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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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Winship Gala breaks fundraising record for Emory University

May 3, 2016

Winship pilots new study for women with family history of breast, ovarian cancer

April 29, 2016

Novel therapy programs the death of cancer cells

April 29, 2016

Scientists from U.S., Brazil, Europe gather for Zika virus conference at Emory

April 28, 2016

Emory senior finds untold stories of Japanese Americans reverberate in discussions today

April 27, 2016

Student's research zeroes in on fine line between fear and disgust

April 27, 2016

Probiotics stop menopause-like bone loss in mice

April 27, 2016

Redesigned website makes collection of Shakespearean material more accessible

April 26, 2016

Undergraduate project examines cultural components to health care

April 25, 2016

Emory joins launch of SPARK, the nation's largest autism research study

April 24, 2016

Sanda to lead multi-center prostate cancer biomarker study

April 22, 2016

American College of Cardiology honors Emory young investigator

April 22, 2016

Student projects honored during Undergraduate Research Week

April 20, 2016

Student researchers craft 'Resisting Racism' exhibit

April 20, 2016

Active prefrontal brain function appears to protect against PTSD after child abuse

April 20, 2016

Risperidone can cause increased appetite, weight gain in children treated for autism

April 20, 2016

Melanie Jacobson: Examining the effects of chemicals in consumer products

April 19, 2016

Emory researchers explore ancient Sanctuary of the Great Gods

April 18, 2016

Study on worm, mice fertility could lead to 'the pill' for men

April 18, 2016

Emory celebrates Undergraduate Research Week

April 15, 2016

Emory historian tackles China's military history with 'The Gunpowder Age'

April 14, 2016

From the field to the Emory Herbarium: How knowledge of nature blooms

April 8, 2016

No to Yes: Sociologist examines what defines excellence in musical genres

April 7, 2016

Celebrating math, miracles and a movie

April 7, 2016

Report shows diabetes incidence quadrupled worldwide from 1980 to 2014

April 7, 2016

Emory BIRCWH program selects scholars for first cycle of training

April 7, 2016

President Carter shares history and archive lessons with Emory students

April 6, 2016

Rose Library brings hands-on research to undergraduate classes

April 6, 2016

Lena Ting inducted into medical and biological engineering elite

April 6, 2016

Emory radiologists freeze phantom limb pain using minimally invasive procedure

April 6, 2016

Nanoparticles deliver anticancer cluster bombs

April 5, 2016

Erika Hall: Studying bias based on race, gender and class

April 4, 2016

Emory hosts international conference exploring the evolution of language -- from tools

April 4, 2016

Elevated troponin linked to mental stress ischemia in heart disease patients

April 4, 2016

Emory launches largest-ever clinical research study in Atlanta

March 30, 2016

Ecocriticism offers interdisciplinary exploration of literature, environment

March 30, 2016

Emory partners with Yonsei University for collaborative research

March 29, 2016

Conspicuous consumption may drive fertility down

March 29, 2016

New study finds similarities in blood cytokine levels across three major psychiatric disorders

March 28, 2016

Academic & Industry Intersection Conference explores Georgia as a biotechnology capital

March 28, 2016

Starvation signals control intestinal inflammation in mice

March 25, 2016

Emory team awarded $5.2 million to study vascular-Alzheimer's link

March 22, 2016

Mixed-strain malaria infections influence drug resistance

March 22, 2016

Emory Integrated Core Facilities offering CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing services for mice

March 21, 2016

Substantial proportion of U.S. measles cases were in those intentionally unvaccinated

March 15, 2016

Stefan Lutz: A scientist's view from Earth's highest mountains

March 14, 2016

Photos: Celebration of Technology and Innovation

March 10, 2016

Stephanie Day-Goodman: Shaped by and shaping Oxford

March 9, 2016

Zika research shows how virus could affect the developing brain

March 8, 2016

Emory historian joins White House event to discuss Underground Railroad

March 8, 2016

W.E.B. Du Bois' copy of rare anti-slavery book now held by Rose Library

March 7, 2016

Antioxidants improve lung immune markers in HIV-infected patients who are immune non-responders

March 7, 2016

Brain Q&A: Alzheimer's, dementia and mild cognitive impairment

March 6, 2016

A beginner's guide to sex differences in the brain

March 2, 2016

Zeroing in on 'super spreaders' and other hidden patterns of epidemics

March 2, 2016

Severe anemia linked to risk for intestinal disease in premature infants

March 2, 2016

From genes to public policy, Emory College researchers shine

March 2, 2016

New study uses cryoablation to reduce pain for cancer patients

March 2, 2016

Emory opens Seamus Heaney's papers to public

Feb. 29, 2016

Pollinators vital to food supply facing extinction, U.N. report warns

Feb. 29, 2016

Emory recognizes faculty entrepreneurs for technology and innovation

Feb. 25, 2016

Adherence clubs keep HIV patients in, viral levels down

Feb. 24, 2016

Immunotherapy agent can disrupt viral reservoir in SIV-infected monkeys

Feb. 24, 2016

Rose Library seeks nominations for new undergraduate awards

Feb. 24, 2016

School of Nursing professors inducted into the International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame

