Arizona Biosciences News

Jul 17, 2014

Banner Alzheimer’s Institute teams with Novartis to study new Alzheimer’s drugs

Banner Alzheimer’s Institute in Phoenix will team with Novartis, a Swiss pharmaceutical company, to test two experimental drugs that aim to fend off Alzheimer's disease in older adults who are at high risk but have not yet shown memory or thinking problems.

Aug, 29, 2014
Biozona Weekly: UA veterinary program; Ebola treatment; Concussion research

Top bioscience news, August 12-27, 2014: UA to establish veterinary medical school; ASU researchers encouraged by Ebola virus treatment; ASU football teams with TGen, Riddell for concussion research

Aug, 21, 2014
Biozona Weekly: Breast cancer drug study; Kidney transplants; New medical students

Top bioscience news, August 14-19, 2014: Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center in Gilbert testing breast cancer drug; St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center starts kidney transplant program; UA College of Medicine-Tucson welcomes new class 

Aug, 14, 2014
Biozona Weekly: NACET breaks ground; Arizona innovation; NAU expands program

Top bioscience news, August 10-13, 2014: NACET breaks ground on accelerator in Flagstaff; Arizona a top business grower, host to innovation summit; NAU to expand physician assistant program in Phoenix

Aug, 08, 2014
Biozona Weekly: Ebola virus; Tucson 'angels'; Mesa biotech program

Top bioscience news, August 1-7, 2014: ASU researcher helped to develop experimental Ebola vaccine; Tucson's Desert Angels group among 10 most active angel-investing organizations; Mesa Public Schools launches biotech program for college credit

Aug, 01, 2014
Biozona Weekly: New ASU Center; TGen North; Phoenix campus construction

Top bioscience news, July 28-August 1, 2014: Center for Applied Structural Discovery to be part of ASU's Biodesign Institute; TGen North in Flagstaff doing cutting-edge science; Phoenix Biomedical Campus construction continues

Jul, 25, 2014
Biozona Weekly: Alzheimer’s trial; New trauma center; Medical school students

Top bioscience news, July 18-24, 2014: Dr. Eric Reiman interviewed about Banner Alzheimer’s Institute trial; West Valley Hospital opens new trauma center; UA College of Medicine welcomes new students