August, 2012

Pagel, McDermott named 2012-13 Better Than Ever grant award recipients

University of Arizona Cancer Center researchers Mark D. “Marty” Pagel, PhD, and Kimberly McDermott, PhD, were named this year’s recipients of the Better Than Ever Program’s grant awards.

UACC narrows director search to five candidates

The University of Arizona Cancer Center has completed the initial steps of its search for a new director, identifying five candidates for campus visits and in-depth interviews.

Natalia Ignatenko, PhD
Natalia Ignatenko, PhD

UACC researcher Natalia Ignatenko, PhD awarded $1.6 million grant

Natalia Ignatenko, PhD, has been awarded $1.6 million by the National Cancer Institute to study the role of Kallikrein 6 in colon cancer.

UACC members awarded $1.7 million to study NSAID effects on breast cancer

Alison Stopeck, MD, and Patricia Thompson, PhD, have been awarded $1.7 million by the NIH National Cancer Institute to study NSAID effects on clinical and imaging breast biomarkers.