News Listings

Funding can focus science on the long game; just ask Will Ratcliff, freshly named a Packard Fellow.

Five more researchers join multidisciplinary team at Petit Institute

Searching for the origins of life, researchers add thickener to the broth

Bleeding disorders could one day be diagnosed by putting platelets through strength tests

Award recognizes his significant career achievements and social responsibility

NIH announces funding for 88 awards on high-impact biomedical research

Five weeks in Barcelona adds visual dimension to grad student's research

A bacterial warrior the only one of its kind? This enzyme is "wacko" in the ways it breaks down a poison related to TNT.

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and the Georgia Institute of Technology announced a $5 million grant from The Imlay Foundation to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta for the development of pediatric therapies.

Petit Institute researcher in first cohort to receive new award for early-career scientists


In the News

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Listen to Petit Institute researcher David Hu discuss his latest research on NPR's Science Friday.
Hu's research finds that body hair helps keep animals clean and could inspire self-cleaning technologies.
Petit Institute faculty member David Hu's groundbreaking research featured in The New York Times.
Georgia Tech researchers describe peculiar ‘active material’ ability of fire ants in new paper.
Petit Institute founding director to be honored for pioneering leadership at World Stem Cell Summit
Georgia Tech researchers discover ants’ ability to simultaneously assume solid and liquid attributes.