Awards honoring the team of colleagues with whom I have been privileged to work.
  • 2005: Scientific American 50 (Designing artificial life)
  • 2006: Scientific American 50 ($1000 genome)
  • 2006: Fast Company - Fast 50 (PGP)
  • 2007: Newsweek Ten hottest Nerds
  • 2008 Top 100 Stories Discover Magazine : #9 (PGP)
  • 2008 Top 10 Innovations The Scientist : #1, #4 (Polonator & SOLiD)
  • 2008 Time Invention of the year #1 ("The retail DNA test")
  • 2008 Newsweek, Global Elite : The Power of Ideas (PGP)
  • 2008 Technology Pioneer Awards at Davos World Economic Forum (LS9 & 23andme)
  • 2009 Miami Winter Symposium Special Achievement Award
  • 2009 American Society for Microbiology Promega Biotechnology Research Award
  • 2010 Consumer Genetics Champion & Public Initiative Awards
  • 2010 US Presidential & EPA Green Chemistry Award (LS9)
  • 2010 Triennial International Steven Hoogendijk Award
  • 2011 Personalized Medicine World Conference Lifetime Achievement Award
  • 2011 Franklin Institute Bower Prize for Achievement in Science
  • 2011 USA National Academy of Sciences (Section 14: Chemistry)
  • 2012 USA National Academy of Engineering (Section: Bioengineering)
  • 2012 The Scientist's Top 10 Innovations #1 (BioFab : Gen9)
  • 2012 BBC World changing experiments #1 ("Building a machine that can edit human DNA")
  • 2012 New Scientist Top 10 science books (Regenesis)