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How our brain generates consciousness – and loses it

Dr. Bradley Greger, Associate Professor in the School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering, in collaboration with Columbia University, co-authored the paper “Reduced Repertoire of Cortical Microstates and Neuronal Ensembles in Medically Induced Loss of...

Proofreading the book of life: Gene editing made safer

In research appearing in the advanced online edition of the journal Nature Communications, Samira Kiani (School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering), Karen Anderson and their colleagues describe a method of rendering the gene editing tool of CRISPR-Cas9...

ASU senior Gabrielle Mills wins prestigious Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Congratulation’s to School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering undergraduate student, Gabrielle Mills, a recipient of the prestigious Gates Cambridge Scholarship. Miss Mills will attend the University of Cambridge for a doctorate in chemical engineering. Read...

New prosthetic hand system allows user to ‘feel’ again

Arizona State University researcher James Abbas is part of a multi-institutional research team that has developed a new prosthetic hand system with a fully implanted, wirelessly controlled neurostimulator that has restored "feeling" to a person with a hand amputation....

Liver-on-a-chip, the ideal test environment for CRISPR

Two Arizona State University professors are among the first recipients of Somatic Cell Genome Editing (SCGE) grants from the National Institutes of Health Common Fund. The $2,600,000, five-year grant will fund the first study of the genome editing technology CRISPR to...

Dr. Mehdi Nikkhah wins CMBE Young Innovators award

Congratulations to Dr. Mehdi Nikkhah who has been selected as one of the CMBE 2018 Young Innovators of Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering awardees. Dr. Nikkhah will present his paper in a special, two-part invited platform session on Friday, October 19 at the 2018...

Gene-editing advance may hold key to groundbreaking medical progress

CRISPR has been heralded for some time for the possibilities it presents to harness and enhance the power of the human body to heal itself. Now Arizona State University researchers in collaboration with colleagues around the country have announced an advancement in...