Research

Temple faculty member Deborah Cai pictured.
Is it OK to ask, ‘Are you vaccinated?’
Klein College faculty member Deborah Kai explains how to ask about a person’s vaccination status.
July 29, 2021
New laws set to level collegiate playing field
Thilo Kunkel discusses his name, image and likeness research and its impact.
July 8, 2021
Temple professor Santiago Orrego
Seeking dental solutions through the power of smart materials
Temple’s Santiago Orrego recently received a $200,000 grant to develop a smart gel that fights dental infection and promotes tissue growth through electricity.
March 9, 2021
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Ensuring area residents have safe drinking water
College of Public Health researchers are testing the cleanliness of private well water in Philadelphia area homes.
Lewis Katz School of Medicine
A $2.5 million grant will help researchers better predict hospital readmission among patients with diabetes
The researchers are developing a tool that will accurately determine the 30-day readmission risk among patients who have diabetes.
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Temple researchers identify a cardiac protein that causes heart failure
Two new studies find a possible target for treating a broad range of heart dysfunction.
Slobodan Vucetic
Temple researchers help people with neurodevelopmental disabilities succeed in IT jobs
A multidisciplinary team is developing job assistance software for those with neurodevelopmental disabilities, thanks to a $2.3 million NSF grant.
Data analysis identifies the “mother” of all SARS-CoV-2 genomes
In the absence of “patient zero,” Temple researchers have found the first coronavirus genome.
New grant fuels Alzheimer’s research at Temple
A $3.8 million grant will support an investigation of risk factors for Alzheimer’s disease by Temple researchers.
Prevention Point
How can we best communicate public health concerns to vulnerable populations
A College of Public Health study is exploring COVID-19’s impact on individuals with substance use disorder.
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Extending the life of the qubit
Temple’s Department of Physics joins a national effort to develop revolutionary quantum computers.
The Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University.
$5 million gift funds Temple University and Thomas Jefferson University stroke prevention initiative
A $5 million gift by Andréa and Ken Frazier will support the program.
Gerald M. Lemole
Alumnus donates $5 million to the Lewis Katz School of Medicine
A Katz School alumnus has established a new lymphatics research center with a gift of $5 million.