News Listings

For scientists listening in on the faint whispers of brain neurons, a first-ever robotic technique for cleaning the tiny devices that record the signals could facilitate a new level of automation in neuroscience research.

Six innovative pediatric medical device projects selected for seed grant awards

Royal Society of Biology judged monograph as best postgraduate textbook in 2016

Learning Commons program helping students navigate the challenges of higher education

Funding can focus science on the long game; just ask Will Ratcliff, freshly named a Packard Fellow.

Five more researchers join multidisciplinary team at Petit Institute

Searching for the origins of life, researchers add thickener to the broth

Bleeding disorders could one day be diagnosed by putting platelets through strength tests

Award recognizes his significant career achievements and social responsibility

NIH announces funding for 88 awards on high-impact biomedical research


In the News

L.A. Times: Georgia Tech researchers examine the dangers of getting dirty in the natural world.
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Listen to Petit Institute researcher David Hu discuss his latest research on NPR's Science Friday.
Hu's research finds that body hair helps keep animals clean and could inspire self-cleaning technologies.
Petit Institute faculty member David Hu's groundbreaking research featured in The New York Times.
Georgia Tech researchers describe peculiar ‘active material’ ability of fire ants in new paper.
Petit Institute founding director to be honored for pioneering leadership at World Stem Cell Summit