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The Division of Research supports FAU faculty conducting research, forging innovations and advancing science and technology in all disciplines. It assists in enhancing and growing the research enterprise at the university. Units within the division identify grant and funding opportunities, manage proposals and awards, protect intellectual property rights, and highlight research achievements and more.

The division also promotes a number of entrepreneurial and economic development initiatives that give faculty, students and the community opportunities to launch start-ups, create jobs and reach for their dreams.


 

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Common Antibiotic Effective in Healing Coral Disease Lesions

Common Antibiotic Effective in Healing Coral Disease Lesions

FAU Harbor Branch scientists have found that amoxicillin, an antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections in humans, has a 95 percent success rate at healing individual disease lesions in stony corals.

April 22, 2021

Picture Perfect: Camera Traps Find Endangered Dryas Monkeys

Picture Perfect: Camera Traps Find Endangered Dryas Monkeys

FAU scientists developed a non-invasive camera-trap technique that confirms the existence of mysterious and endangered dryas monkeys in new locations in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

April 21, 2021

Flushing a Public Toilet? Don't Linger, Since Aerosolized Droplets Do

Flushing a Public Toilet? Don't Linger, Since Aerosolized Droplets Do

FAU College of Engineering and Computer Science researchers explored the flushing power of toilets and urinals in a public restroom to test the risk of COVID-19 transmission.

April 20, 2021

Florida COVID-19 Infection Rate for Young People Among Highest in 2020

Florida COVID-19 Infection Rate for Young People Among Highest in 2020

Florida ranked among the states with the highest COVID-19 infection rates for younger residents in 2020.

April 15, 2021

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