World-Changing Research

Our researchers make discoveries that have a critical impact in the real world — not just in the lab. Purdue is an economic engine, setting a new pace for technology transfer and research commercialization. Scroll down for highlights.

Purdue plus partners equals progress propelled

Purdue research. What’s in it for you?

If you’ve ever wondered what you have to gain from the research happening at Purdue, wonder no more. A quick glimpse of a few studies underway shows work aimed at faster computer speeds, replacing injections for medicine and preventing air pollution.

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Non-toxic underwater adhesive could bring new surgical glue

Human antibody for Zika virus promising for treatment, prevention

Ranked 12th in the world for U.S. utility patents in 2016

Purdue research momentum surging

Purdue is following up three record-breaking years in startup creation with a No. 12 ranking worldwide for patent generation. 

And there’s much more to come.

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