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Emory-developed COVID-19 vaccine safe, effective in animal models

Feb 4, 2021 12:00 AM

Researchers at Yerkes National Primate Research Center and Emory Vaccine Center have developed a COVID-19 vaccine that has proven safe and effective in mice and monkeys. From the 2020 GPB-Emory television series Your Fantastic Mind, a segment on Rama Amara and his team of researchers are taking what they know from HIV-related vaccine efforts and translating it into a potential vaccine for COVID-19. Dr. Amara is an IMP and MMG faculty member.
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Researcher Looks to Plants in Search for New Antibiotics

Jan 11, 2021 12:00 AM

At Emory University in Atlanta, Cassandra Quave leads a team of botanists, pharmacologists, microbiologists, and natural product chemists, who bring different perspectives to the search for new antibiotics. Dr. Quave is a faculty member in the MMG and MSP Programs.
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National Academy of Inventors names Emory’s David Stephens and Lanny Liebeskind as fellows

Dec 8, 2020 12:00 AM

Two longtime Emory University academic and research leaders, David Stephens and Lanny Liebeskind, have been named 2020 fellows of the National Academy of Inventors, the highest professional distinction accorded to academic inventors. Dr. Stephens is an IMP and MMG faculty member and Dr. Liebeskind is the Interim GDBBS Director.
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