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Saving Starving Manatees

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Evolution in the Genes

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Pondering the Future

Untangling the Knot

Road to R1


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Covid-19 Severity Influences Prevention

By Gisele Galoustian  | 

Study shows that potential severity has a stronger influence on COVID-19 prevention practices. ... Read more.

https://www.fau.edu/newsdesk/articles/covid-prevention-practices.php
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Art of Science: Beauty in Discovery

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Opening Minds Through the Art of Science ... Read more.

https://www.fau.edu/research/fau-research-daily/beauty-in-discovery/
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New Oral Antiviral Drug Reduces Death in Early Covid

By Gisele Galoustian  | 

Paxlovid is the first oral antiviral for early treatment of COVID-19. ... Read more.

https://www.fau.edu/newsdesk/articles/paxlovid-covid-treatment.php
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Research Metrics *

FAU researchers are rising to meet some of society’s biggest challenges, from climate change to a global pandemic, from neurodegenerative diseases to cancer and more.


$78.6M
External Research Awards
↑ 88%
Last 5 years
662
Proposals submitted
$330M
Requested

* Fiscal Year 2021


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Research Pillars

To enhance interdisciplinary and collaborative research, FAU established four university-wide research institutes focused on its strengths. These areas are dedicated to improving and addressing diseases of the brain, enhancing human health and quality of life, protecting the oceans and environment locally and globally, and using sensors to study and monitor the world around us.


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HBOI
Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute
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I-BRAIN
Stiles-Nicholson Brain Institute
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I-HEALTH
Institute for Human Health and Disease Intervention
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I-SENSE
Institute for Sensing and Embedded Network Systems Engineering

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