Health Sciences Research

Red blood cells, some of which are sickle cells

NIH $3 million grant will enable Emory, Georgia Tech researchers to tackle sickle cell disease

The National Institutes of Health has awarded a four-year, $3 million grant to a research team at Emory and Georgia Tech that will use new technologies to improve the effectiveness of blood transfusions in patients with sickle cell disease. Feature Story >>

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Emory renames center Goizueta Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, enters next phase of research

Emory University has renamed its Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (ADRC) the Goizueta Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center in recognition of The Goizueta Foundation’s ongoing support for transformational research toward developing treatment for the disease. News Story >>

Illustration of human brain

Engineers decode conversations in brain's motor cortex

Biomedical engineers are developing methods for decoding communications between the brain and the body's biological networks by analyzing electrical patterns in the motor control areas of the brain. Feature Story >>