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Department of Surgery

The Department of Surgery at the University of Arizona

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Mar 2 2016
UA Steele Children’s Research Center Receives $40,000 from `Courtney’s Courage’ for Pediatric Cancer Research
Dec 22 2015

Funds will support research at the UA Steele Center that is examining novel immunotherapy strategies against pediatric cancer.

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Powerful Artificial Hearts | Dominic Alexander | TEDxTucsonSalon

Published April 27, 2015

Dominic discusses the amazing power of the totally artificial heart, however temporary, to bring healing and grace to patients and their families.

May 11, 2015
Weightloss Solution for Some Type 2 of Diabetics

Dr. Galvani discusses how, following weight loss surgery, some patients’ type 2 diabetes disappears.

January 29, 2015

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The UA's Dr. Zain Khalpey will work with other researchers to better understand infectious disease risk to astronauts during spaceflight missions.