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UAMS Researcher Develops Way to Track Single Circulating Tumor Cells

LITTLE ROCK – Researchers from University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York have developed a new technological approach for tracking individual circulating tumor cells (CTCs) in the bloodstream, helping researchers identify the pathways of single cancer cells inside the body and that holds the promise to prevent cancer from spreading.

By | June 23rd, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Alumnus Gives $500,000 to Honor Surgeon

Citing his long admiration for James Y. Suen, M.D., retired Little Rock otolaryngologist J. Floyd Kyser, M.D., is funding a $500,000 professorship at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) to honor the surgeon who trained with him as a resident and went on to become an international leader in otolaryngology and head and neck surgery.

By | September 9th, 2013|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Tongue Cancer Doesn’t Slow Drummer’s Beat

Feb. 16, 2011 | The rock’n’roll lifestyle doesn’t allow a nagging sore on your tongue to slow you down, and it surely isn’t a very “punk-rock” detail to complain about.

By | February 16th, 2011|Medical News, UAMS News|0 Comments