News Archive


Origin of Life’s Handedness and Protein Biochemistry

How chiral systems emerged is one of the key questions of origins-of-life research.

Wed, Dec 11, 2019 | Read story
Yellow Jackets: Highly Social Little Stingers

Michael Goodisman studies social behavior of yellow jackets.

Fri, Nov 22, 2019 | Read story
New Scholars for a New Decade

The 2020 scholars are a diverse cohort whose expertise spans a wide range of majors, notes chemistry professor Raquel Lieberman.

Thu, Nov 21, 2019 | Read story
Quantitative Biosciences PhD program featured in Lasker Foundation newsletter on training in 'convergence' science
Thu, Nov 14, 2019 | Media link
Antibiotic-testing platform gets a shot at commercialization

Antibiotic-testing platform developed by a team that includes Peter Yunker gets a shot at commercialization.

Thu, Oct 31, 2019 | Read story
More Honors for David Hu

Recognitions come from U.S. and Chinese groups.

Sun, Oct 27, 2019 | Read story
Southeast Center for Mathematics and Biology introduces first wave of junior researchers

At a center-wide meeting last month, faculty and trainees came together; all members discussed strategic plans for SCMB, and the junior researchers led discussions on the collaborative seed projects.

Fri, Oct 25, 2019 | Read story
Sarah Sundius, 2019-2020 ARCS Scholar Award Fellowship

Congratulations to QBioS doctoral student, Sarah Sundius, who was selected for a 2019-20 ARCS Scholar Award Fellowship.

Fri, Oct 4, 2019 | Read story
Lachance Gets $1.88 million Award

NIH supporting Petit Institute/School of Biological Sciences researcher’s research strategy

Thu, Oct 3, 2019 | Read story
Warming Impedes a Coral Defense, but Hungry Fish Enhance It

Corals exude defenses against bacteria associated with bleaching, but warming disadvantages the defense. Conservation offers limited hope.

Wed, Oct 2, 2019 | Read story
Two Georgia Tech Physicists are APS Fellows

Flavio Fenton and Carlos Silva have been elected as American Physics Society Fellows.

Thu, Sep 26, 2019 | Read story
The Search for Earth 2.0

Chris Reinhard talks about the search for more clues about early Earth and potential Earths among the exoplanets near our solar system.

Tue, Sep 24, 2019 | Read story
May 2019 Workshop on Microbial Games
Mon, Sep 23, 2019 | Read story
Professional Development in Quantitative Biosciences
Mon, Sep 23, 2019 | Read story
Notes from the Director, Fall 2019

Despite their differences, current QBioS student research strives to inject quantitative models and methods into the core of how we discover new principles underlying the structure and function of living systems.

Thu, Sep 19, 2019 | Read story