Research

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.
November 11, 2016
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.
November 10, 2016
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.
October 27, 2016
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.
A man using a yellow georadar machine on a beach.
A better dig
A Temple faculty member has used georadar to make connections between ancient archeological sites and the underground burrows of large blue land crabs.
Sara Goldrick-Rab standing in a computer lab.
Federal grant helps new faculty member study college retention
Sara Goldrick-Rab, professor in the College of Education, received funding to examine whether low-cost ‘nudges’ help students complete their financial aid requirements.
An infected blood stream.
Researchers to study effects of tobacco smoke and opiates on HIV patients
The study will be the first to look at the combination of tobacco smoke and opiate use in HIV patients.
A Temple researcher working in a lab
An elevated research profile
Temple jumps 11 spots to No. 18 in a new worldwide ranking of Google Scholar citations.
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Temple experts and leadership aid state in opioid epidemic
Lewis Katz School of Medicine experts discuss opioid addiction and abuse before Pennsylvania legislators.
A man in a red Temple baseball cap perched on rocks with a snowy backdrop.
Antarctic images reveal four decades of ice loss
Satellite images show the loss of ice equivalent to the area of the city of Berlin over the past 40 years.
A man in Dr. Tao's lab holds chocolate chips in his hands.
Chocolate that melts in your mouth, but not on your hips
Temple scientists were able to reduce the fat on several different brands of chocolate by 20 percent, better than anticipated.
Cells with HIV as viewed through a microscope.
Temple researchers advance pursuit of HIV cure
Lewis Katz School of Medicine scientists build on previous work removing HIV-1 from the genome of human T-cells.