Posts by: Amy Ware

The university’s intellectual property licensing and startup support function streamline the path from the laboratory or field to the marketplace, ensuring that UGA research discoveries reach their full potential for public benefit.

The National Academy of Inventors has named a University of Georgia faculty member who is a leading researcher in regenerative medicine to the 2017 class of NAI Fellows.

By Allyson Mann The University of Georgia climbed seven spots to No. 54 among all U.S. universities, colleges and research institutions in the latest National Science Foundation Higher Education Research and Development rankings. “This is dramatic progress,” said Vice President for Research David Lee....

An honor bestowed by their peers for “scientifically or socially distinguished efforts to advance science or its applications."

NSF award will enhance startup services

Dennis E. Kyle is the new director of the Center for Tropical and Emerging Global Diseases and the Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar in Antiparasitic Drug Discovery. He discusses research into malaria and other diseases. What do we mean by “tropical and emerging diseases”? These are human and animal...

A common gut bacterium’s reliance on hydrogen presents a pathway to potential new treatment for gastric cancers, which kill more than 700,000 people per year, according to a study led by UGA researchers. The study shows how the bacterium Helicobacter pylori uses hydrogen as an energy source to inject a toxin known...

Half of all workers say they found their current job through a friend or social acquaintance. But although these “job-referral networks” help make the labor market more efficient, they also tend to have an “old boys’ club” character and perpetuate inequality, according to new research from the University of...

By Beth Gavrilles Photo: Paul Efland Above: Laurie Fowler (left, with a former student in 2000) has been instrumental in forging a water management plan for the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint water basin. Whether negotiating whitewater rapids in her kayak, taking an early-morning swim across a lake or hiking beside...

Animals and humans are linked together in the fight against antibiotic resistance.