KSU scientists awarded grants for research on autism, birth defects (Marietta Daily Journal)
Biologists discuss cutting-edge work
KENNESAW, Ga. (Mar 27, 2017) — Two scientists at Kennesaw State University have been awarded grants to continue their cutting-edge research and developmental biology, research that could have far-reaching applications.
The grant money, totaling $737,364, is to be divided between neuroscientist Martin Hudson and biologist Marcus C. Davis.
A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its more than 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the second-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 126 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu.