• From left to right: Sherry Chow, PhD, Peter Lance, MD, and Elizabeth Jacobs, PhD, are behind milestone clinical trials evaluating whether selenium supplements can reduce cancer risk. (Photo: Kris Hanning/UAHS BioCommunications)

    Prevention in a Pill

    The selenium story has been a rollercoaster ride punctuated by high hopes and deep disappointments.

  • Ginny L. Clements and Joyce Schroeder, PhD (photo: Kris Hanning)

    Donor-Scientist Partnerships: Ginny L. Clements and Joyce Schroeder

    It has been a long journey, but a potential treatment for triple-negative breast cancer is working its way toward clinical trials much faster thanks to donors such as Ginny L. Clements.

  • UA Cancer Center nurse navigators (photo: Jacquelyne B. Echave)

    With a Nurse in their Corner, ‘Navigating’ Care Is Getting Easier for Cancer Patients

    Banner Health nurse navigators at the University of Arizona Cancer Center are paired with patients to guide them through their cancer journeys.

From left to right: Sherry Chow, PhD, Peter Lance, MD, and Elizabeth Jacobs, PhD, are behind milestone clinical trials evaluating whether selenium supplements can reduce cancer risk. (Photo: Kris Hanning/UAHS BioCommunications)
Ginny L. Clements and Joyce Schroeder, PhD (photo: Kris Hanning)
UA Cancer Center nurse navigators (photo: Jacquelyne B. Echave)
From left to right: Sherry Chow, PhD, Peter Lance, MD, and Elizabeth Jacobs, PhD, are behind milestone clinical trials evaluating whether selenium supplements can reduce cancer risk. (Photo: Kris Hanning/UAHS BioCommunications)

Prevention in a Pill

The selenium story has been a rollercoaster ride punctuated by high hopes and deep disappointments.

Ginny L. Clements and Joyce Schroeder, PhD (photo: Kris Hanning)

Donor-Scientist Partnerships: Ginny L. Clements and Joyce Schroeder

It has been a long journey, but a potential treatment for triple-negative breast cancer is working its way toward clinical trials much faster thanks to donors such as Ginny L. Clements.

UA Cancer Center nurse navigators (photo: Jacquelyne B. Echave)

With a Nurse in their Corner, ‘Navigating’ Care Is Getting Easier for Cancer Patients

Banner Health nurse navigators at the University of Arizona Cancer Center are paired with patients to guide them through their cancer journeys.

News Stories

The selenium story has been a rollercoaster ride punctuated by high hopes and deep disappointments.

Gastrointestinal cancer is a “family” of cancers that include colorectal, gastric, liver and pancreatic tumors, among others. Patients receive cutting-edge care at the UA Cancer Center. 

The University of Arizona Cancer Center collaborated with researchers at the Medical University of South Carolina to uncover better ways to harness the immune system to fight cancer.