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Big Dreams for BME Teams

TINA and Hera Health using Round One experience to build for the future

Mon, Apr 17, 2017 | Read story
Behind the Iron Curtain: How Methane-Making Microbes Kept the Early Earth Warm

A new study shows how methane may have warmed the early Earth.

Sun, Apr 16, 2017 | Read story
Responsible Science
Committee led by Petit Institute founding director issues call for action to ensure research integrity
Fri, Apr 14, 2017 | Media link
Best Practices
Petit Institute founding director Bob Nerem helping illuminate path to more responsible research
Fri, Apr 14, 2017 | Media link
Reducing Worry and Waste

Startup supported by Atlantic Pediatric Device Consortium making it easier to detect harmless heart murmurs

Thu, Apr 13, 2017 | Read story
Research Governance
New Report: U.S. research community needs to do a better job of both investigating misconduct allegations and promoting ethical conduct
Thu, Apr 13, 2017 | Media link
García to lead SFB
Petit Institute researcher announced as president-elect of Society For Biomaterials
Thu, Apr 13, 2017 | Media link
Strategic Hair
Research from Georgia Tech: Honeybees are extremely hairy so they can carry as much pollen as possible
Wed, Apr 12, 2017 | Media link
NPR Feature: Research Integrity
Petit Institute founding director Bob Nerem weighs in on updating scientific standards
Wed, Apr 12, 2017 | Media link
Making Their Pitch
BME student teams pitch startup ideas for tech companies to investors.
Mon, Apr 10, 2017 | Media link
This Synthetic Cartilage Can Give Arthritis Sufferers a Full Range of Motion
Cartiva implants, which expand inside the bones of your joints, would replace metal plates.
Mon, Apr 10, 2017 | Media link
Students Pitch to Potential Investors at Round One

Alpha Kappa Psi (AKPsi) represents one of Tech’s premier co-ed professional business fraternity. Learn more about the organization and their events below.

Mon, Apr 3, 2017 | Read story
A "Gut Reaction" to Georgia Tech Biology Research

The National Science Foundation creates podcast from Tech research.

Sun, Apr 2, 2017 | Read story
Scientists Just Discovered how Bees Clean Themselves — And the Slow-mo Footage is Mesmerizing
Bees perform a crucial function for nature by pollinating crops. Now, researches out of Georgia Tech have explored how they keep themselves clean while dealing with that messy pollen.
Fri, Mar 31, 2017 | Media link
Hair Spacing Keeps Honeybees Clean During Pollination

A honeybee can carry up to 30 percent of its body weight in pollen because of the strategic spacing of its nearly three million hairs.

Mon, Mar 27, 2017 | Read story