Research

graduate student Zoe Ngo working with a child at a computer.
Temple researchers delve into childhood memory
Professor Nora Newcombe and graduate student Zoe Ngo are some of the first researchers to study pattern separation in children.
April 26, 2017
Chelsea Walton standing in front of a blackboard full of math equations
Temple mathematician Chelsea Walton named a 2017 Sloan Research Fellow
The highly competitive and prestigious honor identifies rising scientists who’ve made significant marks on their field and represent the next generation of leaders in the U.S. and Canada.
March 7, 2017
Engineering researchers handling test tubes in a lab.
Engineering researchers lend expertise on I-95 project
As I-95 construction continues, Temple researchers are studying the best ways to mitigate stormwater runoff from the expressway.
February 22, 2017
An illustration of serotonin molecules.
School of Pharmacy launches IBD treatment startup
Temple University scientists launched a new startup to explore a promising treatment for inflammatory bowel disease.
Domenico Praticò, professor of pharmacology, wearing a lab coat.
Temple research could shape Alzheimer’s treatment
A study at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine identified a protein that could serve as an alternative drug target in treatment of the disease.
Bottles and pills on display.
Chemistry research group earns nearly $4 million in grants
A professor-led team of students and postdoctoral researchers earned two National Institutes of Health grants for their work on antibiotics.
Peter Lelkes looking at a device in the lab.
Professor’s bone-repair technology moves closer to the OR
A Temple University bioengineering professor is developing a cutting-edge biodegradable material for use in orthopedic surgery.
A team of scientists talking in a laboratory.
Accelerating the path from discovery to drug
Temple has advanced seven projects and three startups through the Pharma Germinator, a partnership with Janssen Pharmaceuticals.
prescription medication bottles and pills.
Combating a crisis: Temple to host public opioid symposium
Temple professors are joining forces with community advocates and federal officials to host an opioid crisis symposium on Main Campus Nov. 19.
A screenshot of a molecular-dynamics simulation of Kevlar®.
Temple attains $20 million award for materials, brain injury research
Temple University faculty are participating in a $20 million, two-year agreement with other universities and the U.S. Army Research Laboratory.
Mark Salzer standing in front of rowhomes.
Supporting inclusion and success for all faculty
Temple’s Mark Salzer researched how aware faculty with mental health issues are of the accommodations and support systems available at their institutions.
Jonathan Lipson, Temple University professor and noted expert on bankruptcies
Bankruptcy expert studies Trump casinos
Law professor Jonathan Lipson’s work was featured in The Wall Street Journal, USA Today and The Huffington Post.
A scientist’s hand dropping liquid into test bottles.
Promising new lupus drug being tested at Temple
The chronic and complicated autoimmune disease affects approximately 1.5 million Americans.