A three-dimensional scan of neurons firing inside a brain.
Temple researchers discover link between Down syndrome and Alzheimer’s disease
Study led by researchers at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine raises hope for new treatments.
November 6, 2015
Teacher reads to a student.
Helping teachers understand the science of learning
Cognitive science research is applied to teaching and learning through a new initiative.
October 20, 2015
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Mirrors may reduce pain in injured combat veterans
The reflection in a mirror could lessen the pain experienced by injured combat veterans. That’s the premise behind a new Temple study.
October 13, 2015
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Virtual reality might relieve symptoms of cancer treatment
A Temple researcher shows that immersing patients in virtual reality scenarios might help reduce the stress of cancer treatment.
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Temple’s School of Medicine named
Tuesday, Oct. 13, marks the official dedication of the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University.
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App may help protect kids from secondhand smoke
A College of Public Health research project combines traditional and high-tech approaches to help smoking parents quit and protect their children from cigarette smoke.
Schools of Pharmacy, Medicine study links calorie increase to Type 2 diabetes
Researchers at Temple University have found that early signs of diabetes can appear in a healthy individual shortly after engaging in a high-calorie diet for several days.
Temple psychologist’s research on teen brain in ‘New Yorker’
Temple psychologist Laurence Steinberg, one of the world’s foremost experts on adolescence, is prominently featured in an article in the Aug. 31, 2015, issue of 'The New Yorker' that addresses teen behavior.
Temple first in Philly to test blood disorder drug
Temple University Hospital and Fox Chase Cancer Center are the only facilities in Philadelphia to participate in an international study testing a novel drug in the treatment of blood disorders.
Fox study attracts national and international attention
Research from the Fox School of Business suggesting that the driving service Uber reduces the number of drinking and driving deaths has been recognized in national and international media.
New form of carbon could speed up electronics
Research from Temple University's College of Science and Technology shows that a new virtual form of carbon could significantly speed up computers and other electronics.
Fox study suggests Uber reduces drinking and driving fatalities
A new study conducted by the Fox School of Business suggests that the driving service Uber has reduced the number of drinking and driving deaths in California.
College of Education awarded nearly $1 million
The William Penn Foundation awarded nearly $1 million to the College of Education for two new research projects, one being the first of its kind.