovative, affordable health care treatments

Oct. 31, 2019

The psychology of thrills and chills

Oct. 28, 2019

New online tool helps Emory researchers take inventions to market

Oct. 24, 2019

With expedited partner therapy, researchers forecast lower rates of sexually transmitted infections

Oct. 24, 2019

Emory researchers to use $15 million NIAID contract to fight influenza

Oct. 23, 2019

Emory researchers find college football players' weight gain leads to heart problems

Oct. 21, 2019

Emory researchers receive $2.2 million to study health effects of heat exposure

Oct. 21, 2019

Two of a kind: Emory study of twins shows what's good for the heart is good for the brain

Oct. 21, 2019

Emory psychologist examines whether 'intellectual humility' can temper political polarization

Oct. 17, 2019

Physicist Connie Roth elected as fellow of American Physical Society

Oct. 15, 2019

Navigating 'Neuralville': Virtual town helps map brain functions

Oct. 8, 2019

Deep brain stimulation effective to relieve treatment-resistant depression, long-term data shows

Oct. 4, 2019

Emory Vaccine Center selected to design universal flu vaccine candidates with NIH contract

Oct. 3, 2019

Cancer cells can re-use apparent 'dead end metabolites'

Oct. 3, 2019

Emory to lead international drug discovery center for Alzheimer's

Oct. 1, 2019

First clinical trial of vitamin C in patients with sepsis and severe lung failure reports mixed results

Oct. 1, 2019

CDC grant supports cancer prevention in rural Georgia

Sep. 30, 2019

Emory biochemists grab slippery target: LRH-1

Sep. 27, 2019

Study gets to root of rice's resilience to floods

Sep. 26, 2019

DNA 'origami' takes flight in emerging field of nano machines

Sep. 26, 2019

Immunologists identify T cell homing beacons for lungs

Sep. 26, 2019

Clinically silent relapsing malaria may still pose a threat

Sep. 19, 2019

Emory and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta now part of nationwide pediatric emergency research network

Sep. 17, 2019

A new term in biophysics: force/time = "yank"

Sep. 16, 2019

Chameleons inspire 'smart skin' that changes color in sun

Sep. 12, 2019

Infectious diseases symposium to kick off internal funding program

Sep. 12, 2019

Stress-induced blood vessel problems linked to poorer CVD outcomes

Sep. 11, 2019

Emory researchers study Alzheimer's risk factors in vulnerable communities

Sep. 10, 2019

Study finds kidney dialysis profit status may influence timeline for receiving transplant

Sep. 10, 2019

How immunologist Max Cooper may have saved your life

Sep. 9, 2019

Emory cardiologist introduces World Heart Federation Roadmap on cardiovascular disease prevention with diabetes

Sep. 3, 2019

Mumps study shows immunity gaps among vaccinated people

Sep. 3, 2019

Crash research: Emory and Grady study injuries from Atlanta car accidents

Aug. 29, 2019

Nationwide clinical research program to improve population health reports on early progress

Aug. 29, 2019

Pediatric hematologists introduce 'The Atlanta Protocol' a novel way to treat pediatric hemophilia A patients

Aug. 28, 2019

PCORI engagement award will build capacity for intestinal disease in premature infants

Aug. 22, 2019

Skeletal shapes key to rapid recognition of objects

Aug. 20, 2019

AAMC selects Rafi Ahmed for Distinguished Research Award in the Biomedical Sciences

Aug. 20, 2019

Emory orthopaedics faculty publish 'how-to' guide for spine surgery

Aug. 20, 2019

NINDS supports hypersomnia clinical research at Emory

Aug. 15, 2019

Emory student travels to London for mosquito research

Aug. 13, 2019

NIAID-funded study will test seasonal flu vaccines with two experimental adjuvants

