Clemson to offer post-grad degrees in growing medical biophysics field

Clemson University will offer both master’s and doctoral degrees in medical biophysics to enable current students and those already working in health care to prepare for entry or advancement in a growing number of health care-related fields, including pharmaceuticals, biotech […]

Hunting for COVID-19 variants

Hunting for COVID-19 variants

The Delta variant of COVID-19 arrived in late July and now accounts for at least 90 percent of the positive cases collected at Clemson University, according to an ongoing study at the university. “The viral load in the Delta samples […]

New $10.6M Clemson research initiative seeks genetic answers to human disease

Funding positions Center for Human Genetics, Greenwood Genetic Center collaboration as a global leader in the scientific advancement of human genetics. Genetic networks define an individual’s unique characteristics that – coupled with lifestyle habits and other environmental factors – determine […]

Clemson researcher studies cancer in fellowship through School of Health

Hugo Sanabria is researching cancerous genetic mutations and personalized medicine to treat cancer as part of an embedded fellowship within the Prisma Health Cancer Institute. Sanabria, an associate professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy, has been named the newest Clemson University School of Health Research (CUSHR) Faculty Fellow.

Statewide team lands five years of funding for biomedical research

A group of South Carolina researchers working on new treatments for a variety of illnesses ranging from diabetes to heart disease cheered the decision to grant five years of funding to a biomedical research center based at Clemson University. The National Institute of General Medical Sciences is providing $5.7 million to the South Carolina Bioengineering Center for Regeneration and Formation of Tissues. It’s the institute’s third round of competitive funding for the center, also called SCBioCRAFT.

Bioengineering professor sees success in research and mentoring program

In just three short years, William Richardson has gone from a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Virginia to an assistant professor in Clemson University’s bioengineering department and a junior investigator for the South Carolina Center for Translational Research Improving […]

$11 million NIH grant creates new center for musculoskeletal research

With an $11 million grant from the National Institutes of Health Center for Biomedical Research Excellence, Clemson University has launched the South Carolina Center for Translational Research Improving Musculoskeletal Health, or SC-TRIMH, a new research center that will bring together scientists from across South Carolina to change the way musculoskeletal disorders are diagnosed, treated and even studied.