Health Sciences Research

Emory receives record $628 million in external research funding for FY 2017

Emory receives record $628 million in external research funding for FY 2017

Researchers at Emory University received $628 million from external funding agencies in fiscal year 2016-2017. Researchers in Emory's Woodruff Health Sciences Center (WHSC) received more than $584.8 million in FY17, or more than 93 percent of the University total, with $353.7 million in federal funding, including $307.7 million from the NIH.  Feature Story >>

Fire ant venom may lead to skin treatments

Fire ant venom may lead to skin treatments

Compounds derived from fire ant venom can reduce skin thickening and inflammation in a mouse model of psoriasis, Emory and Case Western scientists have shown.  News Story >>

Georgia Clinical & Translational Science Alliance receives $51 million NIH state-wide grant

Georgia Clinical & Translational Science Alliance receives $51 million NIH state-wide grant

The Emory-led Georgia Clinical & Translational Science Alliance has received a five-year NIH grant for $51 million for its statewide research partnership.  News Story >>