Promoting research & discovery in the battle against infectious diseases. Cancer, cardiovascular and neurodegenerative diseases, stroke, cell signaling and disease states and translational research are also components of the mission of the CDD.
Read a message from Director, Dr. Vasu Nair.
February 17 CDD Faculty Presentation
CDD faculty will meet on Monday, February 17 at 3:30 p.m. in Room 301 of the Pharmacy South Building. Dr. Melissa Lambeth Kemp, Associate Professor in the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Tech and Emory University, will give a research presentation.
All CDD meetings are open to the public.
Congratulations to CDD members Dr. Mandi Murph who was awarded an NIH (NCI) grant entitled “Altered microRNA as a biomarker for the onset of obesity related women’s cancers,” and Dr. Raj Govindarajan for his NCI grant entitled "Nucleoside transporter-Connexin Interplay in pancreatic cancer chemotherapy."