Research Matters Archive

Mar 16 2011 - 2:01pm
Symptoms Reduced in Children and Young People with Moderate to Severe Disease
Mar 14 2011 - 10:29am
A $2 million gift from the Del E. Webb Foundation of Prescott will support recruiting and hiring faculty and staff members for the Arizona Cancer Center at Phoenix.
Feb 21 2011 - 10:01am
A faculty member for 25 years, Dr. Spaite is a full professor and current director of emergency medical services research for the Arizona Emergency Medicine Research Center and is a pioneer in emergency medical research.
Feb 16 2011 - 9:10am
Cynthia Thomson, PhD, RD, has received a $3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study whether a compound found in broccoli can enhance the health-promoting effects of the breast cancer drug tamoxifen in women at risk of developing breast cancer or those previously treated for early-stage breast cancer.
Feb 9 2011 - 10:01am
Consortium unites the Skin Cancer Institute at the Arizona Cancer Center and Queensland Institute of Medical Research
Dec 6 2010 - 3:59pm
The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences has awarded a five-year, $1.7 million grant to Serrine Lau, PhD, professor at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, to study how all-Trans Retinoic Acid (ATRA), a metabolite of vitamin A, reduces organ damage caused by the sudden reintroduction of oxygen to cells and organs.
Dec 3 2010 - 10:31am
New research from the University of Arizona confirms what clinical pharmacists have known for a long time: when a pharmacist is part of the medical care team, patients with diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and a host of other chronic diseases manage their conditions better. And when a pharmacist is included directly in care decisions, patients of all stripes experience fewer adverse effects from their medications.
Nov 10 2010 - 1:21pm
Basic research scientists recently discovered intracellular mechanisms responsible for this ischemia/reperfusion injury, paving the way for drug targets to inhibit and potentially minimize heart damage.
Nov 3 2010 - 11:36am
Spina bifida, a birth defect resulting from the incomplete development of the spinal cord or its coverings, occurs in about seven of every 10,000 live births in the United States annually
Oct 29 2010 - 1:45pm
By funding a new mass spectrometer, the LTQ Velos Orbitrap LC-MC/MS system and Advion Nanomate source. The NCRR, part of the National Institutes of Health, provides laboratory scientists and clinical researchers with the tools and training they need to understand, detect, treat and prevent a wide range of diseases.