In a new study appearing in the journal BMC Immunology, lead researcher Milene Peterson along with a team of researchers including Stephen Johnston, all in the Biodesign Center for Innovations in Medicine, took a look at the efficacy of personal vaccines versus shared vaccines, which target mutations shared by the majority of individuals with a cancer subtype.Continue reading
University of Arizona President Dr. Robert C. Robbins announced in April his plans to resume in-person classes Aug. 24, bringing back 45,000 students and 15,000 faculty and staff for fall 2020.Continue reading
Practiced together, CDC guidelines help to reduce riskContinue reading
The project will leverage an existing online survey tool that researchers have used to investigate risk factors for Alzheimer’s disease.
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has introduced a pilot program to provide prioritized patent examination for patent applications that cover a product or process related to COVID-19. The product or process must be subject to an applicable U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for COVID-19 use.Continue reading
Tucson, Ariz. – The University of Arizona and state of Arizona antibody testing initiative will include 31 sites across the state as it expands to all 15 counties.Continue reading
Sarah Arrowsmith, lab coordinator and scientist at Biodesign Institute Center for Environmental Biotechnology, stepped up to make coth masks for others. The team at the ASU Biodesign institute ran tests to determine how effective these homemade masks may be. Continue reading
After a comprehensive search, the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) has announced that Michelle McMurry-Heath, MD, PhD, as its incoming President and CEO. McMurry-Heath will become the organization’s next President and CEO on June 1, 2020.
BIO is the world’s largest science and public advocacy organization, representing 1,000 members. McMurry-Heath will succeed former Rep. Jim Greenwood, who has led the organization since 2005 and BIO’s founding President & CEO Carl B. Feldbaum who served from 1993 to 2004.Continue reading
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“This is not a green light to speed, this is a green light to proceed, and we are going to proceed with caution,” Arizona Governor Doug DuceyContinue reading