Category: Academic News

TGen, Arizona State University collaborate to treat fatty liver disease in Latino youth through NIDDK grant

Arizona State University’s Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation, Phoenix Children’s Hospital and the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) announced yesterday they will partner on a new study along with Cincinnati Children’s focused on nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, or NAFLD, in Latino youth.

University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix hosts health summit for Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islanders in Arizona

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix served as the local host for the White House Initiative on Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders (WHIAANHPI). The organization is touring the nation to bring community and health care leaders together to address critical issues facing these populations.

New UArizona Center for Advanced Molecular and Immunological Therapies to drive significant economic impact to Phoenix

The new University of Arizona Center for Advanced and Molecular and Immunological Therapies, which will be located on the Phoenix Bioscience Core, is expected to have an economic impact of as high as $4.8 billion and attract more than 150 companies to Phoenix, according to a new study.