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UA Hosts Meeting on Environmental Health

UANews | April 15, 2015
NIEHS meeting addresses a range of topics, including environmental effects on obesity, epigenetics, metabolic disease and cancer, and the social and legal implications of environmental health issues.

Nobel Laureates Say UA Scientists Paved Way

UANews | March 27, 2015
Longtime connections to the 2014 recipients of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine bring four of the world's leading brain researchers to campus in celebration of several milestones.

And the Winner Is: Primary Care

UANews | March 24, 2015
UA College of Medicine – Tucson Class of 2015 students opened Match Day envelopes on Friday to find out where they will go for residency training. More than one-third of the class will pursue primary care, the most critical shortage Arizona faces.

Could Man's Best Friend Be Man's Best Medicine?

UANews | March 16, 2015
Most dog owners will tell you their furry friends make them feel good emotionally. But UA researchers are exploring whether dogs can actually improve human health.

UA Researchers Unlock the Mysteries of Wound Healing

UANews | March 13, 2015
A multidisciplinary research team discovers how cells know to rush to a wound and heal it – opening the door to new treatments for diabetes, heart disease and cancer.

UA Research Reveals Smaller Illicit Drug Supply

UANews | March 10, 2015
Since late 2006, the country has experienced a 35 percent decrease in cocaine's purity, a 32 percent decrease in seizures and a 100 percent increase in price — indicators of a major downward shift in supply.

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