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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

Summer work experience helped prepare Petit Scholar for cutting edge lab research

For two decades, geneticists have been using computer simulations to reconstruct genes and proteins millions of years old. But do their algorithms really work? A new study says: Yes, and how!

Program offers trainees a wide-angled glimpse of biomedical career options

Eight interdisciplinary teams receive boost for research designed to harness the body’s own potential to heal


In the News

Georgia Tech research cited on Fox News in wake of flooding in South Carolina.
Research from Prausnitz lab could be a big step toward "the precision medicine of tomorrow."
Petit Institute faculty member Steve Stice's vision becoming a reality at UGA.
Researchers, leaders from Petit Institute and Coulter Department featured in Georgia Trend magazine.
A bacterium engineered by Georgia Tech researcher could give health officials an inexpensive way to detect nutritional deficiencies.
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Petit Institute's David Hu wins Harvard's Nobel spoof award for study showing that nearly all mammals take the same amount of time to urinate.
Georgia Tech researchers' slithering snake robot shows promise for search and rescue missions.
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Emory to begin testing microneedle patch developed with Petit Institute researcher Mark Prausnitz
Georgia Tech's Dan Goldman weighs in on the utility and companionship of robotic pets.