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GRU researching liver cancer target

...of inflammation in cancer could provide a unique target for deadly liver cancer and potentially other cancers as well, a researcher at Georgia Regents University Cancer Center said.Dr. Anatolij Horuzsko has a $1.6 million grant from the National Cancer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-24/gru-researching-liver-cancer
Feds reduce to Ga. hospitals' funding over harm to patients

...and other complications that are considered avoidable, Kaiser Health News reported.Dr. Eric Schneider, a Boston health researcher, told Kaiser that research has demonstrated that medical errors can be reduced through a number of techniques. But "there's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-23/feds-reduce-ga-hospitals
Grant through Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation moves up GRU cancer trials for kids

...Cancer Center speed up the start of a clinical trial for kids with brain tumors who are out of good options for treatment.GRU researcher Theodore Johnson hopes his immunotherapy approach, which was first discovered at Medical College of Georgia in a lab he worked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-12-09/grant-through-alexs-lemon
Science proves men lose their heads over high heels

...heel size exerts a powerful effect on men's behavior," says the study's author, Nicolas Gueguen, a behavioral science researcher. "Simply put, they make women more beautiful." Raised shoes have an unglamorous beginning: worn first by Egyptian butchers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-13/science-proves-men-lose-their-heads
Thanksgiving trumps Black Friday for deals

...on the holiday compared with just nine on Black Friday, according to an analysis of promotions for The Associated Press by researcher Market Track.And on the Web, discounts will be deeper on the holiday. Online prices on Thanksgiving are expected to be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-26/thanksgiving-trumps-black-
Price spikes for once-cheap generic drugs draw scrutiny from Senate lawmakers

...generics, which have traditionally fallen over time. An analysis of 280 common generic drugs by University of Minnesota researcher Stephen Schondelmeyer found that roughly a third recorded prices increases in 2013.Dr. Aaron Kesselheim of Harvard Medical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-20/price-spikes-once-cheap-ge
Tiny Gibraltar faces herculean task against World Cup champion Germany

...their dogs sometimes stop and watch.Like Chipolina, Lopez combines playing the sport he loves with a full-time job, as a researcher for the Ministry of Sports in Gibraltar. He works 9-5 and goes training with his local team three of four times a week...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-11-12/tiny-gibraltar-faces
HPV vaccine safe, effective over eight years

...cancer has proven safe and effective over eight years, which should spur more people to get it, a Georgia Regents University researcher said.In the longest follow-up yet of boys and girls who received the quadrivalent vaccine against strains of human papillomavirus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-18/hpv-vaccine-safe-effective-o
Columbia County records researcher charged

A courthouse researcher was charged with the theft of public documents after records related to the ownership of a storm-damaged road in Barrington subdivision...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-06-17/columbia-county-record
To improve 'woefully dated' Aiken County schools, '1 Cent Makes Sense'

...expansion, a new master-planned community, high-tech jobs and even large-scale manufacturing, the role of the market researcher really is quite simple: Identify a market with specific amenities and quality-of-life characteristics that empirically...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-10-19/improve-woefully