The University of Arizona Cancer Center in the news

Recent news stories featuring The University of Arizona Cancer Center:

Tumor Profiling of Metastatic Prostate and Small Cell Bladder Cancers with Caris Molecular Intelligence Yields Insights into Novel and Conventional Therapeutic Options
Reuters, Feb. 26, 2015

PIKE hosts run for cancer
Arizona Daily Wildcat, Feb. 19, 2015

Tucson company's imaging helps detect skin cancer early
Arizona Daily Star, Feb. 15, 2015

Learn about rodeo, raise funds for breast cancer
Arizona Daily Star, Feb. 9, 2015

Teal Ribbon 9 Hole golf tournament benefits ovarian cancer research, Feb. 4, 2015

Arizona hockey swept by Stony Brook over weekend (UACC fundraiser)
Arizona Daily Wildcat, Jan. 27, 2015

Here's a Diet That Can Reduce Cancer, Prevent Obesity, Diabetes
Arizona Public Media, Jan. 27, 2015

Three Tucson firms finalists for innovation grants
Arizona Daily Star, Jan. 25, 2015

UAMC testing new way to treat breast cancer
KVOA, Jan. 23, 2015

Third annual D-backs Race against Cancer set for May 2, Jan. 15, 2015

Pima Medical Society to host "Walk With a Doc" event
Arizona Daily Star, Dec. 29, 2014

UA program helps Native Americans with access to health care
KGUN-9, Dec. 3, 2014

Early detection key to diagnosing testicular cancer
KVOA, Nov. 3, 2014

Arizona woman battles 2 cancers in 1 breast
KPHO Phoenix, Oct. 30, 2014

Diet may influence ovarian cancer survival
Reuters, Oct. 16, 2014

UA Cancer Center Receives Grant For Native American Cancer Research, Oct. 14, 2014

Melanoma Walk is Saturday, Nov. 1
Arizona Daily Star, Oct. 13, 2014

UA researcher receives grant for breast cancer study
KGUN 9, Oct. 10, 2014

UA Cancer Center among founding members of Academic Breast Cancer Consortium
Tucson News Now, Oct. 10, 2014

Grant money to advance Native American cancer study
Arizona Republic, Oct. 7, 2014

UA to offer free skin cancer screening at Melanoma Walk
KVOA, Oct. 7, 2014

Partnership for Native American Cancer Prevention awarded $13M
KVOA, Oct. 2, 2014

Colleens Dream Foundation, with the Valley Toyota Dealers Association of Phoenix, Gift $10,000 to The University of Arizona Cancer Center to Fund Ovarian Cancer Research
FOX-14, Oct. 2, 2014

UA researcher receives grant from Susan G. Komen foundation
Tucson News Now, Oct. 1, 2014

"Better Than Ever" funds UA Cancer Research
KGUN-9, Aug. 21, 2014

Fitness, Fun fuel cancer battle
KGUN-9, Aug. 20, 2014

Newer Bone Drug Better for Advanced Breast Cancer Patients: Study
USNews HealthDay, Aug. 14, 2014

UA Cancer Center names Kraft new director
Arizona Daily Star, June 10, 2014

Skin Cancer Institute at the University of Arizona Cancer Center (video)
Tucson Morning Blend, May 29, 2014

The Skin Cancer Institute at the University of Arizona Cancer Center Launches Melanoma Awareness Mystery Tour in Conjunction With the 9th Annual Living in Harmony With the Sun Event, May 31
MarketWired, May 28, 2014

University of Arizona cancer center in Phoenix 'topped off'
Tucson News Now, May 6, 2014

D-backs President & CEO Derrick Hall launches Pro-State Foundation, April 28, 2014

Nanomedicine (Video)
Cox-7, April 20, 2014

Researcher Combines Art, Science in Cancer Spread Study
Arizona Public Media, March 25, 2014

Experts: More than half of cancer cases in Arizona preventable, March 5, 2014

Arizona-born research may alter cervical cancer treatment
Phoenix Business Journal, Feb. 28, 2014

Promising cervical cancer study
Medical Xpress, Feb. 21, 2014

New evidence on how weight, diet and exercise can help reduce cancer risk
Washington Post, Feb. 19, 2014

Chicks N Chaps special event happening at the Tucson Rodeo
Tucson News Now, Feb. 14, 2014

