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Greek Life fosters renewed relationship with UACC

Members of the University of Arizona Pi Kappa Alpha (PIKE) fraternity and Alpha Chi Omega sorority recently met with UACC researchers in order to help re-establish the relationship between the two entities.

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ASHLine ready to help Phoenix 'Kick Butts'

The Arizona Smokers’ HelpLine (ASHLine) has been helping people quit tobacco since 1995. Events during Phoenix Kicks Butts Week are designed to encourage smokers to quit and lead healthier lives.

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UACC researchers discover potential cancer-fighting properties in cinnamon

Cancer researchers are looking into a possible new tool in the fight against colon cancer: cinnamon.

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Laurence Hurley, PhD, named 13th annual Sydney E. Salmon, MD, Distinguished Investigator

Laurence Hurley, PhD, has been named the winner of the 13th annual Sydney E. Salmon, MD, Distinguished Investigator Award.

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Gregory Rogers, PhD, awarded 5-year, $1.4 million R01 grant to study centriole amplification

UACC research scientist Gregory C. Rogers, PhD, was awarded a 5-year, $1.4 million R01 National Institutes of Health grant for his project titled, “Identifying molecular mechanisms that suppress centriole amplification.”

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Dr. Gregory Rogers Awarded 5-year, $1.4 million Grant to Study Tumor Formation

University of Arizona Cancer Center research-scientist Gregory C. Rogers, PhD, recently was awarded a five-year, $1.4 million R01 National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant that will support his efforts to reveal new insights into genomic instability, which could lead to new drug targets to combat tumor formation.

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UACC experts discuss B-Vitamin's role in skin cancer prevention

UACC researchers Clara Curiel-Lewandrowski, MD, and Steven Stratton, PhD, discussed the potential uses for vitamin B3 in skin cancer prevention in a recent edition of the New York Times.

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Cutting-edge cancer treatment featured on 'Good Morning America'

Xoft treatment was recently featured on ABC News program, "Good Morning America."

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Pascale Charest, PhD, awarded grant from the American Cancer Society

Pascale Charest, PhD, was awarded a $792,000 grant from the American Cancer Society to further her research regarding the biological mechanisms that cause cancer cells to spread throughout the body.

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Patrick W. Mantyh, PhD, JD, discusses cancer pain discoveries in ASCO Post

Patrick W. Mantyh, PhD, JD, shared a number of fascinating cancer-related pain management discoveries in a recent edition of The ASCO Post.

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