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QBioS Student Wins NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Congratulations to Brandon Pratt, who was selected for the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program.

Fri, Apr 6, 2018 | Read story
Stewart, Parris & Jones: 2018 Education Partnership Award

Georgia Tech’s Frank Stewant and Darren Parris, with Jennifer Jones at Rockdale County High School, are the recipients of the 2018 Education Partnership Award.

Thu, Apr 5, 2018 | Read story
Rabinoff and Torres: 2018 CTL/BP Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award

Joseph Rabinoff and Matthew Torres have each won the 2018 CTL/BP Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence Award.

Wed, Apr 4, 2018 | Read story
William Ratcliff: 2018 Sigma Xi Young Faculty Award

William Ratcliff is the recipient of the 2018 Sigma Xi Young Faculty Award.

Tue, Apr 3, 2018 | Read story
Fenton & Lieberman: 2018 Faculty Award for Academic Outreach

Flavio Fenton and Raquel Lieberman are joint recipients of the 2018 Faculty Award for Academic Outreach.

Tue, Apr 3, 2018 | Read story
In zebrafish, the cholera bacterium sets off a surprising flush

Cholera bacteria in gut of zebrafish induces strong intestinal contractions that eventually expel the gut contents.

Mon, Apr 2, 2018 | Read story
Researchers Determine Routes of Respiratory Infectious Disease Transmission on Aircraft

Researchers have studied how passengers move about on aircraft to evaluate potential transmission of respiratory infections.

Sun, Mar 18, 2018 | Read story
Maelstroms in the Heart Confirmed

Imaging technique enables observation of the vortex-like, rotating contractions that underlie life-threatening ventricular fibrillation.

Wed, Feb 21, 2018 | Read story
Chemical Biology to the Forefront

It is show time for the Southeast’s talent in chemical biology – the interdisciplinary field that uses chemistry tools and methods to understand and manipulate biological systems.

Tue, Feb 20, 2018 | Read story
Asteroid “Time Capsules” May Help Explain How Life Started on Earth

Asteroids provide information that could help scientists understand how life originated on Earth.

Fri, Feb 16, 2018 | Read story
Hunting for Leftovers in a Refrigerator Cave

Jenny McGuire collects well-preserved fossils from Natural Trap Cave for her research.

Tue, Feb 13, 2018 | Read story
Hatchet Enzyme, Enabler of Sickness and of Health, Exposed by Neutron Beams

A pioneering glimpse inside elusive cell membranes exposes a major player in cell health but also in hepatitis C and in Alzheimer's.

Mon, Feb 5, 2018 | Read story


Want to Beat Antibiotic-Resistant Superbugs? Rethink Strep Throat Remedies

It's time to develop alternate drugs against small infections as a strategy to slow the antibiotic resistance crisis, Georgia Tech evolutionary bacteriologists say.

Wed, Dec 27, 2017 | Read story
When Physics Gives Evolution a Leg Up by Breaking One

With no biological program to drive it, physics forces multicellular clusters to reproduce and evolve.

Sun, Nov 26, 2017 | Read story
Joshua Weitz Elected AAAS Fellow

For his contributions to the field of viral ecology, Joshua Weitz has been elected a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).

Mon, Nov 20, 2017 | Read story