Arizona Cancer Center member Lisa M. Rimsza, MD, an associate professor of pathology at the University of Arizona College of Medicine, is part of a team of researchers who have identified a possible gene target for treating a form of lymphoma. The study results are published in the journal Nature.
An invention by Arizona Cancer Center member may provide a way to deliver chemotherapeutic drugs to cancer tissues in controlled doses without harming healthy body cells.
Here and Now host Steve Goldstein talks to Arizona Cancer Center members Beth Jacobs, PhD, and Janet Foote, PhD, about the importance of Vitamin D levels, and how Arizonans can be more vigilant about keeping their levels up to par.
Research conducted by UA microbiologist Sadhana Ravishankar has shown that a compound in oregano reduces the formation of potentially cancer-causing compounds that can form in grilled meat.
Francisco García, MD, MPH, co-director of the Arizona Cancer Center's Cancer Health Disparities Institute, has been appointed to serve on the Committee on Preventative Services for Women of the National Academies’ Institute of Medicine
A hospital wing once devoted to pediatric patients at University Medical Center is being transformed into a unit that will focus on the care of people with cancer.
Arizona Cancer Center nurse practitioner Sandra Kurtin, RN, MS, AOCN, ANP-C, is one of those nurses others turn to when they have questions or need help.
When she was struck with an attack of diverticulitis in January, Shiela McArthur went to the doctor expecting to receive a quick course of antibiotics to clear it up. While the CAT scan confirmed diverticulitis, it also showed something unexpected: a tumor on her pancreas.
The Arizona Cancer Center is participating in a groundbreaking nationwide breast cancer study.
The Arizona Cancer Center’s Phase I Clinical Trials Program is the only place in Southern Arizona where patients can get access to cutting-edge investigational treatments.