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UA Public Health Students to Assist on Super Bowl Sunday

UANews | January 30, 2015
SAFER team members will be at every first-aid station, working alongside emergency medical technicians inside University of Phoenix Stadium.

UA Arthritis Center Receives $6.1M Grant

UANews | January 23, 2015
Researchers at the UA Arthritis Center at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson are working to identify treatments to slow the progression of osteoarthritis, supported by a five-year grant.

The Molecular Biology Behind ALS

UANews | January 22, 2015
UA researchers have uncovered a novel molecular defect in a fruit fly model of ALS bearing a strong similarity to defects found in humans. The discovery may help explain the mechanisms underlying the devastating disease.

UA to Serve Up Fresh Approach to Health

UANews | January 16, 2015
Bringing science to the plate, the Department of Nutritional Sciences will tout the benefits of the globally popular Mediterranean diet with a series of events kicking off on Jan. 28.

UA Receives $2 Million for Autism Spectrum Disorders

UANews | January 15, 2015
The UA Steele Children’s Research Center has received $2 million from the Centers for Disease Control to continue identifying children who have autism spectrum disorders, becoming one of 10 sites in the U.S. supported during the current grant cycle.

'Molecular Truck' Could Deliver New Treatment

UANews | January 14, 2015
Child sufferers of ulcerative colitis stand to benefit from the work of an interdisciplinary UA team assisted by Tech Launch Arizona.