September 7, 2007 | Research News
UGA researchers discovers how human body fights off African parasite
Now, a team of researchers led by biochemists at the University of Georgia propose that T. b. brucei actually does infect humans but that the infection triggers release of hemoglobin from red blood cells.
April 2, 2007 | General News
UGA and Emory to establish Center for Excellence in Influenza Research and Surveillance
The National Institutes of Health has awarded the University of Georgia a $7.4 million contract to collaborate with Emory University through its new Regional Center for Excellence for Influenza Research and Surveillance.
January 3, 2007 | General News
UGA study underscores importance of rapid response in curtailing disease outbreaks
A new University of Georgia study suggests that rapid detection combined with aggressive education can dramatically curtail outbreaks of emerging infectious disease such as severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS).