Research Matters Archive

Sep 4 2018 - 9:21am
The four-year National Cancer Institute grant will enable Terry A. Badger, PhD, to study a precision approach to decreasing psychological distress in both cancer patients and their family caregivers during treatment.
Aug 30 2018 - 10:00am
The Limesand Lab at the University of Arizona is devoted to improving quality of life for head-and-neck cancer survivors, who often suffer from irreversible dry mouth.
Aug 21 2018 - 9:29am
New UA-led research found that open office seating arrangements offer health benefits not seen in workers in cubicles or private offices.
Aug 21 2018 - 8:11am
A globally recognized physician-scientist who specializes in severe adult asthma, the pulmonologist and chair of the University of Arizona Department of Medicine joins UA President Robert C. Robbins, MD, as a member of the council that advises the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute and National Institutes of Health.
Aug 9 2018 - 9:39am
The algorithms will be incorporated into electronic health record systems to alert providers about relevant, patient-specific, potential drug interactions.
Jul 18 2018 - 11:25am
A decades-old drug known as ketamine is being repurposed to potentially help Parkinson’s patients in a new clinical trial at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson
Jul 11 2018 - 10:04am
The UA Southwest Environmental Health Sciences Center studies the effects of arsenic, air particulates, sunlight and other environmental factors to improve the lives of people residing in Arizona, the Southwest and desert climates worldwide.
Jul 10 2018 - 9:55am
Researchers’ goal is to improve radiation testing through gene expression.
Jul 2 2018 - 12:00pm
Lifelong cytomegalovirus infection may be beneficial, boosting the immune system in old age, when we need it most, according to a study led by University of Arizona researchers published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Jun 20 2018 - 12:08pm
UA College of Medicine – Phoenix scientists cross-utilize plant biology, medicine and engineering to create novel platform.