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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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Measles Vaccination: 'All For One and One For All'

Researchers from Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine have published a commentary in the American Journal of Medicine on the outbreak of measles in New York City and Rockland County in New York, note the possibilities that the strong influence of social networks among ultra-Orthodox Jewish families may be employed to combat the circulation of misinformation regarding [measles] vaccines.

May 24, 2019

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Algorithm Steers Catheters to Target For Treating Atrial Fibrillation

Researchers from FAU's College of Engineering and Computer Science, and collaborators, recently developed the first algorithm, called the iterative catheter navigation or ICAN, that can locate patient-specific ablation targets within the atria that does not require specialized catheters or 3D electro-anatomic maps of the heart.

May 21, 2019

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Marine Organisms Hold Promise to Treat Breast Cancer

Researchers from Florida Atlantic University’s Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute have received $801,000 from the Florida Department of Health’s Bankhead Coley Cancer Research Program for a project to investigate the use of marine natural compounds as potential treatments of triple negative breast cancers.

May 16, 2019

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