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Jordan lab research probes the safety of revolutionary mitochondrial replacement therapy

Tech researchers use collaboration to push the frontiers of advanced materials research.

Jahizreal Aquart takes third in international science fair as the Georgia Tech program completes another year

Tech researchers have a new theory on why flamingos stand and sleep on one leg.

Petit Institute researcher Brandon Dixon contributes to groundbreaking Stanford-led study

Petit Institute founding director recognized with national education and mentorship award named in his honor

Petit Institute researcher wins award from Emory School of Medicine

Kathleen Bates wins Chris Ruffin Student Leadership Award at fourth annual bioengineering program event

BME grad student will study cutting edge imaging technique at University of Lausanne in Switzerland


In the News

Petit Institute lab of Andrés García combines hydrogel material with protein to boost blood vessel growth
New transplant technology developed in Petit Institute could benefit diabetes patients
Georgia Tech/Emory researchers explain how flamingoes can sleep while standing on one leg
In the New York Times: Georgia Tech/Emory study could inspire improvements in robotics and powered prosthetics
New study from Georgia Tech and Emory researchers provides revolutionary insights into the flamingo's one-legged posture.
Flamingos expend less energy standing on one leg than in a two-legged stance, scientists have confirmed.
Humans consider standing on one leg something best done in a yoga class. Flamingos, on the other hand, consider it the most comfortable sleeping position.