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Aug. 29 2017

UGA research and public service units recognized in economic prosperity competition

Three University of Georgia units have been named finalists in a competition recognizing innovative programs that develop economic prosperity locally and beyond.

Mar. 2 2017

Shades of Green: Scientists and engineers help turn ocean plastic into new products

Engineers and polymer scientists with the UGA's New Materials Institute help a company turn ocean plastics into new consumer products.

Jan. 30 2017

UGA scores big at latest Georgia Bio awards

University of Georgia faculty and staff were honored with multiple awards by Georgia's life sciences industry association, Georgia Bio, at its 2017 Annual Awards Dinner on Jan. 26 in Atlanta.

Apr. 1 2016

University of Georgia joins fabric revolution

The University of Georgia is a partner in a new national public-private consortium to revolutionize the fiber and textiles industry through commercialization of highly functional, advanced fibers and textiles for the defense and commercial markets. The partnership, called Advanced Functional Fabrics of America, or AFFOA, was announced today by the Department of Defense.

Mar. 25 2016

UGA’s Thinc. Week entrepreneurial showcase begins March 28

From a marathon game development competition to starting a home-based business to running a biotechnology startup, Thinc. Week, held March 28 to April 1, will offer the University of Georgia community an opportunity to learn what it takes to move an idea from inspiration to business.

Feb. 3 2016

University of Georgia to collaborate with GeoVax on Zika vaccine

The University of Georgia announced today that it has entered into a collaborative research agreement with GeoVax Labs Inc. to develop and test a vaccine to prevent the emerging and virulent Zika virus infection.

Dec. 16 2015

Two UGA faculty members named National Academy of Inventors Fellows

The National Academy of Inventors has named two University of Georgia faculty members to the 2015 class of NAI Fellows.

Jun. 16 2015

University of Georgia ranks among top 100 universities worldwide for US patents

The University of Georgia is ranked among the top 100 universities worldwide for the number of U.S. utility patents granted in 2014, according to a list released today by the National Academy of Inventors and the Intellectual Property Owners Association.

Apr. 27 2015

Noted NMR, metabolomics researcher Art Edison named GRA Eminent Scholar at UGA

One of the leading experts on nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, a powerful non-invasive technology used to study biological systems, and metabolomics, an emerging field that offers scientists a broader understanding of life processes, is joining the faculty at the University of Georgia as its newest Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar.

Mar. 3 2015

UGA licensing and startup programs combine as Innovation Gateway

In a move to streamline the path from laboratory and field to market, the University of Georgia has merged its technology licensing and startup programs to create a combined unit called Innovation Gateway.

Jan. 28 2015

UGA to add glycoscience researcher Robert Haltiwanger as newest GRA Eminent Scholar

One of the nation's leading glycobiology researchers will join the University of Georgia faculty this fall as its newest Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar.

Dec. 17 2014

UGA faculty named National Academy of Inventors Fellows

The National Academy of Inventors has named two emeritus University of Georgia faculty members to the 2014 class of NAI Fellows.

Nov. 4 2014

Second annual Bioenergy Day @ UGA to welcome seventh graders

More than 400 Athens seventh-graders will experience firsthand how wood and other plant biomass generate energy at the second annual Bioenergy Day @ UGA on Nov. 12 from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the State Botanical Garden.

May. 9 2014

Licensing agreement speeds access to UGA research tools, benefits life science research

In the course of their research, investigators at the University of Georgia frequently develop rare and unique materials, reagents, and tools for very specific purposes related to their own research. Now, through a new master licensing agreement between the University of Georgia Research Foundation, Inc. and KeraFAST, investigators at universities, other nonprofit life science research institutions, and for-profit organizations around the globe will have speedy access to these one-of-a-kind materials.

Apr. 10 2014

Georgia BioBusiness Center to showcase UGA startup companies

The Georgia BioBusiness Center, the University of Georgia's startup incubator, will hold its annual Startup Showcase on Tuesday, April 15, from 5:30-7 p.m. The event will be held at the UGA Center for Applied Genetic Technologies, located at 111 Riverbend Road. All UGA faculty, staff, students and the public are invited to attend.

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