Aug. 8, 2019

Protection from mosquitoes key to avoid West Nile virus

Aug. 5, 2019

Five years later, Ebola patients return to Emory

Aug. 2, 2019

Emory reaffirms commitment to infectious disease prevention, care

Aug. 2, 2019

Chemists teach old drug new tricks to target deadly staph bacteria

July 29, 2019

Emory and Ebola: A Timeline

July 26, 2019

Artificial intelligence helps Emory scientist, students examine air pollution

July 25, 2019

Injury Prevention Research Center awarded $4.2 million by CDC

July 24, 2019

Doris Duke Charitable Foundation selects infectious diseases researcher for Clinical Scientist Development Award

July 24, 2019

JScreen launches BRCA screening study for Ashkenazi Jews in metro Atlanta

July 22, 2019

Routine blood test could lead to earlier diabetes diagnosis

July 19, 2019

Targeting old bottleneck reveals new anticancer drug strategy

July 19, 2019

3q29 deletion survey: distinct social profile, high ASD risk

July 18, 2019

Emory receives $3.75 million training grant focused on improving geriatric care

July 16, 2019

Winship Cancer Institute awarded prestigious Lung Cancer SPORE grant

July 10, 2019

Genetic variation linked to cognitive differences after radiation for pediatric medulloblastoma

July 9, 2019

Emory mathematician to present a proof of the Sensitivity Conjecture

July 9, 2019

NIH awards Emory research team $3.2 million to study eye disease in Ebola survivors

July 9, 2019

10 books by Emory authors to add to your summer list

July 2, 2019

Emory doctor awarded 2019 Lupus Insight Prize

July 2, 2019

Could improving nursing resources reduce hospital-acquired infections?

July 2, 2019

Glowing brain cells illuminate stroke recovery research

July 1, 2019

B cells off the rails early in lupus

July 1, 2019

Scissors get stuck -- another way bacteria use CRISPR/Cas9

July 1, 2019

Reducing opioids in tandem with education could lower addiction rates among post-operative patients

July 1, 2019

Artificially intelligent neural interfaces: DARPA funds Emory/GT/Northwestern research

July 1, 2019

$21.9 million gene modulation research effort targets influenza pandemics

June 28, 2019

Study detects residue of pesticides, antibiotics, and more growth hormone in conventional compared to organic milk

June 26, 2019

Screams contain a 'calling card' for the vocalizer's identity

June 25, 2019

Scientists track brain tumor turncoats with advanced imaging

June 24, 2019

Sandra Garraway appointed to provide scientific leadership at Emory core facility

June 24, 2019

How customized antibiotic combinations could defeat 'superbugs'

June 17, 2019

Emory-led digital memorial shines new light on slave voyages

June 17, 2019

Anti-inflammation approach shows promise for preventing cancer metastasis

June 17, 2019

The whisper of schizophrenia: Machine learning finds 'sound' words predict psychosis

June 14, 2019

Water filters, efficient cookstoves improve health in vulnerable Rwandan populations

June 11, 2019

Five surprising facts about fathers

June 11, 2019

Pneumonia mapped in largest genomic survey of any disease-causing bacterium

June 10, 2019

Emory University receives historic $180 million research grant funding innovative efforts to prevent child mortality in developing countries

June 6, 2019

Emory hosts national conference on LGBTQ health

June 4, 2019

New Emory initiatives drive innovation in the basic sciences

May 28, 2019

Civil War plant medicines blast drug-resistant bacteria

May 23, 2019

Health Care Heroes Awards honor physicians, nurses, innovators

May 17, 2019

Emory expert explores artificial intelligence and 'deep ethics' in TedX Atlanta talk

May 16, 2019

Emory undergraduates conduct original research across the humanities

May 9, 2019

Nursing student feels calling to help those in need

May 8, 2019

About to publish her first book, Emory College graduate creates understanding through stories

