News Stories

The 101st annual meeting of the American Association for Cancer Research will feature AZCC researcher Elena Martinez and honor three early-career UA cancer researchers.

Kirsten Limesand

Arizona Cancer Center scientist Kirsten Limesand, PhD, is researching how to restore salivary gland function in cancer patients.

Eugene W. Gerner, PhD

Two Arizona Cancer Center researchers were honored March 23 by the University of Arizona with the 2010 Technology Innovation Awards. The Technology Innovation Award is given annually in recognition of exemplary innovative achievements in translating original ideas from the laboratory to the marketplace.

Drs. Mahadevan, Cranmer and Swart

The Phoenix Friends Scholar Program supports world-class physician-scientists who show extraordinary potential for significantly advancing cancer treatments.

Lisa Lovallo (left) and Shannon Ortiz

At the Arizona Cancer Center, we act against cancer every day. However, one need not be a physician or researcher to do so. In fact, Cox Media is acting against cancer by helping increase the Arizona Cancer Center’s visibility statewide.

Marianne VanZyll

The Arizona Cancer Center - North Campus is a beautiful building with a warm, welcoming feeling. Part of its friendly atmosphere is due to the efforts of Marianne VanZyll who has been a volunteer at the Arizona Cancer Center for the past 17 years helping nurses and comforting patients.

Mark “Marty” Pagel, PhD, who directs CAMEL

Arizona Cancer Center scientists are conducting research that they expect will lead to earlier and faster monitoring of a patient’s response to cancer treatments.

Arizona Cancer Center scientist Elizabeth Jacobs, PhD, has been awarded a $1.5 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to research vitamin D and its role in colon cancer.

Join us in Phoenix for a series of informative sessions on how to prevent cancer presented by The Arizona Cancer Center and True Food Kitchen.

Better Than Ever

The Arizona Cancer Center’s Better Than Ever fitness training program encourages people of all fitness levels to make exercise a part of daily life through running, walking and biking in a fun, non-competitive environment. Spring program registration is open through March 15.