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Researchers Discover Genetic Links to Size of Brain Structures

Five genetic variants that influence the size of structures within the human brain have been discovered by an international team that included a Georgia State University researcher.
23-Jan-2015 9:40 AM EST

CNCR Debuts Database of U.S. Restorative Justice Legislation

The Consortium on Negotiation and Conflict Resolution (CNCR) at Georgia State University College of Law has introduced a downloadable database detailing state-by-state use of restorative justice in the criminal justice system.
22-Jan-2015 2:20 PM EST

Stopping Rotavirus

A team of researchers at Georgia State's Institute for Biomedical Sciences has found a novel method to prevent and cure rotavirus, which kills about 500,000 children each year.
14-Jan-2015 11:00 AM EST

Web-Based Training Program Reduces Likelihood of College-Age Men Becoming Involved In Sexual Assaults

A Georgia State University School of Public Health researcher's web-based training program has been proven to not only reduce the likelihood of college-age men becoming involved in sexual assaults, but also to intervene to stop an assault from...
14-Jan-2015 6:00 AM EST

Researchers Discover New “Trick” Steroids Use To Suppress Inflammation


A new “trick” steroids use to suppress inflammation, which could be used to make new anti-inflammatory drugs without the harmful side effects of steroids, has been discovered by researchers at Georgia State University.
13-Jan-2015 11:00 AM EST

Georgia State Receives Contract to Provide Mental Health First Aid Training For State’s Youth

Georgia State University’s School of Public Health has received a five-year, $800,000 contract from the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) to coordinate Youth Mental Health First Aid Training (YMHFA) and other professional development efforts...
12-Jan-2015 11:00 AM EST

Researchers Make New Discoveries In Key Pathway For Neurological Diseases

A new intermediate step and unexpected enzymatic activity in a metabolic pathway in the body, which could lead to new drug design for psychiatric and neurodegenerative diseases, has been discovered by researchers at Georgia State University.
7-Jan-2015 1:00 PM EST

Pfizer Grants Georgia State $850k To Combat Smoking In China

Pfizer Inc. has granted nearly $850,000 to Georgia State University’s School of Public Health to partner with Chinese health officials to expand tobacco control efforts to major cities in China.
5-Jan-2015 10:00 AM EST

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