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Arizona Biomedical Corridor advances


Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton and the City Council today approved the Phoenix Industrial Development Authority to issue up to $180 million in revenue bonds to finance Mayo Clinic’s new proton beam radiation therapy center. The Council also approved a two-year extension of its agreement with ASU and Mayo Clinic to continue collaborative planning efforts to… Read More →

Medical Technology: Increasing Longevity, Healthcare Costs

Medical Technology - AZ Business Magazine January/February 2012

Advances in technology are great, experts agree, but costs need to mimic the rest of the economy. As Arizona enters its second century and health care costs soar, we can’t help but ask: Has the technology that helps us live longer become too costly? Are we living too long? And who will pay for the… Read More →

Cancer Research And Treatment Are Coming Of Age In Arizona

Cancer research and treatment are coming of age in Arizona

The Arizona Cancer Center in Tucson is one of two NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers in Arizona. Photo: The Arizona Health Sciences Center at the University of Arizona in Tucson Cancer Conquerors: There was a time when a diagnosis of cancer almost always meant death. But advances in cancer research and treatment have greatly improved cancer… Read More →