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A high magnification micrograph of "cryptitis" in a case of Crohn's disease, colorized with an H&E stain and enhanced with post-processing. (Courtesy Wikimedia author Nephron)

School of Biological Sciences Patton Professor Greg Gibson joins Emory colleague in addressing the need for more diverse genetic risk assessments — conducting the largest genome sequencing yet for African-Americans with IBD and Crohn's disease.


Vinayak Agarwal

Honor helps School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Biological Sciences assistant professor keep studying marine natural products while developing related new curricula for undergraduates


SURE Internships attracts qualified under-represented minority and women students into graduate school in the fields of engineering and science.

On and off Georgia Tech’s campus, there are countless opportunities for undergraduate students to gain practical skills, connections with industry leaders, and hands-on experience through research and internship opportunities.


Microstructure of snake belly scales

The mesmerizing flow of a sidewinder moving across desert sands has captivated biologists for centuries, but questions remained about how the snakes produce their unique motion.


Upcoming Events

Mar
01
2021
Join NOVID app founder and Carnegie Mellon professor Po-Shen Loh for a special virtual talk exploring the math and science behind NOVID, which goes beyond contact tracing to notify users before they may be exposed to Covid-19.
Mar
11
2021
Biological Sciences Seminar by Carey Nadell, Ph.D.
Mar
13 to 27
2021
The Atlanta Science Festival returns March 13-27, 2021 with 80+ virtual, self-guided, and outdoor events for curious kids and adults.
Mar
15
2021
Georgia Tech is proud to honor the legacy of a great alumnus and civic leader, former Atlanta Mayor Ivan Allen Jr. The Ivan Allen Jr. Prize for Social Courage shines a light on those around the world who bravely act to improve the human condition.