Brain Circuits Multitask to Detect, Discriminate the Outside World

Atlanta, GA

A new study found that neural circuits in the brain rapidly multitask between detecting and discriminating sensory input, such as headlights in the distance.

Georgia ImmunoEngineering Consortium Aims to Improve Immune Response to Diseases

Atlanta, GA

New research partnership between Emory and Georgia Tech will apply engineering principles to study the immune system

Self-Administration of Flu Vaccine with a Patch May be Feasible, Study Suggests

Atlanta, GA

Microneedle patches may allow self-administration of influenza vaccine, a new study shows.

Personalized Medicine Best Way to Treat Cancer, Study Argues

Atlanta, GA

A new study found evidence that assessing the route to cancer on a case-by-case basis might make more sense than basing a patient’s cancer treatment on commonly disrupted genes and pathways.

Georgia Tech Professor Chairs AAAS Panel on Pandemic Emergency Response

Atlanta, GA

A professor at Georgia Tech has designed software that combines biological data on the pandemic with demographic data of the at-risk population so that health officials can develop a game plan to limit the pandemic’s spread.

Single Chip Device to Provide Real-Time 3-D Images from Inside the Heart and Blood Vessels

Atlanta, GA

Technology has been developed for a catheter-based device that would provide forward-looking, real-time, three-dimensional imaging from inside the heart and blood vessels.

Researchers Hijack Cancer Migration Mechanism to “Move” Brain Tumors

Atlanta, GA

Researchers are fighting brain cancer by hijacking the mechanism the tumors normally use to spread.

Good as Gold

Atlanta, GA

Built for the 1996 Olympics, the Campus Recreation Center helps land Georgia Tech on the Fittest Colleges in America List

In Vitro Innovation: Testing Nanomedicine With Blood Cells On A Microchip

Atlanta, GA

Scientists have engineered a microchip coated with blood vessel cells to learn more about the conditions under which nanoparticles accumulate in the plaque-filled arteries of patients with atherosclerosis, the underlying cause of myocardial infarctio

Georgia Tech hires health IT leader

Atlanta, GA

Associate vice president will oversee research, economic development