NanoString Technologies Launches Commercial Reagents to Enable Laboratories to Rapidly Develop Tests From Translational Research Discoveries (Lisa Rimsza, MD)
BioPortfolio, Feb. 11, 2014

ALBERTS: Spending money on cancer prevention saves lives
Arizona Republic, Jan. 31, 2014

Early Screening Key for Cervical Cancer Survival, Expert Says
Arizona Public Media, Jan. 28, 2014

UA's RNA Research Helping Scientists with Cancer Diagnosis
Arizona Public Media, Jan. 28, 2014

Elquza moves up at UA Cancer Center
Arizona Daily Star, Jan. 18, 2014

D-backs to host second annual Race Against Cancer on May 3, Jan. 15, 2013

Tucson's Dr. Farid Gharagozloo is selected for "America's Top Doctors® for Cancer."
Digital Journal, Dec. 3, 2013

Renowned Bioinformatician joins UA
Arizona Business Magazine, Dec. 2, 2013

Lactation may be linked to aggressive cancer in Mexican women
The Almagest, Nov. 2, 2013

UA Cancer Center leads way on robotic surgery
KGUN 9, Nov. 20, 2013

Breast cancer survivor stresses mammogram importance following GMA announcement
KGUN 9, Nov. 14, 2013

Tech 'accelerator' looks to drive drugs to market
Arizona Daily Star, Nov. 13, 2013

Talk to the hand, Dad: Dealing with your teen when your spouse has cancer
Washington Post, Nov. 11, 2013

UA study targets Latinas with breast cancer
Arizona Business Magazine, Nov. 8, 2013

Colleens Dream Foundation Gifts $10,000 to The University of Arizona Cancer Center to Support Early Ovarian Cancer Detection Research, Nov. 1, 2013

The power of breast cancer support groups
KGUN 9, Oct. 28, 2013

Men, Don’t Take Colorectal Cancer Sitting Down!, Oct. 28, 2013

Breast cancer treatment options (ft. Pavani Chalasani, MD, MPH)
KGUN 9, Oct. 14, 2013

Weekend workshop to feature 8th annual Mujer Latina Breast Cancer Conference
Tucson News Now, Oct. 9, 2013

Arizona cancer study searching for female participants
KTAR, Oct. 1, 2013

Lactation May Be Linked to Aggressive Cancer in Mexican Women
UC San Diego, Oct. 1, 2013

Do your part to help fight breast cancer
KGUN-9, Oct. 1, 2013

Latina women faces special challenges battling breast cancer
KGUN-9, Oct. 1, 2013

Healing Spirit at UAMC helps women 'feel like themselves'
KGUN-9, Oct. 1, 2013

Mark Gilbert, MD, FRCP, appears on the Buckmaster Show
Tucson Sentinel, Sept. 30, 2013

UA Skin Cancer Institute Presents Benefit Concert Nov. 1 at Fox Tucson Theatre
Tucson Citizen, Sept. 28, 2013

Genomics: What a Fellow Needs to Know
ASCO Connection, Sept. 23, 2013

Cancer center volunteer bakes, chats, brightens chemotherapy patients’ day
Arizona Daily Star, Sept. 14, 2013

Fitness program starts Monday
Green Valley News, Sept. 14, 2013

Obesity as a Cause of Endometrial Cancer: Gynecologic Oncologists to Add Perspective on New Report
Newswise, Sept. 11, 2013

Bilingual Latina Breast Cancer Conference Set for Tucson
Hispanic Business, Sept. 10, 2013

Latina Breast Cancer Conference set for Tucson
Arizona Daily Star, Sept. 9, 2013

Ovarian cancer often overlooked
Arizona Republic (Living Well), Sept. 4, 2013

Wear your vegetables
Newswise, Sept. 4, 2013
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UA Skin Cancer Institute creates more opportunities in skin cancer research
Arizona Daily Wildcat, Aug. 29, 2013

RVHS grad Tsosie involved in UofA cancer research
WMI Central, Aug. 16, 2013

Buckmaster: The future of cancer treatment
Tucson Sentinel, Aug. 6, 2013

University of Arizona names interim director of cancer center
Arizona Daily Star, July 26, 2013

Putting the brakes on inflammation
Medical Xpress, July 23, 2013

Metformin's Anti-Cancer Properties Clarified in an Obesity Cell Model of Pancreatic Cancer
PRWeb, July 22, 2013