Feb. 24, 2016

Zika epidemic highlights need for priority vaccine research and guidelines for pregnant women

Feb. 24, 2016

Critical care experts revise definitions for sepsis and septic shock

Feb. 23, 2016

Oxford celebrates new science building

Feb. 23, 2016

Best-in-breed show dog assists with Emory neuroscience on the side

Feb. 23, 2016

Zoledronic acid can prevent early bone loss in HIV patients on antiretroviral therapy

Feb. 23, 2016

Drug development experts at Emory join fight against Zika virus

Feb. 19, 2016

MaKendra Umstead: A personal mission to study cancer

Feb. 17, 2016

Task-specific rehabilitation therapy for stroke patients not superior over standard therapy

Feb. 17, 2016

Building a blessing from a curse

Feb. 16, 2016

Oxford Science Building prepares for grand opening celebration

Feb. 16, 2016

Johnson's 'The Real Jesus' changed historical Jesus debates

Feb. 15, 2016

Physics plays key role in how white blood cells fight infection

Feb. 9, 2016

Wound-healing intestinal bacteria: like shrubs after a forest fire

Feb. 8, 2016

Feast of Words celebrates Emory authors

Feb. 4, 2016

Autism Speaks selects Emory/ Marcus JAMA publication as one of top 10 research papers of 2015

Feb. 2, 2016

Disruptions to embryonic reprogramming alter adult mouse behavior

Feb. 1, 2016

Emory and Winship Announce Sagar Lonial as Hematology and Medical Oncology Department Chair

Feb. 1, 2016

Drug provides better kidney transplant survival rates than current standard of care

Jan. 27, 2016

Georgia Bio awards recognize Emory Tech Transfer leaders

Jan. 27, 2016

DTRA awards $9.7M contract for drug development aimed at viral threats

Jan. 26, 2016

Students find long-lost grave of Georgia man killed for voting in 1948

Jan. 26, 2016

Lipman gift aims at development of breakthrough treatments for cystic fibrosis through Sorscher recruitment

Jan. 25, 2016

Zika virus 'a game-changer' for mosquito-borne diseases

Jan. 24, 2016

Galectins defend against bacterial wolves in sheeps' clothing

Jan. 23, 2016

Discovery of consoling behavior in prairie voles may benefit autism research

Jan. 22, 2016

Colloquium series explores race, difference

Jan. 21, 2016

Can a gene counteract aging and prevent us from getting cancer?

Jan. 21, 2016

School of public health faculty member recognized as most highly cited researcher

Jan. 20, 2016

Emory researchers featured on LabTV

Jan. 19, 2016

Emory to showcase art and music to increase awareness of Alzheimer's disease

Jan. 18, 2016

New clinical trials website creates easy access to nearly 1,000 Emory studies

Jan. 14, 2016

Singing in the brain: Songbirds sing like humans

Jan. 14, 2016

Panel discussion focuses on history of Nexus Contemporary Art Center

Jan. 14, 2016

Emory-UGA agree to reciprocal use of core facilities

Jan. 13, 2016

Studies show tobacco control lags in Southeast, with perception gaps between lawmakers and the public

Jan. 13, 2016

Inflammation markers could guide depression treatments

Jan. 13, 2016

Exercise reduces effects of depression on the heart, study shows

Jan. 13, 2016

Adolescent vaccine study highlights need for education of parents and physicians

Jan. 12, 2016

Study: Screening for prostate cancer in kidney transplant candidates may be harmful, not helpful

Jan. 8, 2016

Study proves that context influences injection drug use among black individuals

Jan. 8, 2016

Alcohol-based hand sanitizer is as effective as soap and water in reducing bacteria on farmworkers' hands

Jan. 7, 2016

Study: African-Americans more likely to develop Alzheimer's disease than Caucasians

