The only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center headquartered in the state of Arizona.

 Bringing promising new therapies from the laboratory to the bedside is a high priority. The clinician scientists of the University of Arizona Cancer Center are engaged in more than 200 clinical trials, investigating a broad spectrum of new diagnostic, prevention and treatment strategies. 

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Cancer Center Hosts Inaugural Ginny L. Clements Breast Cancer Research Symposium

The inaugural Ginny L. Clements Breast Cancer Research Institute Symposium hosted eight leading experts in the field of breast cancer research on May 5

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Cancer Center researcher honored with College of Science award

Dr. Megha Padi, Assistant Professor in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, and Co-Director of the Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Shared Resource at the University of Arizona Cancer Center, has been honored with a Galileo Circle Award alongside six other University of Arizona College of Science colleagues.
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Research suggests novel therapies to block cancer metastasis are on the horizon

An article published by University of Arizona Cancer Center Researchers in the high-impact, peer-reviewed, Journal of Cell Biology, suggests that there may be new ways to inhibit the spread of prostate cancer.
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U.S. Preventive Services Task Force calls for more research on skin cancer screening

University of Arizona Cancer Center member and member of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, John Ruiz, PhD, co-authored the Task Force’s final recommendation on screening for skin cancer, which was released today.
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We respectfully acknowledge the University of Arizona is on the land and territories of Indigenous peoples. Today, Arizona is home to 22 federally recognized tribes, with Tucson being home to the O’odham and the Yaqui. Committed to diversity and inclusion, the University strives to build sustainable relationships with sovereign Native Nations and Indigenous communities through education offerings, partnerships, and community service.