Gadau Lab News


May 1st, 2013

The Gadau Lab has a new paper available online in the journal, Genome Research:

Simola DF, et al.(2013) Social insect genomes exhibit dramatic evolution in gene composition and regulation while preserving regulatory features linked to sociality. Genome Research DOI: 10.1101/gr.155408.113


March 13th, 2013

Check out our new paper available online in the journal, Evolution!

Gibson JD, Niehuis O, Peirson BRE, Cash EI, and Gadau J (2013) Genetic and developmental basis of F2 hybrid breakdown in Nasonia. Evolution DOI: 10.1111/evo.12080


February 14th, 2013

ScienceNOW features a story, “The Curious Case of the Lusty Wasps,” on the recent Nasonia research published in Nature.

Nasonia has also been featured in:
- ScienceDaily
- redOrbit
- Informationsdienst Wissenschaft


February 13th, 2013

ASU News: Check out Josh Gibson and Dr. Gadau‘s new paper in the journal, Nature!

Niehuis O, Buellesbach J, Gibson JD, Pothmann D, Hanner C, Mutti N, Judson AK, Gadau J, Ruther J, and Schmitt T (2013) Behavioural and genetic analyses of Nasonia shed light on the evolution of sex pheromones. Nature DOI:10.1038/nature11838


February 13th, 2013

Congratulations to Dr. Gadau for being awarded ASU’s Lincoln Ethics Teaching Fellowship! This program, designed to integrate ethics in undergraduate education, has allowed Dr. Gadau to develop courses that address the role of evolutionary theory in human morals and ethics.


February 12th, 2013

The Gadau Lab website finally goes live!


January 7th, 2013

Elizabeth Cash joins ASU’s InnovationSpace as the new biomimicry instructor – part of a transdisciplinary education and research lab that teaches students how to develop products that create market value while serving real societal needs and minimizing impacts on the environment.


March 31st, 2012

Congratulations to Ti Eriksson for being awarded the National Science Foundation’s Graduate Research Fellowship!


March 9th, 2012

Congratulations to Josh Gibson for winning the ARCS Foundation scholar award!


November 6th, 2011

Congratulations to Josh Gibson for receiving funding from the GPSA Graduate Research Support Program!