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How the Gut Microbiome May be Key in Post-Surgery Organ Failure after Heart Surgery in Children

Although pediatric heart surgery techniques have improved over the years, children with CHD often have a high rate of organ failure after surgery. This study will explore the role of the gut in determining post-operative outcomes after repair of congenital heart defects in infants and children.

Making Precision Medicine a Reality: Genomics Researchers Discover Road Map to Disease Origin

University of Arizona Health Sciences, University of Pennsylvania and Vanderbilt University researchers are one step closer to understanding the genetic and biological basis of diseases like cancer, diabetes, Alzheimer’s and rheumatoid arthritis – and to identifying new drug targets and therapies.
Making Precision Medicine a Reality: Genomics Researchers Discover Road Map to Disease Origin

Shaping the Future of Medicine: The College of Medicine – Tucson

Since our 1967 founding, the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson has been the site of many incredible advances and accomplishments. Learn about our history, as well as highlights from the past year, in our first COM Report!
Cover image of the first College of Medicine – Tucson

UA Physician and UA Med Student Embark on ‘Bike Listening Tour’ to Learn What Rural America Thinks about the Affordable Care Act

On Friday, April 22, Dr. Paul Gordon will start bicycling across the country, stopping daily in small towns to learn what people think of “Obamacare.”

New Snakebite Treatment Under Development at UA College of Medicine – Tucson

Thousands of Americans are bitten by rattlesnakes and other venomous snakes each year. The new treatment may serve as a “bridge” to buy time until medical care is available.
New Snakebite Treatment Under Development at UA College of Medicine – Tucson

How the Gut Microbiome May be Key in Post-Surgery Organ Failure after Heart Surgery in Children

Although pediatric heart surgery techniques have improved over the years, children with CHD often have a high rate of organ failure after surgery. This study will explore the role of the gut in determining post-operative outcomes after repair of congenital heart defects in infants and children.

Making Precision Medicine a Reality: Genomics Researchers Discover Road Map to Disease Origin

Making Precision Medicine a Reality: Genomics Researchers Discover Road Map to Disease Origin

University of Arizona Health Sciences, University of Pennsylvania and Vanderbilt University researchers are one step closer to understanding the genetic and biological basis of diseases like cancer, diabetes, Alzheimer’s and rheumatoid arthritis – and to identifying new drug targets and therapies.

Cover image of the first College of Medicine – Tucson

Shaping the Future of Medicine: The College of Medicine – Tucson

Since our 1967 founding, the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson has been the site of many incredible advances and accomplishments. Learn about our history, as well as highlights from the past year, in our first COM Report!

UA Physician and UA Med Student Embark on ‘Bike Listening Tour’ to Learn What Rural America Thinks about the Affordable Care Act

On Friday, April 22, Dr. Paul Gordon will start bicycling across the country, stopping daily in small towns to learn what people think of “Obamacare.”

New Snakebite Treatment Under Development at UA College of Medicine – Tucson

New Snakebite Treatment Under Development at UA College of Medicine – Tucson

Thousands of Americans are bitten by rattlesnakes and other venomous snakes each year. The new treatment may serve as a “bridge” to buy time until medical care is available.

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