St George’s University

Symcel, TiKa Diagnostics and St. George’s partner

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Symcel, the company behind a cell-based assay tool for real-time cellular bioenergetic measurements, calScreener, has partnered with TiKa Diagnostics and St. George’s University of London for the use of its microcalorimetry technology in testing mycobacteria and for antimicrobial peptide (AMP) studies. The rapid detection of antimicrobial resistance is now crucial to maximize efforts in controlling the prevalence and spread of drug resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb). Moreover, the development of novel agents, such as AMPs, able to combat superbugs and interfere with biofilm formation, has become a key necessity.  

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SGU Public Health M.P.H. program reaccredited

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

St. George’s University (SGU), based in True Blue, Grenada, has announced that its Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) program received accreditation from the Council on Education for Public Health for seven more years—the maximum reaccreditation term. The accreditation will empower SGU’s Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine to continue educating leaders in the global health community.

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