News Stories

Gregory Rogers, PhD

UACC research scientist Gregory C. Rogers, PhD, was recently awarded a 5-year, $1.4 million R01 National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant for his project titled, “Identifying molecular mechanisms that suppress centriole amplification.”

Cancer researchers are looking into a possible new tool in the fight against colon cancer: cinnamon.

Cynthia Thomson, PhD, RD, CSO

The Arizona Smokers’ HelpLine (ASHLine) has been helping people quit tobacco since 1995. Events during Phoenix Kicks Butts Week are designed to encourage smokers to quit and lead healthier lives.

The American Cancer Society's annual Relay For Life event is scheduled for Friday, April 17 at 6 p.m. at the University of Arizona Mall.

Andrew Kraft, MD, Patrick Webber, Heather Weaver

Members of the University of Arizona Pi Kappa Alpha (PIKE) fraternity and Alpha Chi Omega sorority recently met with UACC researchers in order to help re-establish the relationship between the two entities.

Drs. Meuillet, Patel, Cardenas-Rodriguez, Chalasani

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

A member of the Arizona Board of Regents has made a $1 million gift to the University of Arizona Cancer Center in Phoenix.

Grant Wahl, PhD, and CBIO GIDP students

In conjunction with the UACC Scientific Retreat on April 10, keynote speaker Geoffrey Wahl, PhD, of the Salk Institute met with the students in the UACC's Cancer Biology Graduate Interdisciplinary Program.

University of Arizona Cancer Center members will gather April 10 to collaborate on scientific research.

Georg Wondrak, PhD, and Angela Davis

A drug discovery research team at the University of Arizona Cancer Center and the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy has identified a novel compound that can potentially be used as a molecular weapon targeting malignant melanoma cells.