Technique to More Effectively Diagnose and Treat Cancer Developed by Georgia State Researchers

ATLANTA—A method to better trace changes in cancers and treatment of the prostate and lung without the limitations associated with radiation has been developed by Georgia State University researchers.

Their findings were published Wednesday, Nov. 17 in Scientific Reports by Nature.

The researchers developed a new imaging agent they named ProCA1.GRPR, and demonstrated… more »

Georgia State Scientist Gets $1.675 Million to Study Link between Cancer and DNA Replication, Repair

ATLANTA—Ivaylo Ivanov, associate professor of chemistry at Georgia State University, has received a five-year, $1.675 million federal grant to study how problems with DNA replication and repair may lead to cancer susceptibility and inheritable genetic diseases.

The project is funded by the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health… more »

Researchers Receive $1.1 Million NSF Grant to Study Properties of Stars with Telescope Array

MOUNT WILSON, Calif.—Georgia State University’s Center for High Angular Resolution (CHARA) has been awarded a three-year, $1,118,493 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to fund the second phase of the development of Adaptive Optics (AO) for its six-telescope CHARA Array.

CHARA’s research focuses on how stars are created, how they live, how they die… more »