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Spotlight: Award-winning experts

Michael Lynch is the director of the Biodesign Center for Mechanisms of Evolution and Principal Investigator for the new NSF-funded Biological Integration Institute for Mechanisms of Cellular Evolution.

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.

The National Academy of Inventors (NAI) has named Arizona State University professors Stephen Munk and Bertram Jacobs to the February 2022 of Senior Members.

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.

Biodesign in the news

Portal for Treating Lyme Arthritis?

ASU News reports on October 5, 2022 an incredible discovery in the cell membrane of Borrelia burgdorferi that could lead to better therapies for Lyme disease.

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What is Systems Thinking?

Where are we currently? Systems are interconnected with each other and each system is composed of other systems.

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The winners of the AZ Big Media 2022 Governor’s Innovation Celebration Awards

The Arizona State Technology Council and the Arizona Department of Commerce are pleased to announce the 2022 Governors’ Celebration of Innovation (GCOI).

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New study says glyphosate may be linked to neurodegenerative diseases

New research from Arizona State University researchers shows how Glyphosate can cause neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease.

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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. Statewide

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Pesticides Are Spreading Toxic ‘Forever Chemicals,’ Scientists Warn

Common chemicals sprayed on many crops each year are cloaked in bureaucratic uncertainties

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