Groundbreaking Northeastern research sweeps the globe
Northeastern University Distinguished Professor Kim Lewis and his team’s pioneering research presenting a new antibiotic that kills pathogens without encountering any detectable resistance has captured headlines worldwide and drawn widespread praise from the scientific community.
Lewis and his team’s impressive work dovetails with Northeastern’s focus on use-inspired research that solves global challenges, particularly in health, security, and sustainability. It also builds upon the university’s leading research in the areas of drug discovery and delivery. Here are some Northeastern faculty who are breaking new ground in those areas.