News Archive


Making Sense of the Neural Network

GTNeuro researchers on the cutting edge are exploring the frontier between our ears

Sun, Feb 26, 2017 | Read story
More Brainpower for Petit Institute

Seven new faculty members, including several neuro-researchers, join growing interdisciplinary community

Sun, Feb 26, 2017 | Read story
Suddath Symposium gets into the Brain

25th annual gathering at the Petit Institute featured ground-breaking research in neuroscience

Thu, Feb 23, 2017 | Read story
Brain-computer Interface Allows Fast, Accurate Typing by People with Paralysis

High performance brain-to-computer interface

Tue, Feb 21, 2017 | Read story
Raquel Lieberman Is Having A Great Year, and It’s Only February

Raquel Lieberman, associate professor at the School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, is having the Best. Winter. Ever.

Sun, Feb 19, 2017 | Read story
BME Team Reaches InVenture Finals

CauteryGuard among six teams vying for $20,000 top prize

Tue, Feb 14, 2017 | Read story
Weaver Wins JDRF Fellowship

Petit Institute postdoc working to find a cure for type 1 diabetes

Sun, Feb 12, 2017 | Read story
From the Lab of David Hu
Petit Institute researchers unravel the mystery of a frog's super-soft, super-sticky tongue
Thu, Feb 9, 2017 | Media link
A Frog's Slapshot and Saliva
In the New York Times: Who knew that a frog playing an electronic game could lead to a groundbreaking discovery?
Wed, Feb 8, 2017 | Media link
A Joint Effort

Trio of Petit Institute labs link tendon overuse injury to degenerative changes in shoulder cartilage

Tue, Feb 7, 2017 | Read story
High Speed Adhesive
The super sticky frog tongue grabs wet, hairy, slippery surfaces better than engineered adhesives.
Tue, Feb 7, 2017 | Media link
Ajit Yoganathan Presented with Tamil’s Information Lifetime Achievement Award

Founder and Director of the Center for Innovative Cardiovascular Technologies

Mon, Feb 6, 2017 | Read story
DNA “Barcoding” Allows Rapid Testing of Nanoparticles for Therapeutic Delivery

Researchers have developed a new technique for rapidly screening the ability of nanoparticles to selectively deliver therapeutic genes to specific organs of the body.

Mon, Feb 6, 2017 | Read story
Cholera Bacteria Stab and Poison Enemies so Predictably

The actions of bacteria locked in battle are nearly as calculable as a chemical reaction.

Sun, Feb 5, 2017 | Read story
Why So Sticky?
Georgia Tech doctoral student Alexis Noel discovers frog tongues are among the softest biological substances ever measured.
Fri, Feb 3, 2017 | Media link