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White House Announcement: UA Health Sciences Commits Biomedical Informatics and Genome Medicine Teams to National Precision Medicine Initiative
February 25, 2016
Lute Olsen Cancer Center Run
February 12, 2016

The Lute Olson Cancer Center Run is a premier public philanthropic event benefitting cancer research, education and prevention at the University of Arizona Cancer Center.

COP faculty and UACC members identify food additive that may help prevent skin cancer
January 25, 2016

Georg Wondrak, associate professor, and Donna Zhang, professor, both of the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, and members of the University of Arizona Cancer Center, have discovered that a compound found in the natural food additive annatto can prevent skin damage from UV radiation.

 

UA takes a closer look at Obama's goal of curing cancer in the U.S.
January 21, 2016

In President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union address on Tuesday, Obama called for an initiative for the U.S. to cure cancer.

Haploidentical Bone Marrow Transplantation Offers Hope to Patients with Cancer and Blood Disorders
November 23, 2015

Also known as haplo BMT, the procedure provides an alternative source of stem cells for patients who need a bone marrow transplant but cannot find a related or unrelated donor match.

The Skin Cancer Institute at the University of Arizona Cancer Center Presents the Sixth Annual Melanoma Walk, Nov. 7
October 27, 2015

Proceeds will support melanoma research, community outreach, education and patient care in Arizona.

Researchers to Examine Soy Intake, Breast Cancer Risk
October 10, 2015

Donato Romagnolo and Ornella Selmin of the University of Arizona Cancer Center have been awarded a $1 million research grant from the Department of Defense to study the impact of soy isoflavones intake and risk of breast cancer.

UA Cancer Center, Honors College Partner to Support Breast Cancer Research, Awareness
October 8, 2015

Donations will support breast cancer research conducted by Honors College student Ariane Guthrie and Dr. Jessica Martinez, UA Cancer Center

UA Cancer Center, Honors College Partner to Support Breast Cancer Research, Awareness
October 8, 2015

Donations will support breast cancer research conducted by Honors College student Ariane Guthrie and Dr. Jessica Martinez, UA Cancer Center

Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day, Oct. 21
October 7, 2015

Free public presentation on breast reconstruction options for mastectomy patients

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