• Kristian Doyle, PhD, in his lab

    The development of dementia following a stroke may be due to chronic inflammation in the brain that could be treated with a medication used for rheumatoid arthritis and some cancers, according to a study published in the Feb. 4 issue of the Journal of Neuroscience

  • image of a smartphone and mobile app icons for new "AZiCATS NOW" app
    Use our free mobile app to learn about hundreds of current and upcoming clinical studies at the University of Arizona! AZiCATS NOW helps healthcare providers find current and upcoming studies, and share info with patients, clients and other providers.
  • The University of Arizona Department of Emergency Medicine is seeking community input on a clinical trial that requires a medical procedure to be performed without patient consent. The study will determine if a new device to secure breathing tubes holds the emergency breathing tubes more securely than currently used devices. The trial, which is set to begin this fall at the University of Arizona Medical Center – South Campus, will be performed on critically ill or injured patients who are unable to provide informed consent.

  • Dr. Janko Nikolich-Žugich in his research lab
    UA researchers have discovered that two separate defects combine to contribute to reduced T cell responses with aging.