$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.
Four researchers awarded CCSG Basic/Clinical Partnership Grants
April 13, 2015

The UA Cancer Center CCSG Basic/Clinical Partnership Grant review committee has awarded two collaborative translational research pilot projects $100,000 each.

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.

UACC patient featured in Arizona Public Media film
March 18, 2015

Arizona Public Media presented an original local documentary featuring UACC patient Michelle Kirlew in connection with the national PBS broadcast of Ken Burns' series, "Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies."

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.

UACC director meets with Phoenix mayor
February 12, 2015

Dr. Andrew S. Kraft recently discussed the role of the University of Arizona Cancer Center on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus with Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton.

Rogers lab publishes papers in high-impact journals
February 5, 2015

Groundbreaking work originating from the laboratory of Gregory C. Rogers, PhD, will be featured in the Journal of Cell Biology and the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Arizona Legislature considers tanning bed restrictions
February 2, 2015

A bill is being considered by the Arizona House of Representatives that would ban minors from using tanning beds. The bill is not yet scheduled for hearing before the House Health Committee.

UACC scientist wins BTE grant for breast cancer research
January 22, 2015

Dr. Pavani Chalasani to study biomarkers that might predict therapeutic response for breast cancer patients.