Life sciences
Arizona State University continues its ascent in the national research rankings, rising to No. 7 in total research expenditures for universities without a medical school, according to the latest National Science Foundation Higher Education Research and Development rankings.
Skip Derra
November 25, 2019
Could unleashing the body’s immune system cure cancer? Karen Anderson reveals how a scientific breakthrough that empowers the body’s own cancer-killing T cells offers new hope.
September 13, 2019
In many parts of the world, locust swarms devastate crops and communities. Arianne Cease is trying to change that.
April 11, 2018
A mix of chemical engineering and structural biology offers a perfect recipe for everything from making green nanomaterials to finding new drug targets.
Pete Zrioka
April 02, 2018
Developing a better test for tuberculosis is important work. So is protecting scientists from the infectious diseases they study. ASU’s Lab Safety Innovation Award celebrates and promotes ASU’s commitment to safe research practices.
Sabrina Leung
January 09, 2018