The Science Scene
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
Emory team makes finals in Amazon's Alexa Prize for artificial intelligence
The Emory team is led by faculty advisor Jinho Choi (center) and graduate students James Finch (left) and Sarah Finch. A team of six Emory ...
Monday, July 12, 2021
Using big data to zero in on a mosquito menace
"The ultimate goal is to give public health officials the power to do more effective and efficient mosquito control — even before an ep...
Wednesday, July 7, 2021
Mapping dengue hot spots pinpoints risks for Zika and chikungunya
A female Aedes aegypti mosquito takes a blood meal from a human. "The ultimate goal is to give public health officials the power to ha...
Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Genetic risks for nicotine dependence span a range of traits and diseases
"Genetic studies may help reduce some of the stigma society has against substance use disorders, while also making treatment more acces...
Monday, June 28, 2021
New molecule found in chestnut leaves disarms dangerous staph bacteria
"We're laying the groundwork for new strategies to fight bacterial infections at the clinical level," says Emory ethnobotanist...
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