May 8, 2019

Doctoral student brings science to mass audiences

May 8, 2019

Medical student serves communities close to home and around the world

May 8, 2019

Impacted by gun violence, divinity student examines identity and death

May 8, 2019

Chronic malaria shows distinctive host-parasite interactions and metabolic responses

May 7, 2019

Oxford student excels in classroom and community service

May 6, 2019

Swim team captain personifies business school's core values

May 6, 2019

Law student parlays difficult beginnings into success in Army and academics

May 6, 2019

Public health graduate aims to address health disparities

May 6, 2019

Season wrap-up of 'Your Fantastic Mind' covers stroke and epilepsy

May 6, 2019

Consulting club gives students rapid intro to biotech business

May 3, 2019

Measuring Emory's impact

May 1, 2019

NIH selects biomedical engineer/hematologist for Emerging Investigator Award and $5 million grant

May 1, 2019

Undergraduate researchers present their work at spring symposium

April 30, 2019

Emory researchers continue efforts to lower drug-resistant hypertension without medication

April 26, 2019

Multiple myeloma: DNA rearrangements may predict resistance, poor outcomes

April 23, 2019

Winship Cancer Institute receives multi-institutional NCI UG1 award

April 19, 2019

$1.8 million Emory School of Nursing study examines when cancer patients take their medication

April 18, 2019

The Peeps experiments: A seasonal celebration of science

April 17, 2019

Campus tree leads student to ancient Chinese text and laboratory discovery

April 17, 2019

Gender gap in spatial reasoning starts in elementary school, meta-analysis finds

April 16, 2019

Ancient art collection comes to Emory

April 15, 2019

'Your Fantastic Mind' delves into sleep apnea, unexpected stroke and Alzheimer's

April 15, 2019

Young children alter behavior to please others, Emory grad student's research finds

April 11, 2019

Podcast by Emory professor nominated for Peabody Award

April 11, 2019

Bruner recognized with 'Outstanding Alumni' award by Penn Nursing

April 8, 2019

'Your Fantastic Mind' explores deep brain stimulation, OCD and aneurysms

April 8, 2019

Leading Chinese translator of 'The Letters of Samuel Beckett' comes to Emory

April 4, 2019

Machine learning used to understand and predict dynamics of worm behavior

April 4, 2019

'Your Fantastic Mind' returns to explore how migraines differ from headaches

April 1, 2019

The importance of puberty: A call for better research models

March 26, 2019

Emory's advocacy work on Capitol Hill highlights importance of research, collaboration

March 21, 2019

Changes in rat size reveal habitat of 'Hobbit' hominin

March 13, 2019

Exploring how tiny tools made us human

March 12, 2019

Emory takes science out of the lab for Atlanta Science Festival

March 4, 2019

Emory radiologist looks into freezing 'hunger nerve' as weight loss solution

Feb. 18, 2019

Rare sleep disorder brings Icelandic man to Emory

Feb. 11, 2019

A new spin on computing: Chemist leads $3.9 million DOE quest for quantum software

Feb. 7, 2019

Philosophy professor's new book explores Brian Eno's 'Music for Airports'

Jan. 31, 2019

Former NFL player works through cognitive rehabilitation at Emory

Jan. 27, 2019

Frontiers of the brain: Emory and GPB explore the mind's mysteries

Jan. 27, 2019

NBA Hall of Famer tours Emory's Serious Communicable Diseases Unit

Jan. 24, 2019

Reporter's mystery illness leads to a challenging diagnosis

Jan. 21, 2019

Chemical catalyst turns 'trash' to 'treasure'

Dec. 21, 2018

Studying 'science of sleep' helps students build healthy habits

Dec. 13, 2018

Your past is calling: Can you ID stone toolmaking 'ring' tones?

Dec. 11, 2018

Power and precision: Emory Proton Therapy Center officially opens

Dec. 5, 2018

The flu is coming: Are we ready for the next pandemic?

Dec. 4, 2018

Researcher offers new look at how the Western won its way into modern law

Nov. 29, 2018