UAHS In The News
Arizona’s bioscience industry is committed to discovering, developing and delivering innovative medicines, medical devices and healthcare technologies that make life better for people in Arizona and around the world,” stated Joan Koerber-Walker, president & CEO of AZBio. On Wednesday, Oct. 2, the Arizona Center for Drug Discovery and the UA Cancer Center will begin with 'The Discovering New Medicines in Arizona Summit':
Banner will provide $175,000 to help pay for the upcoming race, said attorney Pat Lopez, board chairman for Perimeter Bicycling Association of America, the Tucson nonprofit that runs El Tour.
For the last two decades, Dr. Klearchos Papas, director of the Institute for Cellular Transplantation at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson, has been working on a solution to this problem. In collaboration with other scientists across the nation, the UA researcher has been developing a tiny, implantable device that senses glucose levels and releases insulin when needed.