Research

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.
September 22, 2016
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.
September 19, 2016
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.
September 12, 2016
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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.
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$75 million national research initiative focuses on functional fabrics
The university was tapped by the U.S. Department of Defense to participate in a research institute that will support U.S. textile manufacturers.
Cells viewed through a microscope.
Temple scientists eliminate HIV-1 from genome of human T-cells
Researchers from the Lewis Katz School of Medicine make another landmark discovery in the fight against HIV and AIDS.
A male researcher looking through a microscope in a lab.
Temple research rises
The returns on Temple's investment in research have been enormous.
X-rays of brains.
Temple selected as site for landmark NCAA-DOD concussion study
The university was chosen to participate in the most comprehensive study of concussion and head-impact exposure ever conducted.
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Temple public health experts create free tool for parents with mental illnesses
Parents can find courses and information related to child rearing, sorted by children’s ages, up to 18 years old.
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