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New Stem-Cell Based Stroke Treatment Repairs Damaged Brain Tissue


A team of researchers at the University of Georgia's Regenerative Bioscience Center and ArunA Biomedical, a UGA startup company, have developed a new treatment for stroke that reduces brain damage and accelerates the brain's natural healing...
14-Feb-2018 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Researchers Identify Gene That Improves Plant Growth and Conversion to Biofuels

A research team led by the University of Georgia has discovered that manipulation of the same gene in poplar trees and switchgrass produced plants that grow better and are more efficiently converted to biofuels.
12-Feb-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Phone-Delivered Therapy Reduces Depression in People Living with HIV

Interpersonal psychotherapy is a common, in-person treatment for depression, but new research from the University of Georgia found that this type of one-on-one therapy can be successfully delivered over the telephone.
1-Feb-2018 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

New Magnet-Based Drug Delivery System Shows Promise for Cancer Treatment

A team of researchers at the University of Georgia has developed a non-invasive method of delivering drugs directly to cancerous tissue using magnetic forces, a form of treatment that could significantly reduce the toxic side effects of chemotherapy.
31-Jan-2018 3:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

Parasites and Hosts May Respond Differently to a Warmer World


Organisms infected by parasites may respond differently to changes in temperature than their uninfected counterparts, according to new research from the University of Georgia.
9-Jan-2018 3:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

After 75 years, UGA returns to the Rose Bowl

The connections between UGA’s 1942 football team and 2017 football team are deep.
19-Dec-2017 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Researchers Find New Genes That Regulate Blood Pressure

Researchers at the University of Georgia have identified several new genes that influence how the body regulates blood pressure.
19-Dec-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Reddit Discussion Gives a Clearer Picture of What It’s Like to Be Poor

In a recently published study which drew its data from Reddit, a social media and discussion website, University of Georgia researchers got a clearer picture of what being poor in America is like.
14-Dec-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Five Things to Know About the Winter Olympics


11-Feb-2018 7:05 PM EST

Don’t Play Chicken—Why Government Shutdowns Are Bad for the Country


7-Feb-2018 8:05 AM EST

Four Smart Moves to Make with 2018 Tax Reform Paycheck Bump


5-Feb-2018 2:05 PM EST

Four Things to Know About Facebook’s New Algorithm


30-Jan-2018 8:05 AM EST

Experts Predict Another Good Year for Georgia’s Economy; Growth to Outpace the Nation


Georgia’s growth rate will outpace the national average in 2018, according to experts. The state’s employment will rise by 2 percent, nearly twice the 1.1 percent gain expected for the nation.
14-Dec-2017 2:45 PM EST

Communication Law Experts Available to Comment on Net Neutrality

14-Dec-2017 2:30 PM EST

Medicine and Public Health in Nuclear War Diplomacy and Response

7-Sep-2017 2:05 PM EDT

Expert Q&A: North Korea Is a Rational Actor


5-Jul-2017 9:05 AM EDT

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