Research Matters Archive

Jul 9 2007 - 12:00am
Atherosclerosis (hardening of the arteries) is the leading cause of premature death among individuals with type 1 and type 2 diabetes. It is caused by a slow buildup of plaque (an accumulation of fatty substances, cholesterol, calcium and other substances) within the artery wall.
Jul 8 2007 - 11:00pm
<p>Atherosclerosis (hardening of the arteries) is the leading cause of premature death ..</p>
Jul 18 2006 - 11:00pm
Researchers at The University of Arizona College of Medicine have identified a mechanism that explains the faster progression of AIDS in HIV-1 infected newborns and infants than in adults.
Apr 21 2006 - 9:25am
Jennifer Uno, a PhD candidate and researcher with the Steele Children's Research Center working on a study led by Fayez K. Ghishan, MD, professor, has made a discovery that advances the understanding of the relationship between IBD and decreased bone-mineral density (osteopenia). "It's pretty interesting, most people don't think of a connection between their bones and their gut, but the two are inextricably linked," says Ms. Uno.
Mar 7 2005 - 12:00am
<p>Dr. Adam and her colleagues used preprogram survey data from 7,270 Hispanic or white teens in seventh to 12th grade involved in the Arizona Abstinence-Only Education Program to predict the probability of onset of sexual intercourse based on age, gender, f</p>
Oct 22 2002 - 11:00pm
<p>Arizona Cancer Center Receives $1.8M Grant; Public Health Faculty to Collaborate</p>
Oct 17 2001 - 11:00pm
<p>W. Daniel Stamer, Ph.D., ... is studying the protein myocilin.</p>
May 20 2001 - 11:00pm
<p>Doctors have seen an increase in the number of children and adolescents with adult onset diabetes.</p>
Mar 22 2001 - 12:00am
<p>UA Ophthalmology Researchers Study Cannabinoids to Treat Glaucoma.</p>