Research Matters Archive

Aug 18 2010 - 8:18am
Kristen Hedger Archbold, PhD, RN, assistant professor at the University of Arizona College of Nursing, has received five-year, $2 million funding from the National Institutes of Health/National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (NIH/NHLBI).
Aug 17 2010 - 12:53pm
Award funded under American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
Aug 10 2010 - 2:45pm
UA researchers find health benefits in turmeric
Aug 5 2010 - 2:58pm
The National Cancer Institute has awarded a five-year, $1,784,878 grant to an Arizona Cancer Center researcher to study the role of inflammation in colon carcinogenesis and to develop a new targeted therapy to treat colon cancer.
Jul 26 2010 - 1:27pm
By using mathematical modeling to understand blood flow, researchers - including the UA's Timothy Secomb, a pioneer in the field - propose a novel approach to treating cancerous tumors.
Jul 15 2010 - 8:47am
UA researchers participated in the discovery of an unexpected role played by a protein molecule, making it a candidate for a biomarker or drug target for breast cancer
Jul 12 2010 - 9:13am
A new study by University of Arizonaresearchers suggests that breast cancer may be a significant risk factor for developing a serious form of endometrial cancer in women age 55 or younger.
Jul 9 2010 - 3:08pm
Harris Bernstein and Carol Bernstein have proposed a new theory on the billion-year-old mystery of sexual reproduction evolution.
Jun 29 2010 - 9:42am
Research Matters at the Arizona Health Sciences Center:
Jun 25 2010 - 3:37pm
Most firefighters who die of heart attacks have underlying heart disease, but in many cases the disease is not discovered early. Standard medical tests for firefighters do not detect early heart disease.