• Theodorescu named director of University of Colorado Cancer Center

    Recruitment will solidify UCCC as national leader in personalized cancer medicine and biotechnology

    Dr. Dan Theodorescu, a cancer researcher and urologic surgeon, has been named director of theUniversity of Colorado Cancer Center, the Rocky Mountain region’s only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center.… Full Story

    December 18, 2009
    Caitlin Jenney
  • NIH awards $577,000 to ImmuRx for treatment of tuberculosis

    ImmuRx, co-founded by Ross Kedl, PhD, assistant professor in the department of Immunology at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, has been awarded a $577,000 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) award from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study the potential of the ImmuRx platform to treat tuberculosis (TB).… Full Story

    November 3, 2009
    Caitlin Jenney
  • News Release

    Energy Gap Useful Tool for Successful Weight Loss Maintenance Strategy

    Significant Behavioral Changes Needed to Maintain Weight Loss, According to Commentary in the Journal of the American Dietetic Association Americans are getting heavier.… Full Story

    October 31, 2009
    Caitlin Jenney
  • New study to test blood pressure control strategies and outcomes

      Looks at blood pressure control and relationship to risk of heart and kidney diseases, stroke, and cognitive decline More than 900 million adults worldwide and nearly one in three adult Americans have high blood pressure—one of the most common conditions among middle-aged and older adults.… Full Story

    October 30, 2009
    Tonya Ewers
  • Sensor Detects Amounts of Radiation Delivered to Cancer Patients

    New Sensor Detects Amounts of Radiation Delivered to Breast/Prostate Cancer Patients A new sensor device allowing doctors to receive data on the precise amount of radiation being delivered to tumors and surrounding tissue offers cancer patients at the University of Colorado Hospital some peace of mind when it comes knowing their treatment is on target.… Full Story

    October 14, 2009
    Guest Contributor