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Latest Research Articles

Rare Human Gene Variant in ADHD, Autism Exposes Vital Sex Differences

By | September 21, 2022

FAU researchers have uncovered key differences in the molecular dopamine synapses in the brains of male and female mice that support attention, movement, motivation and pleasure.

FAU Seeks Participants for Study on Effects of Harmful Algal Blooms

By | September 20, 2022

Researchers from FAU's Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing and Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute are seeking participants for a study evaluating potential impacts of exposure to harmful algal blooms.

FAU Poll: Inflation Delivers a Blow to Summer Travel Plans

By | September 15, 2022

Inflation is a major concern for Floridians, with many saying the higher cost of living has greatly affected their finances and forced them to change summer travel plans.

FAU Resident Physicians Report COVID-19 Impacts

By | September 15, 2022

A Schmidt College of Medicine study assessed resident physicians' perceptions, coping strategies and self-reported levels of depression, anxiety and stress experienced during the early phase of the pandemic.

FAU Study: Home Price Corrections Most Likely in Washington, Texas

By | September 14, 2022

Spokane, Washington and Austin, Texas are the two U.S. housing markets most exposed to price corrections, meaning consumers in those areas should strongly consider renting rather than buying

FAU Awarded $1 Million NIH Grant for New Florida Summer Institute

By | September 14, 2022

FAU's Schmidt College of Medicine received a $1 million NIH grant for the first Florida Summer Institute in Biostatistics and Data Science in the Southeastern U.S. - and one of only 10 sites nationwide.

FAU Lands NASA Grant to Inspire Local High School Students in STEM

By | September 13, 2022

The College of Engineering and Computer Science has received a three-year $478,699 grant from NASA and is among only eight institutions nationwide selected for this award.

FAU Kicks-Off Fall Virtual 'Research in Action' Series

By | September 8, 2022

Faculty across Florida Atlantic University are rising to meet some of society's biggest challenges, engaging in a broad spectrum of interdisciplinary and collaborative research.

Nurses Remain Passionate Despite Historical Issues in Need of Reform

By | September 8, 2022

The second annual industry survey from Cross Country Healthcare and FAU's Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing study, "Vital Signs of Nursing," identifies areas of transformation that advocate for nurses.

Digital Self-Harm Linked to Dramatic Rise in Youth Suicide Attempts

By | August 30, 2022

A study is the first to demonstrate an association between digital self-harm (online posting, sending or sharing of hurtful content about oneself anonymously) and suicidality in youth.