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Research at Johns Hopkins Medicine

Innovative research conducted at Johns Hopkins Medicine is vital to both medical advances and unsurpassed patient care.

  • In the Lab

    Research begins in the lab, which is why we prioritize lab facilities that drive discovery and advancement in research.

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  • Meet our Research Faculty

    Our faculty members expand what's possible through biomedical research, laying the foundation to deliver the promise of medicine.

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  • Clinical Trials

    Clinical trials provide important research for a wide range of conditions. Find out more about clinical trials at Johns Hopkins Medicine.

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At the foundation of Johns Hopkins Medicine is research - from basic research, where scientists study cells and mechanisms, to clinical research that builds on those findings using trials, to translational research that takes information learned from trials to the patient bedside.

 

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  • Coronavirus Research

    Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers are working tirelessly to find ways to better understand, treat and eventually eliminate COVID-19 and the illness that results from infection.

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  • Psychedelics Research and Psilocybin Therapy

    The Johns Hopkins Center for Psychedelic and Consciousness Research is leading the way in exploring innovative treatments using psilocybin.

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  • Neurodegenerative Disorders

    Researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine and CurePSP have outlined best practices in the management of two difficult-to-treat neurodegenerative disorders to help clinicians identify patients early enough to get them appropriate care.

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Fundamentals

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There are three different types of human tears: basal (which keep the eyes wet), reflex (which occur with eye irritation), and emotional (which spring up with strong feelings). Each type has a distinct chemical makeup which, along with external factors like humidity and evaporation rates, affect the way the salt in tears forms geometric crystallizations. 

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For mRNA Vaccines, COVID-19 Is Just the Beginning

Their adaptability for infectious threats beyond COVID-19, too, is something vaccine researchers have dreamed of.

 

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Research and Education

The School of Medicine fosters a community of lifelong learners interested in answering the biggest and boldest questions in biomedical research.

 
 

Discoveries for a Better Tomorrow

Research is more than just a job — it’s a passion. This short video series provides a glimpse into the exciting research happening at Johns Hopkins Medicine.
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Technology Connecting the Brain to the Human Experience—Joshua T. Vogelstein

Donors for Bone Marrow Transplant | Javier Bolaños-Meade, M.D.

The Future of Surgeons - Dr. Gina Adrales

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