The University of Arizona

Study to Examine Whether Cancer Risk From In Utero Environmental Exposures Can Be Reversed

UANews | April 20, 2010
Researchers the in the UA nutritional sciences department have begun a study to see if resveratrol in the maternal diet can reverse the risk of future breast cancer due to exposure to dioxin.

Marching to End Sexual Assault

UANews | April 15, 2010
Several student groups have coordinated "Take Back the Night," an annual awareness event, at the UA on April 15.

Nutritional Sciences Investigator Wins NIH Challenge Grant

UANews | April 12, 2010
Kirsten Limesand is using an NIH Challenge Grant to investigate the cellular mechanics of salivary glands. The goal is to learn how to speed the healing process for cancer patients whose glands have been damaged by radiation therapy.

UA Superfund Research Program Receives $14 Million To Study Contaminated Dust, Water

UANews | April 7, 2010
Scientists will spend the next five years evaluating a range of pollutants with plans to develop models to counter contamination.

Communication Professor Receives White House Invitation

UANews | April 7, 2010
Dale Kunkel will advise a national task force that's developing a federal plan to address childhood obesity.

Asthma Clinical Research Center Relocates to the UA

UANews | April 6, 2010
The center is part of the nation's largest not-for-profit network of clinical research centers dedicated to asthma research.