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Collaboration Area ASU Investigators Partner Investigators Research Description
Alzheimer's Disease

Graciela Gonzalez, Ph.D.

Biomedical Informatics

Geoffrey L. Ahern, MD, Ph.D.

Department of Neurology

The Arizona Alzheimer's Disease Core Center (ADCC) is intended to capitalize on Arizona's scientific and organizational resources in the understanding, very early detection, and tracking of Alzheimer's disease (AD) and in the discovery of disease-slowing and prevention therapies

Cancer

Peter Jurutka, Ph.D.

Mathematics & Natural Sciences Division

New College

Elizabeth Jacobs, MD

Arizona Cancer Center

Vitamin D status, genetic variation in Vitamin D signaling and metabolism, and risk for colorectal neoplasia

Cancer

Sidney Hecht, Ph.D.

Chemistry/Biochemistry

Laurence Hurley, Ph.D.

College of Pharmacy

Study of i-motif structures that appear in the regulatory domains of many genes involved in cancer

Cancer

Linda Larkey, Ph.D.

College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation

Ana Maria Lopez, MD

Center for Latin American Studies

Denise Roe, DrPH

College of Public Health

Cynthia Thompson, Ph.D.

Department of Nutritional Sciences

Neil Weinstein, Ph.D.

Arizona Cancer Center

Testing storytelling versus standard, didactic learning methods of teaching about importance of CRC screening and procedures for prep and scheduling in low-income clinics

Diabetes

Randall Nelson, Ph.D.

Molecular Biomarkers Laboratory

Biodesign Institute

Craig Stump, MD

Hussein Yassine, MD

Diabetes Research Program

Development of proteomic biomarkers of microvascular complications of diabetes

Geriatrics

Colleen Keller, Ph.D.

Nelma Shearer, Ph.D.

College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation

Martha Mohler, Ph.D.

College of Medicine

Improve the knowledge, skills, and competencies of nursing professionals in geriatric nursing

Healthcare Delivery

Denis Cortese, MD

Robert Smoldt, MBA

Healthcare Delivery & Policy Program

William Crist, MD

Lyle Bootman, Ph.D.

Mindy Fain, MD

Peter Catinella, MD

James Stover

Development/expansion of a network of health systems capable of providing the spectrum of care

Hormone Physiology

Peter Jurutka, Ph.D.

Mathematics & Natural Sciences Division

New College

Mark Haussler, Ph.D.

Basic Medical Sciences

College of Medicine-Phoenix

Vitamin D hormone signaling in bone mineral homeostasis

Integrated Technologies

Nongjian Tao, Ph.D.

Bioelectronics and Biosensors

Jeff Burgess, MD

College of Public Health

Develop, optimize, and establish the use of the first wireless hand-held monitor for fire overhaul activities

Integrated Technologies

Nongjian Tao, Ph.D.

Bioelectronics and Biosensors

Craig Stump, MD

Department of Medicine

Implement and evaluate a new intervention approach for management and prevention of overweight and obesity

Neuroscience

Valentin Dinu, Ph.D.

Biomedical Informatics

Amelia Gallitano, MD

Basic Medical Sciences

College of Medicine-Phoenix

Genomics analysis of genetic variants and pathways associated with schizophrenia

Neuroscience

Graciela Gonzalez, Ph.D.

Biomedical Informatics

Amelia Gallitano, MD

Basic Medical Sciences

College of Medicine-Phoenix

Analysis of gene expression data for prioritization of relevant targets in the study of schizophrenia

Patient Registry

William G. Johnson, Ph.D.

Biomedical Informatics

AZHQ Repository and CHiR Trauma Registry project

Regenerative Medicine

Jeanne Wilson-Rawls, Ph.D.

Alan Rawls, Ph.D.

School of Life Sciences

Ronald Allen, Ph.D.

Department of Animal Sciences

Signaling pathways regulating growth and repair of skeletal muscle

Regenerative Medicine

Kenro Kusumi, Ph.D.

School of Life Sciences

Rebecca Fisher, Ph.D.

Basic Medical Sciences

College of Medicine-Phoenix

Transcriptome analysis and functional anatomy of spinal cord regeneration in the Anolis lizard

Regenerative Medicine

Kenro Kusumi, Ph.D.

Jeanne Wilson-Rawls, Ph.D.

Alan Rawls, Ph.D.

School of Life Sciences

Rebecca Fisher, Ph.D.

Basic Medical Sciences

College of Medicine-Phoenix

Genetic model of erector spinae muscle development associated with congenital scoliosis