From the Wire: R&D 2017

Site Connects Patients with Clinical Trials December 2016—One of the significant advantages of living near a major research university with an academic medical center is the access to clinical trials, which are vital to developing treatment options...

Out of the Lab: Serving Up Literacy

The Augusta University Literacy Center, a program that aims to deliver literacy-related community service, sits in the backyard of Newman Tennis Center, home of Jaguar tennis. During tutoring sessions, students at the Literacy Center have always...

Hijacked Cells

Study Probes Cause of Periodontal Disease Dental College of Georgia periodontist is probing a case of hijacking in an attempt to cut the perpetrators off at the pass. The hijackers are oral bacteria – microorganisms that wreak havoc in the gums...

That Sense of Closure

Whether he’s talking about his day job at his biotech company or his other day job scouring oceans and jungles across the world for downed warplanes, the common thread is clear. “It’s all about the impact those two things can have on people,” says...

Just Breathe

“Take a soda straw and just breathe through it, and that is what it’s like,” says Dr. Paul M. Weinberger. “It’s shocking.” And it can be deadly. The day Debbie Anderson really felt it, she didn’t know whether to call 911 or husband Mark. The...

Anything but Typical

You might think you’ve read this story before. In a way, you have. In part, it’s about a student of modest means pushed to his limits by his education. Challenged every step of the way, the student finds a place to flourish, rises to the top and...

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