Preventing the Next Pandemic
Using an innovative strategy he developed against influenza, professor Baozhong Wang is developing a universal vaccine to protect against all coronaviruses.
Imaging using the agent could help researchers diagnose liver disease earlier and identify disease regression during treatment.
A combination of two substances secreted by the immune system can cure and prevent rotavirus infection, as well as potentially treat other viral infections that target epithelial cells.
The team aims to use fMRI data to help psychiatrists predict response to medication, helping get patients on the right prescription sooner.
The team is working to harness deep learning and artificial intelligence to learn more about how mental illness and other disorders affect the brain.
Christopher Basler, professor and director of the Center for Microbial Pathogenesis in the Institute for Biomedical Sciences at Georgia State University, has received a $100,000 COVID-19 Fast Grant to study enzymes that are critical for the replication of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.
University faculty set an institutional record, earning $150.2 million in research funding in fiscal year 2020.
The technology is anticipated to provide several benefits, including fast turnaround time and greatly decreased false negative outcomes.
Dr. Christopher Basler, professor and director of the Center for Microbial Pathogenesis in the Institute for Biomedical Sciences at Georgia State University, has received a five-year, $2.94 million federal grant to study unique features of Ebola and Marburg viruses that control how the virus family expresses its genes and escapes immune responses.