The rat race is over: New livestock model for stroke could speed discovery
It is well-known in the medical field that the pig brain shares certain physiological and anatomical similarities with the human brain. So similar are the two that researchers at the University of Georgia’s Regenerative Bioscience Center have developed the first U.S. pig model for stroke treatments, which will provide essential preclinical data and speed the drug discovery process.
UGA cuts ribbon to officially open turfgrass facilities across the state
University of Georgia, state and industry leaders cut the ribbon on Sept. 21 signifying the official openings of three new turfgrass research and education facilities on the Griffin, Tifton and Athens campuses. The largest of the facilities is on the UGA Griffin campus, where the ceremony took place.
UGA and state officials embark on farm tour to probe the university's vital partnership with farmers
University of Georgia President Jere W. Morehead and state leaders learned more about challenges facing Georgia agriculture and Northeast Georgia's farms, nurseries and the agritourism industry Tuesday during the annual farm tour.
UGA Tifton campus hosts International Mini-Summit on Food, Policy and the EnvironmentAuthor: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/01/2014
Peanut production in United States approaches 5,000-7,000 pounds per acre.Author: Clint Thompson Published 09/25/2014
More than 35 international scientists come to Georgia to plan worldwide peanut projects.Author: Christy Fricks Published 08/22/2014
UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences looking to enhance international reputationAuthor: Christy Fricks Published 06/26/2014
Diplomats and agricultural officials, UGA administrators work on rebuilding relationship with Mali.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/30/2014