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Located at the Arizona Health Sciences Center campus, The University of Arizona Cancer Center also houses the Cancer Center's research laboratories and administration offices.
Hundreds of doctors, scientists, postdoctoral fellows, graduate students, undergraduate students and technicians work in more than 70 research laboratories in the Arizona Cancer Center. Armed with test tubes, cancer cells, computers, and tumor models, they search for the missing pieces of the cancer puzzle in their efforts to prevent and cure cancer.
The Cancer Center is a leader in research on women’s cancers (breast, ovarian), men’s cancers (prostate), gastrointestinal cancers (colon, pancreas, liver), lymphoma and skin cancers.
The Cancer Center is home to one of the largest Cancer Prevention and Control Programs among the nation’s comprehensive cancer centers, with leading prevention research in breast, colon, lung, prostate and skin cancers.
The Cancer Center is one of six centers in the nation with an NCI Specialized Program of Research Excellence (SPORE) grant for gastrointestinal cancers. It is also one of six centers in the nation with an NCI SPORE grant for lymphatic cancers.
1515 N. Campbell Ave.
Tucson, Arizona 85724