News Archive


Petit Institute Seed Grants Awarded to Three Teams

Annual funding program supports diverse range of interdisciplinary research projects

Tue, Jul 2, 2019 | Read story


Cracking the Code

Petit Institute researchers developing new technologies to battle cancer

Fri, Sep 21, 2018 | Read story
Rubbing Shoulders with the Giants

BioEngineering/BME grad student Dennis Zhou invited to attend annual meeting of Nobel Laureates

Sat, Mar 10, 2018 | Read story
Thomas Wins Biomaterials Honor

Petit Institute researcher selected for 2018 Young Investigator Award

Fri, Jan 12, 2018 | Read story


Riding the Next Wave

Georgia Tech leading the effort to develop manufacturing expertise and expand cell therapies

Fri, Dec 8, 2017 | Read story
Boost for Breast Cancer Research

Petit Institute researcher Susan Thomas awarded funding from It’s the Journey and Georgia CORE

Fri, Dec 1, 2017 | Read story
Technology Developed at Petit Institute Gets Test Run

Portable 3-D scanner developed in lab of Brandon Dixon assesses patients with elephantiasis

Mon, Oct 16, 2017 | Read story
Digging Deeper into RSV

Santangelo lab makes startling discovery in research of common, widespread virus.

Mon, Oct 9, 2017 | Read story
Training the Next Generation

Georgia Tech wins NIH grant to develop new wave of ImmunoEngineers

Tue, Oct 3, 2017 | Read story
Researchers join the Cancer Systems Biology Consortium with $3.2 Million NCI Grant

Will study metabolic features predictive of tumor response in head and neck cancers

Thu, Sep 21, 2017 | Read story
Engineering Research Center Will Help Expand Use of Therapies Based on Living Cells

A $20 million engineering research center will help expand the uses of cell-based therapies.

Tue, Sep 12, 2017 | Read story
First Possible Drug Treatment for Lymphedema

Petit Institute researcher Brandon Dixon contributes to groundbreaking Stanford-led study

Wed, May 10, 2017 | Read story
Exosomes Have a Sense of Urgency

New research from Dixon and Vannberg labs illuminate critical role of courier nanoparticles

Mon, Apr 24, 2017 | Read story
The Perfect Patient

Rob Mannino is poised to advance the field of mobile health technology

Tue, Apr 18, 2017 | Read story
Self-Repaired Eyesight

Stem cell treatment may restore vision to patients with damaged corneas

Fri, Mar 17, 2017 | Read story