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UAMS Becomes Home to Cancer Imaging Archive for NCI

Dec. 4, 2015 | The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has become home to The Cancer Imaging Archive of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) with the transfer to UAMS of more than 40 terabytes of data from the archive’s former home at Washington University in St. Louis. Prior on his computer monitor displays [...]

By | December 4th, 2015|University News|0 Comments

UAMS Becomes Home to Cancer Imaging Archive for National Cancer Institute

LITTLE ROCK – The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has become home to The Cancer Imaging Archive of the National Cancer Institute (NCI) with the transfer to UAMS of more than 40 terabytes of data from the archive’s former home at Washington University in St. Louis. “Through the archive, UAMS has important linkages [...]

By | December 4th, 2015|News Release|0 Comments

UAMS Scientist Awarded $1.7 Million Grant for Melanoma Research

Sept. 10, 2015 | University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researcher Vladimir Zharov, Ph.D., D.Sc., was awarded a $1.7 million grant by the National Cancer Institute for clinical testing of a new technology called Theranostics, which is an integration of early diagnosis and treatment of melanoma.

By | September 10th, 2015|News Release, University News|0 Comments

Stem Cell Transplantation

Stem Cell Transplantation UAMS operates one of the top peripheral blood stem cell transplantation clinics in the world. This Myeloma Institute clinic is an important part of the comprehensive services offered through our Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute. Our transplant clinic offers autologous, allogeneic and matched unrelated donor transplants, as well as outpatient transplant, stem cell selection, [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Comments Off on Stem Cell Transplantation

Researcher’s Surprise Discovery Lands $1.8 Million Grant

A surprise discovery that could lead to new treatments for herpes viruses that infect more than 90 percent of the world’s adult population has led to a $1.8 million grant to UAMS from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

By | May 2nd, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

Discovery Helps UAMS Researcher Land $1.8 Million NIH Grant for Herpes Virus and Cancer Research

LITTLE ROCK – A surprise discovery that could lead to new treatments for herpes viruses that infect more than 90 percent of the world’s adult population has led to a $1.8 million grant to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

By | May 2nd, 2014|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Hosts Leaders in Cancer Research Data System

May 16, 2011 | Developers of the “World Wide Web of cancer research” came together May 9-10 in Little Rock to discuss advances in the network linking cancer researchers and physicians around the world.

By | May 16th, 2011|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments