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Joyce A. Schroeder, PhD

Dr. Joyce A. Schroeder has been named co-leader of the AZCC's Cancer Biology and Genetics Program.

Arizona Cancer Center physician Daniel Persky, MD, will discuss lymphoma as part of the Green Valley Community Lecture Series Oct. 19

Sir Bruce Ponder, MB, BChir, PhD

If you weren't able to make it to the 2010 Donald Ware Waddell Lectures on Oct. 8, you can watch videos of the scientific and public lectures.

Sir Bruce Ponder will deliver the scientific and public lectures and receive the Donald Ware Waddell award at the Arizona Cancer Center Friday.

Arizona Cancer Center Director David S. Alberts, MD, is joining the board of directors of the Associaton of American Cancer Institutes.

Arizona Cancer Center Director David S. Alberts, MD, has been selected to receive the Associaton of Community Cancer Centers' 2010 Clinical Research Award at the group's National Oncology Economics Conference in St. Louis.

The loss of a gene known as INPP5A could predict the onset and track the progression of an aggressive type of skin cancer, according to a study published today by the Arizona Cancer Center, Mayo Clinic and the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen).

The National Cancer Institute has awarded Arizona Cancer Center researchers more than $1.7 million for a five-year study into an aggressive form of breast cancer that strikes women after pregnancy.

Elena Martínez, PhD

Elena Martínez, PhD, co-director of the Arizona Cancer Center’s Cancer Prevention and Control Program, has been appointed to a five-year term on the National Cancer Institute’s Board of Scientific Advisors.

A generous grant from the Safeway Foundation will support the Arizona Cancer Center's participation in the national I-SPY 2 breast cancer drug trial.