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National Academy of Sciences

NYU Abu Dhabi faculty Paula England and Claude Desplan were among the 84 new members and 21 foreign associates who were elected.

Understanding the Complex Science of Human Development

One of the great mysteries of life is the process by which organisms begin as one cell and develop into creatures composed of many. Think about it — a human, who started as a single cell, is made up of trillions in adulthood.

NYUAD's Hub of Advanced Genomic and Biological Research

Whether researchers at NYUAD's Center for Genomics and Systems Biology (CGSB) are conducting drug screening in nematodes, studying neurons in fruit flies, analyzing the genetic development of date palms, or investigating the use of algae as a source of biofuel, the fundamentals of the science are the same.

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NYU Abu Dhabi science faculty and researchers are frequently featured in local and international media.

NYUAD faculty awarded prestigious Edwin G. Conklin Medal in Developmental Biology
Professor of Biology at NYU Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) Claude Desplan has received the 2020 Edwin G. Conklin Medal in the field of Developmental Biology.
Dubai Forum | January 26, 2020