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Engineering Cellular Transport Systems to Enhance Lignocellulose Bioconversion

Jun 29, 2018 1:00pm | Event
Biodesign Institute, Auditorium

Gavin Kurgan, Graduate Research Assistant, Biological Design, Ira A. Fulton Engineering Lignocellulosic biomass represents a renewable domestic feedstock that can support large-scale biochemical production processes for fuels and specialty chemicals. However, cost-effective conversion of lignocellulosic sugars into valuable chemicals by microorganisms still remains a challenge. Genetic and metabolic engineering has allowed researchers to manipulate microorganisms to overcome some of these...

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Independence Day Holiday

Jul 04, 2018 12:00am | Event

The university will be closed for the holiday. Happy Fourth of July! More information 

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World Cup Watch: Semifinals

Jul 10, 2018 1:00am | Event
Biodesign Institute, Auditorium

Games for the 2018 Federation International Football Association World Cup will take place over the next few weeks. With so many Biodesign fans, World Cup Watches are scheduled to cheer on your favorites. All games will be streamed live. Wear team colors, bring a snack and join us for the opening game or one of the semifinal matches. 

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New Employee Orientation

Jul 11, 2018 8:45am | Event
Biodesign Institute Board Room B205

  Orientation is held for new employees, faculty, volunteers and students to learn about the nature-inspired collaborative research environment of the Biodesign Institute. Start off by getting the bigger picture about Biodesign’s work to improve health, protect lives and sustain our planet. Participants will have a chance to meet a Biodesign Human Resources representative, receive a welcome gift, obtain a list of resources and take a brief tour. Location: Biodesign Institute B205...

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World Cup Watch: Semifinals

Jul 11, 2018 11:00am | Event
Biodesign Institute, Auditorium

Games for the 2018 Federation International Football Association World Cup will take place over the next few weeks. With so many Biodesign fans, World Cup Watches are scheduled to cheer on your favorites. All games will be streamed live. Wear team colors, bring a snack and join us for the opening game or one of the semifinal matches. 

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Commercialization Counsel

Jul 11, 2018 12:00pm | Event
Biodesign Institute, 310E

Kyle Siegal, J.D., Director of Intellectual Property, Skysong Innovations Meet with ASU’s intellectual property management life sciences representative. Services include: technology evaluation and marketing, intellectual property protection and licensing and commercialization. Stop by or make an appointment by emailing Kyle.Siegal@skysonginnovations.com. 

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Commercialization Counsel

Jul 18, 2018 12:00pm | Event
Biodesign Institute, 310E

Kyle Siegal, J.D., Director of Intellectual Property, Skysong Innovations Meet with ASU’s intellectual property management life sciences representative. Services include: technology evaluation and marketing, intellectual property protection and licensing and commercialization. Stop by or make an appointment by emailing Kyle.Siegal@skysonginnovations.com. 

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Ethics, Morality and Biology

Jul 23, 2018 7:00pm | Event
Biodesign Institute, Auditorium

Jason Robert, Ph.D., Lincoln Chair in Ethics and Director, Lincoln Center for Applied Ethics; Dean's Distinguished Professor, School of Life Sciences, ASU A bioethicist and philosopher of biology, Jason Robert's research and teaching is animated by the question of what is good science – that is, science that is both efficacious and ethical. His approach is to work against reductionist tendencies in biological and biomedical science and ethics, to surface and explore the profound complexity...

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Commercialization Counsel

Jul 25, 2018 12:00pm | Event
Biodesign Institute, 310E

Kyle Siegal, J.D., Director of Intellectual Property, Skysong Innovations Meet with ASU’s intellectual property management life sciences representative. Services include: technology evaluation and marketing, intellectual property protection and licensing and commercialization. Stop by or make an appointment by emailing Kyle.Siegal@skysonginnovations.com. 

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Commercialization Counsel

Aug 01, 2018 12:00pm | Event
Biodesign Institute, 310E

Kyle Siegal, J.D., Director of Intellectual Property, Skysong Innovations Meet with ASU’s intellectual property management life sciences representative. Services include: technology evaluation and marketing, intellectual property protection and licensing and commercialization. Stop by or make an appointment by emailing Kyle.Siegal@skysonginnovations.com. 

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