In the first successful surgery of its kind in Southern Arizona, Jonathan C. Daniel, MD, a University of Arizona thoracic surgeon, performed a highly complex procedure to treat malignant mesolthelioma.
The Arizona Cancer Center honors Arizona-based Goodmans Interior Structures, the first company in the state awarded the CEO Gold Standard accreditation for its commitment to reducing cancer risk of employees and their families.
Arizona Cancer Center patients were among the 676 individuals who participated in a worldwide drug trial that, for the first time, demonstrated increased survival for patients with metastatic melanoma.
Eugene W. Gerner, PhD, professor of Cell Biology and Anatomy, Director of the Arizona Cancer Center’s Gastrointestinal (GI) Cancer program and BIO5 Institute member, talks about the research that garnered him the 2010 Technology Innovation Award.
Leslie Gunatilaka, PhD, a member of the Arizona Cancer Center's Therapeutic Development Program, used a new quick-growing technique to produce a water-soluble form of a plant compound that combats cancer and encourages the survival of healthy cells.