Researchers Help Design Easy-to-Open, Child-Resistant Medicine Bottle

Atlanta, GA

Georgia Tech researchers have helped design an easy-to-open medicine bottle for a Pfizer medication.

Georgia Tech researchers study aging with disabilities

Atlanta, GA

The Georgia Tech has received a five-year $4.6 million grant to increase understanding of the aging process for people with disabilities and use data gleaned from the study to develop technologies that will benefit them and others.

New Technology That Sorts Cells by Stiffness May Help Spot Disease

Atlanta, GA

Researchers have developed a new technology to sort human cells according to their stiffness, which might one day help doctors identify certain diseases in patients, according to a new study.

‘Brain Training’ May Boost Working Memory, But Not Intelligence

Atlanta, GA

Study suggests that brain training programs may help memory, but won’t bring any benefits to the kind of intelligence that helps you reason and solve problems.

Cells Prefer Nanodiscs Over Nanorods

Atlanta, GA

Researchers have discovered that under typical culture conditions, mammalian cells prefer disc-shaped nanoparticles over those shaped like rods.

Tiny Bottles and Melting Corks: Temperature Regulates a New Delivery System for Drugs and Fragrances

Atlanta, GA

Research have made microscopic, bottle-like structures with corks that melt at precisely-controlled temperatures, which could potentially release drugs inside the body.

Researchers Determine Protein Structure for New Antimicrobial Target

Atlanta, GA

A study of protein membranes could provide drug designers with a new target for anti-microbial compounds.

U.S Secretary of Commerce Tours Georgia Tech-Based Medical Innovation Center

Atlanta, GA

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker on Aug. 23 visited Georgia Tech, including the Global Center for Medical Innovation (GCMI).