News Stories

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.

Michelle Kirlew

Arizona Public Media presented an original local documentary featuring UACC patient Michelle Kirlew in connection with the national PBS broadcast of Ken Burns' series, "Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies."

Andrew S. Kraft, MD, and Mayor Greg Stanton

Dr. Andrew S. Kraft recently discussed the role of the University of Arizona Cancer Center on the Phoenix Biomedical Campus with Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton.

Georg Wondrak, PhD

Georg Wondrak, PhD, received the UA Cancer Center Director’s Challenge Award for Therapeutic Development.

Meredith Mullins, JD, MBA

Meredith Mullins, JD, MBA, has joined the UA Cancer Center as chief administrative officer.

Daniel O. Persky, MD

University of Arizona Cancer Center clinicians will present at the Lymphoma Research Foundation's annual patient education and networking forum in Scottsdale Feb. 28

Gregory Rogers, PhD

Groundbreaking work originating from the laboratory of Gregory C. Rogers, PhD, will be featured in the Journal of Cell Biology and the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

A bill is being considered by the Arizona House of Representatives that would ban minors from using tanning beds. The bill is not yet scheduled for hearing before the House Health Committee.