Category: Academic News

University of Arizona Health Sciences receives $150 million in state support, plus private funding

The University of Arizona Health Sciences Center for Advanced Molecular and Immunological Therapies, or CAMI, received a strong vote of support from Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey, who designated $150 million in new funding for the Phoenix-based center. At the same time, CAMI received its first private philanthropic support as part of a new $10 million gift from the Steele Foundation.

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.