Dec. 18, 2015

Climate-smart agriculture still lags after Paris

Dec. 18, 2015

Emory and Atlanta VA investigators launch kidney cancer study

Dec. 18, 2015

National Academy of Inventors elects Lollar, Mayberg as fellows

Dec. 16, 2015

Common signatures predict flu vaccine immunity in young and elderly

Dec. 16, 2015

Winship Cancer Institute celebrates 2015 as a banner year

Dec. 16, 2015

Visit to Baltimore helps students understand Freddie Gray case

Dec. 15, 2015

Study shows how algal toxin damages sea lions' brains and behavior

Dec. 15, 2015

The inconvenient truth about the convenience of technology

Dec. 14, 2015

PhD candidates take degrees beyond the academy gates

Dec. 11, 2015

Former refugee, now Emory cardiologist, works toward better health for all

Dec. 9, 2015

Nano-walkers take speedy leap forward with first rolling DNA-based motor

Dec. 7, 2015

Negative mood can affect outcomes of interventional radiology procedures

Dec. 4, 2015

Winship Cancer Institute key to four new myeloma drugs in 2015

Dec. 1, 2015

Annual philanthropy at Emory University tops $250 million

Dec. 1, 2015

Easing "phantom limb" pain

Nov. 30, 2015

T.S. Eliot prose volume receives Modernist Studies Association prize

Nov. 25, 2015

Inflammation linked to weakened reward circuits in depression

Nov. 24, 2015

Emory delegation headed to U.N. climate talks

Nov. 23, 2015

Babies have logical reasoning before age one, study finds

Nov. 18, 2015

Study finds an estimated 23,000 ER visits are related to dietary supplements

Nov. 16, 2015

Clinical trial demonstrates high implant success of world's smallest pacemaker

Nov. 16, 2015

Human body reveals God's work in the world, says Candler's Luke Johnson

Nov. 11, 2015

Discovery predicts future kidney disease with simple blood test

Nov. 11, 2015

School of Nursing ranked fourth in nation for NIH research funding

Nov. 10, 2015

Cancer metastasis video wins AAMC top prize

Nov. 9, 2015

Lionfish study explores idea of eating an ecological problem

Nov. 9, 2015

Researchers decode lupus using DNA clues

Nov. 5, 2015

Event showcases digital scholarship in the humanities

Nov. 5, 2015

New agreements bolster Emory's research gateway with Brazil

Nov. 5, 2015

Institute works toward better understanding of race and difference

Nov. 3, 2015

Emory will partner with new Regional Big Data Hub led by Georgia Tech, UNC

Nov. 3, 2015

Microbiome symposium explores communities inside us

Nov. 2, 2015

BRAIN Initiative grant to fund study of sensory-motor circuitry

Oct. 30, 2015

Public health studies raise questions about impact of statins on flu vaccination in seniors

Oct. 30, 2015

Emory supports quest to defeat diabetes in India

Oct. 28, 2015

Signs of faster aging detectable via blood gene expression test

Oct. 26, 2015

Yiddish children's literature offers window into culture, values

Oct. 26, 2015

Mathematicians find 'magic key' to drive Ramanujan's taxi-cab number

Oct. 22, 2015

Orange lichens are source for potential anticancer drug

Oct. 21, 2015

From migration to mosquitoes, scholars join forces for Brazil study

Oct. 20, 2015

Emory research sparks new memorials for record-setting jockey

Oct. 19, 2015

Georgia Tech, Emory unite to train health care roboticists

Oct. 16, 2015

Fungi at root of plant drugs that can help, or harm, sick monarch butterflies

Oct. 15, 2015

Interdisciplinary project analyzes 'patchwriting' through math, computer science

Oct. 13, 2015

Emory to lead career development program in women's health research

Oct. 12, 2015

Evidence Town Hall examines 'flat Earth hoax'

Oct. 8, 2015

CDC awards Emory $2.2 million grant to prevent spread of infectious diseases

Oct. 6, 2015

How close are we to living on Mars?

Oct. 5, 2015

Grants support Emory's work on Greek islands

Oct. 5, 2015

Jack Kerouac collection acquired by Emory's Rose Library

Oct. 1, 2015

Jack Kerouac collection acquired by Emory's Rose Library

Oct. 1, 2015

Emory receives $8.3 million to establish research laboratory

Sep. 30, 2015

Chemistry Center ignites celebration of science

Sep. 29, 2015

Center brings "all hands on deck" to address antibiotic resistance

Sep. 25, 2015

A warm and fuzzy idea for sick children

Sep. 23, 2015

Emory receives record $572.4 million in external research funding for 2015

Sep. 23, 2015

Leaping molecules! How a frog evolved violet vision

Sep. 23, 2015

Emory names Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library for alumnus Stuart Rose

Sep. 17, 2015

Groundbreaking heart study may change guidelines for treating high blood pressure

Sep. 15, 2015

NIH renews $15 million grant for improving vaccine success

Sep. 15, 2015

Otis explores the science of creative thought

Jan. 9, 2015