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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 scholars design public digital resource to explore Georgia’s coast

July 9, 2020

Emory key part of newly launched NIH network for COVID-19 clinical trials

July 8, 2020

HIV pre-exposure drug regimen tested at Emory highly effective in preventing infection, study says

July 7, 2020

World Zoonoses Day: 'We have to act now to avoid even bigger catastrophes'

July 2, 2020

Zika infection after birth shown to have long term brain and behavior issues in animals

July 1, 2020

Inaugural global bidirectional grants awarded at Emory

June 30, 2020

Imaging core to acquire Georgia’s first 3D STED microscope

June 26, 2020

Emory, Georgia Tech participate in six-year exercise research study

June 25, 2020

Cleaning tips from a chemist who researches disinfectants

June 23, 2020

Emory launches national dashboard to help visualize COVID-19 disparities

June 18, 2020

Emory-led consortium explores brain and behavior, across the tree of life

June 16, 2020

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

June 15, 2020

COVID-19 research: Emory’s work spans the gamut, from bench to bedside

June 12, 2020

COVID-19 exposes health inequities, underscores the need for more inclusivity in research

June 11, 2020

Emory expert provides insight on caring for women planning pregnancy, currently pregnant or delivering a baby during the pandemic

June 8, 2020

First-year students' stories of a pandemic: Study seeks data to help them flourish

June 4, 2020

Undergraduate researcher explores architecture of Atlanta’s iconic Fox Theatre

June 3, 2020

Emory doctors study link between thickness of blood, clotting and inflammation in COVID-19 patients

June 3, 2020

Emory, partners receive $31 million COVID-19 testing grant

May 29, 2020

Emory researchers report lower ICU and ventilator mortality in critically ill adults with COVID-19

May 27, 2020

Behavioral studies in era of COVID-19 raise new concerns about diversity

May 26, 2020

Four students honored with Emory Libraries’ undergraduate research awards

May 26, 2020

Scientists identify chemicals in noxious weed that 'disarm' deadly bacteria

May 22, 2020

Emory’s antibody study sheds light on COVID-19 immunity

May 20, 2020

Emory named among best universities for excellence, equity and employability

May 20, 2020

New HIV vaccine shows promise, offers better and longer protection among primates

May 15, 2020

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

May 15, 2020

Emory and Georgia Tech create barrier protection devices for use during COVID-19

May 14, 2020

Winship treats first lung cancer patient with T-cell receptor therapy

May 11, 2020

Academic centers join clinical trial to demonstrate efficacy of remdesivir and baricitinib against COVID-19

May 8, 2020

Global experts call for mental health science to combat pandemic's impacts

May 7, 2020

Student achieves breakthroughs in molecular research, now prepares for medical school

May 5, 2020

Woodruff Scholar sets sight on future as physician-policymaker

May 5, 2020

Delving into questions points Emory College grad to in-depth policy work

May 5, 2020

Emory's Victor Corces elected to prestigious National Academy of Sciences

May 5, 2020

Genetic doppelgängers: Emory research provides insight into two neurological puzzles

May 5, 2020

At Candler, theology graduate student dances outside his comfort zone

May 4, 2020

Graduation will take nursing student back to where she first loved the profession

May 4, 2020

Public health graduate puts knowledge to use during COVID-19 pandemic

May 4, 2020

First-generation student makes the most of his time at Oxford College

May 4, 2020

Even serious injury couldn’t stop immunologist’s path to PhD

May 4, 2020

Building relationships key to future success for Goizueta student

May 4, 2020

With Emory law degree, Air Force captain to join JAG Corps

May 4, 2020

Emory launches study on COVID-19 immune responses

April 30, 2020

Emory part of national program to fast-track COVID-19 tests

April 30, 2020

Emory helps lead research on drug to treat COVID-19 patients

April 29, 2020

How family stories help children weather hard times

April 29, 2020

Mathematicians unite faculty, students and countries to fight COVID-19

April 27, 2020

Emory doctors tapped to shape federal COVID-19 treatment guidelines

April 22, 2020

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

April 22, 2020

'Science of Grief' web event will explore pandemic themes of loss, hope

April 22, 2020

'Things don’t always go as planned:' Emory biology labs reinforce learning from uncertainty

April 21, 2020

Emory enrolling older adults in COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial

April 17, 2020

Emory student named 2020 Truman Scholar for promoting economic justice

April 16, 2020

Bat ecology in the age of pandemics

April 16, 2020

Franklin’s book on moral leadership explores urgent public need

April 14, 2020

Emory develops diagnostic antibody blood test to determine antibody-responses to COVID-19

April 13, 2020

Emory experts available to discuss COVID-19

April 9, 2020

Emory scientists working with NASA to map air pollution and its impact on health

April 8, 2020

FDA: Human trials can begin for Emory COVID-19 antiviral

April 7, 2020

Pandemic lockdowns set up 'natural experiment' on air pollution

April 7, 2020

COVID-19: Clinical update

April 7, 2020

New antiviral drug discovered at Emory offers hope for COVID-19 treatment

April 6, 2020

Great apes and COVID-19: Experts raise the alarm for endangered species

April 3, 2020

Beware false 'cures' for COVID-19

April 3, 2020

Four Emory College students win Goldwater Scholarship for math, science research

April 2, 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

'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

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

Dec. 5, 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

The psychology of thrills and chills

Oct. 28, 2019

New online tool helps Emory researchers take inventions to market

Oct. 24, 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

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

Chameleons inspire 'smart skin' that changes color in sun

Sep. 12, 2019

Infectious diseases symposium to kick off internal funding program

Sep. 12, 2019

How immunologist Max Cooper may have saved your life

Sep. 9, 2019

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

Aug. 29, 2019

Skeletal shapes key to rapid recognition of objects

Aug. 20, 2019

Emory student travels to London for mosquito research

Aug. 13, 2019

Protection from mosquitoes key to avoid West Nile virus

Aug. 5, 2019

Five years later, Ebola patients return to Emory

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

Emory mathematician to present a proof of the Sensitivity Conjecture

July 9, 2019

10 books by Emory authors to add to your summer list

July 2, 2019

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

June 25, 2019

Emory-led digital memorial shines new light on slave voyages

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

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

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

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

Measuring Emory's impact

May 1, 2019

Undergraduate researchers present their work at spring symposium

April 30, 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

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

March 21, 2019