New Antimicrobials Could Fight Drug-Resistant MRSA Infection, Georgia State Study Finds

ATLANTA—A novel class of antimicrobials that inhibits the function of a key disease-causing component of bacteria could be effective in fighting methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), one of the major drug-resistant bacterial pathogens, according to researchers at Georgia State University.

Their study showed that small molecule analogs that target the functions of SecA, a central… more »

Northside-Georgia State Partnership Connects Researchers and Clinicians

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Georgia State University and Atlanta’s Northside Hospital have formalized a research partnership that bridges the gap between research and clinical treatment, laying grounds for a new model of “translational healthcare.”

The institutions have integrated their strengths and resources in basic research and clinical capabilities to fill… more »