Quick Facts

Georgia State University discoveries are affecting and improving our world as our researchers work with local, national, and global collaborators to:

  • Prolong the life of fruits, vegetables, and flowers
  • Reduce suffering associated with chronic diseases
  • Develop vaccines for defense against disease-producing organisms
  • Create safer and more effective treatments for cancer patients

Recent licensed products include:

  • A wireless water usage metering system, which can be utilized in commercial buildings to detect system leakages as small as 1/10 of a gallon
  • An antigen for B virus, a virus living in non-human primates that can pose a threat to researchers who are accidentally exposed to the virus
  • A potentially transformative solution for extending the shelf-life of fruits and vegetables

Georgia State holds more than 150 patents

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