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July 2015 Dr. Karen Anderson was selected by AZ Business Magazine as one of the Most Influential Women is Arizona Business

May 2015 Jie “Ryan” Wang defended his Doctoral Dissertation Defense on April 10, 2015 and graduated on May 11, 2015

May 2015 Xiaofang Bian defended her Doctoral Dissertation Defense on April 14, 2015 and graduated on May 11, 2015

May 2015 Dr. Karen Anderson was selected by AZ Business Magazine as one of the Most Influential Women is Arizona Business

March 2015 Hoang Bui has won the Therald Moeller Award given by the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

March 2015 Xiaobo Yu, Xiaofang Bian, Brianne Petritis, and Haoyu Wang were invited to give talks at US HUPO at Tempe Mission Palms on March 15-18 2015 US HUPO

December 2014 ASU researchers produce devices for early, low-cost cancer diagnosis ASU News [science & tech]

October 2014 "Arizona's big bet: The research rethink" highlighting Dr. Joshua LaBaer Nature News Feature

October 2014 New award accelerates Biodesign’s efforts in synthetic biology Biodesign Press Release

August 2014 Dr. Cathy Seiler and DNASU highlighted in Technology Feature about plasmid resources Nature Methods

June 2014Survey PTMs with Ease with Protein Microarrays, featuring an interview with Dr. Joshua LaBaer. Biocompare Article

June 2014CPD embarks next phase of effort to rapidly assess absorbed radiation. ASU News Article, Phoenix Business Journal article and details about the research.

May 2014 Provista Diagnostics Expands Exclusive License Agreement for Biomarker Technologies Developed by Drs. Joshua LaBaer and Karen Anderson at the Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University Global Newswire Article

May 2014 Grant awarded by Women and Philanthropy to create a synthetic biology DNA repository with Dr. Karmella Haynes and DNASU

April 2014 New Developments in Protein Array Technology featuring Dr. LaBaer. See the article in TheScientist

October 2013: ASU Research to improve cancer detection in women through a partnership between the CPD and Provista Diagnostics, Inc. Press Release

October 2013: Dr. LaBaer awarded the Play for P.I.N.K. Award from the Breast Cancer Research Foundation BCRF Press Release

July 2013: Nature Methods Article "Finding the Right Antibody for the Right Job" with comments from Dr. LaBaer.

July 2013: Press Release "Clues about Autism may Lie in the Gut" describing the PLOS ONE publication that was written in collaboration with CPD researchers including Drs. Jin Park, Garrick Wallstrom, and Joshua LaBaer.

June 2013: Dr. Fernanda Festa was honored by the Phoenix Business Journal as 40 Under 40, which acknowledges 40 leaders under the age of 40 who are making major strides in their careers and having a positive impact on their communities.

April 2013: Dr. Karen Anderson was featured on Horizon on Channel 8 talking about The Breast Cancer Interest Group (BIG) collaboration between ASU and T-Gen to study and treat breast cancer. 

March 2013: Graduate student Xiaofang Bian was awarded a Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Travel Training Award to attend and present a poster at the US HUPO 9th Annual Conference in Baltimore, MD.

February 2013: Interested in learning more about how we express proteins on our NAPPA arrays using human IVTT lysate?  Check out the interview with Dr. LaBaer here.

Jan 2013: ASU Biodesign Institute Using Life Tech qPCR Systems to Develop Radiation Exposure Assay. Biodesign Press Release | ASU Press Release | Genome Web

October 2012: DNASU Plasmid Repository was voted Best Supplies for your Genetic Experiments in Phoenix New Times 2012! 

September 2012: Dr. LaBaer joined Dr. Lee Hartwell (Chief Scientists, Center for Sustainable Health at the Biodesign Institute) at the Tianjin International Joint Academy of Biotechnology and Medicine (TJAB) in Tianjin, China to initiate a project expanding the scope and effort of the VGPCPD to China. 

September 2012: Dr. Wade Van Horn, the newest faculty member in the VGPCPD was awarded a Science Foundation Arizona Early Career Bisgrove Scholar award.  This program was established to recruit top-tier, post-doctoral scientists and engineers in Arizona and this year honored 6 individuals from ASU, Northern Arizona University and University of Arizona. Read more about Dr. Van Horn's research and the award here.

August 2012: Dr. LaBaer and colleagues developed nanowell technology to improve performance of the NAPPA protein array. Read more in the press release "Nanowell technology advances the study of proteins"

April 2012: Dr. LaBaer featured in a Science article, "Spot-on Protein Arrays: An Old Proteomics Tool Learns New Tricks."

April 2012: LaBaer named president-elect of U.S. Human Proteome Organization (HUPO). Read more about about this story here.

December 2011: The CPD named part of the Melanoma “Dream Team” along with other researchers at ASU, the Mayo Clinic and T-Gen. Read more about this new effort here.

October 2011: The CPD was awarded a $6.5M grant to continue it’s work as the PSI:Biology Materials Repository.  See the news story here

October 2011: ASU embarks on next phase of an effort to rapidly assess radiation dose. Read about how the CPD is involved here.

October 2011: Welcome to our two new faculty, Dr. Karen Anderson and Dr. Marco Mangone.  Read about their research here.

August 2011:  Dr. Joshua LaBaer named a 2011 Health Care Hero by the Better Business Journal as a Researcher and Innovator. Congratulations!  Read more about the winners here.

June 2011: Dr. Laura Gonzalez was honored by the Phoenix Business Journal as 40 Under 40, which acknowledges 40 leaders under the age of 40 who are making major strides in their careers and having a positive impact on their communities.

June 2011: Dr. Joshua LaBaer named as a finalist in the Phoenix Business Journal’s 2011 Health Care Heroes Award as a Researcher and Innovator.  Read more here and at the Biodesign website.  Winners will be announced at an awards breakfast on Thursday, August 18.

January 10, 2011: New Genetic Signatures of Breast Cancer Drug Resistance Identified, Science Daily

January 10, 2011: Study identifies new genetic signatures of breast cancer drug resistance, Biodesign Institute

December 16, 2010: Powerful Biomarker Panel for the Early Detection of Breast Cancer Discovered, Science Daily

December 24, 2010: ASU’s LaBaer Developing Blood-Based Protein Biomarkers for Early Diagnosis of Breast Cancer, GenomeWeb

December 7, 2010: Frozen Assets, Biodesign Institute

August 30, 2010: Recovery Act Funding for Nexus Freezer Storage System, Recovery Act Impact, NIGMS

June 17, 2010: Researchers reveal potential biomarker for ovarian cancer, ASBMB News

June 16, 2010: Blood relations: new study explores early detection of ovarian cancer, Biodesign Institute

December 14, 2006: Protein arrays: (Almost) no assembly required, Nature, Technology Feature