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Little Rock Mom Thankful for Beating Colon Cancer

Jan. 29, 2016 | Alice Rogers knew something was wrong. What started with abdominal cramps in March 2015 had progressed to severe pain by July. “It hurt every time I ate, sometimes making me double over,” she said, adding that she also was passing pencil-thin stools. “I knew something was wrong, but I just didn’t [...]

By | 2017-01-28T09:43:29+00:00 January 29th, 2016|Featured, Medical News|0 Comments

UAMS Researcher Receives Best NIH score for New Concept Early Disease Diagnosis with Photoswitchable Nanoparticles

Nov. 14, 2014 | University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researcher Vladimir Zharov, Ph.D., D.Sc., recently was awarded a $1.5 million R01 grant by the National Institutes of Health to investigate his diagnostic concept — “In vivo reading written in blood” — with new stimuli-responsive nanoparticles circulating in blood.

By | 2017-01-28T09:45:19+00:00 November 14th, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS, Arkansas Department of Health Seek Volunteers for Kidney Disease Education Study

LITTLE ROCK – At Phillips County Health Unit in Helena/West Helena and health department clinics in five other regions of the state, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Department of Nephrology and the Arkansas Department of Health (ADH) are seeking qualified volunteers with chronic kidney disease to participate in a research study.

By | 2017-01-28T09:46:03+00:00 April 16th, 2014|Media Contact - Taylor/Caldwell, UAMS News|0 Comments