As Arizona governor, Napolitano put higher education on agenda
Los Angeles Times, July 21, 2013

Sunscreen: New Labels, Same Problems
MedPage Today, July 7, 2013

Robotics aids in lung, esophageal cancer surgery
Green Valley News, July 2, 2013

'Triple threat' UA health VP to earn $810K/year
Arizona Daily Star, June 29, 2013

Pioneer cancer researcher steps down from UA Cancer Center's top post
Tucson News Now, June 28, 2013

Understanding the how-to of effective communication in small groups, June 20, 2013

Colleen’s Dream Foundation Gifts $10,000 to The University of Arizona Cancer Center to Support Early Ovarian Cancer Detection Research, June 18, 2013

Peregrine Pharmaceuticals (PPHM) Jumps on Good Data
Trade The Newsroom, June 3, 2013

Cancer experts to meet in Chicago
ABC News Chicago, June 2, 2013

Melanoma survivor warns sun lovers to protect themselves
KVOA News 4, May 16, 2013

Exercise Helps Post-Treatment Cancer Survivors
KUAT Arizona Public Media, May 14, 2013

Genetic testing giving people more options than ever
Arizona Republic, May 14, 2013

Doctors: Jolie's preventive mastectomy not the solution for everyone
Tucson News Now, May 14, 2013

Experts in diet, nutrition convene at Oregon State University
The Oregonian, May 13, 2013

Skin cancer protection reminders
KGUN 9, May 10, 2013

Support groups and classes help patients deal with cancer
Arizona Republic, May 9, 2013

Avoid skin cancer with prevention, early detection
Aztec Press, May 1, 2013

K of C’s Benson offers donation
Benson News Sun, April 24, 2013

Seven-game homestand highlighted by Jackie Robinson Day and Outdoor Recreation Night with Wade Miley Garden Gnome Giveaway, April 24, 2013

Tucson company launching late-stage clinical trial for its cancer-prevention drug
Arizona Daily Star, April 19, 2013

Melanoma showing up in more kids, April 9, 2013

Scaling up with ingenuity variant analysis for ion reporter at the University of Arizona Cancer Center
Ingenuity Systems, April 9, 2013

Nab-paclitaxel shows promise in treatment of metastatic melanoma, March 28, 2013

The Grad Student Who Convinced Aetna To Cover His Cancer Treatment Has Died
Business Insider, March 27, 2013

Northwest residents participate in Kiss Me Dirty mud run
Explorer News, March 19, 2013

Phoenix mirrors other cities' trends: Fewer cars, more diversity
Arizona Republic, March 18, 2013

Kiss Me Dirty obstacle course proceeds benefit UA Cancer Center
Arizona Daily Wildcat, March 18, 2013

Sugar and spice and everything mud
Arizona Daily Star, March 15, 2013

Michael Bookman, MD, speaks about a newly emerging cancer treatment 
Arizona Illustrated, March 12, 2013 

Guest Commentary: Verde Valley Medical Center: 75 years of excellence
Camp Verde Bugle, March 9, 2013

13 Largest Oncology Expansions in the Past Month
Becker's Hospital Review, March 8, 2013

Mayor highlights downtown development in second State of the City Address
Downtown Devil, March 1, 2013

UA, St. Joseph’s break ground on cancer clinic in downtown Phoenix
Cronkite News, Feb. 21, 2013

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Companion Imaging Diagnostics for Targeted Therapies
Radiology Today, Feb. 18, 2013

New drug for low-grade ovarian cancer identified
Dublin News, Feb. 15, 2013

Coaches doing their part in Race Against Cancer, Feb. 8, 2013

Understanding genomics
Arizona Public Media, Feb. 6, 2013

Chemosensitivity Assays: Still Eyeing the Clinic
Journal of the National Cancer Institute, Jan. 30, 2013

UA, St. Joe’s to build new cancer center in Phoenix
Arizona Republic, Jan. 28, 2013

PIKE donates thousands to UA Cancer Center
Arizona Daily Wildcat, Jan. 26, 2012

Fruit and Vegetable Intake is Associated With Lower Risk of ER- Breast Cancer
Nutrition Horizon, Jan. 25, 2013

Construction begins on UA cancer center in Phoenix
Arizona Daily Wildcat, Jan. 17, 2013

Tucson tech: NuvOx drug that aids radiation treatments set for clinical trials
Arizona Daily Star, Jan. 8, 2013