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Dr. Gregory Rogers Awarded 5-year, $1.4 million Grant to Study Tumor Formation
April 30, 2015

University of Arizona Cancer Center research-scientist Gregory C. Rogers, PhD, recently was awarded a five-year, $1.4 million R01 National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant that will support his efforts to reveal new insights into genomic instability, which could lead to new drug targets to combat tumor formation.

Gregory Rogers, PhD, awarded 5-year, $1.4 million R01 grant to study centriole amplification
April 28, 2015

UACC research scientist Gregory C. Rogers, PhD, was awarded a 5-year, $1.4 million R01 National Institutes of Health grant for his project titled, “Identifying molecular mechanisms that suppress centriole amplification.”

Laurence Hurley, PhD, named 13th annual Sydney E. Salmon, MD, Distinguished Investigator
April 28, 2015

Laurence Hurley, PhD, has been named the winner of the 13th annual Sydney E. Salmon, MD, Distinguished Investigator Award.

UACC researchers discover potential cancer-fighting properties in cinnamon
April 27, 2015

Cancer researchers are looking into a possible new tool in the fight against colon cancer: cinnamon.

ASHLine ready to help Phoenix 'Kick Butts'
April 22, 2015

The Arizona Smokers’ HelpLine (ASHLine) has been helping people quit tobacco since 1995. Events during Phoenix Kicks Butts Week are designed to encourage smokers to quit and lead healthier lives.

Greek Life fosters renewed relationship with UACC
April 16, 2015

Members of the University of Arizona Pi Kappa Alpha (PIKE) fraternity and Alpha Chi Omega sorority recently met with UACC researchers in order to help re-establish the relationship between the two entities.

$1M Gift From Regent, Family to UA Cancer Center
April 14, 2015
The donation from Dr. Ram Krishna and his wife, Meera, will help with the construction of an outpatient facility at the center, scheduled to open in September on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus.
Fishing for Answers
March 24, 2015

Cancer researchers are constantly searching for innovative ways to develop life-saving therapies as quickly as possible. The possible key to unlocking these cures can be found at any pet store throughout the world.

Georg Wondrak, PhD, earns inaugural Director’s Challenge Award
March 11, 2015

Georg Wondrak, PhD, received the UA Cancer Center Director’s Challenge Award for Therapeutic Development.

Meredith Mullins joins UACC as chief administrative officer
March 2, 2015

Meredith Mullins, JD, MBA, has joined the UA Cancer Center as chief administrative officer.

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