Spotlight: Award-winning experts
Lynch wins lifetime achievement award
Michael Lynch is the winner of the 2022 Genetics Society of America Thomas Hunt Morgan Medal.
Lim receives faculty research award
Efrem Lim is the recipient of the ASU Alumni Association’s 2022 Faculty Research Achievement Award for sequencing and tracking SARS CoV-2 variants for the state since the start of the pandemic.
ASU researchers named Senior Members of the National Academy of Inventors
The National Academy of Inventors (NAI) has named Arizona State University Deputy Director Stephen Munk and professor Bertram Jacobs to the February 2022 class of Senior Members.
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Arizona Edition: COVID Numbers Up, Driven by Omicron Variants
The Arizona Department of Health Services reported 307 new covid cases in Yuma County in its July 13 weekly report. 53 cases were reported for the week in La Paz County. StatewideRead on KAWC.org
Pesticides Are Spreading Toxic ‘Forever Chemicals,’ Scientists Warn
Common chemicals sprayed on many crops each year are cloaked in bureaucratic uncertaintiesRead on .scientificamerican.com
Heated Debate Persists over the Origins of Complex Cells
Were mitochondria a driving evolutionary force or just a late addition?Read on .scientificamerican.com
‘It’s everywhere right now:’ Arizona COVID-19 cases continue to climb
The Arizona Department of Health Services reported 11,498 new COVID-19 infections in its weekly update Wednesday — the highest weekly case count since February.Read on /kjzz.org
Disease experts offer early ideas about why Europe’s monkeypox outbreak has swelled
More than 85 new cases of monkeypox have been reported across 11 countries, triggering new questions about the virus’s transmission.Read on nbcnews.com
Study offers hope for new Parkinson’s therapy
Experimental stem cell replacement therapy for Parkinson’s disease shows promise in rats and will soon be tested in a human clinical trial, researchers say.Read on snews.com
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