University of Arizona

Cancer Biology Graduate Interdisciplinary Program

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The Cancer Biology Graduate Interdisciplinary Program allows students to focus on various aspects of cancer biology, including basic mechanisms and translational research, utilizing the strengths of research faculty with backgrounds in biochemistry, cell biology, medicinal chemistry, molecular biology, pharmacology, genetics, and immunology.

Applications for the Cancer Biology Graduate Interdisciplinary Program are submitted through the Arizona Biological and Biomedical Sciences program (ABBS). The ABBS is the unified recruiting and admissions process for nine graduate programs ( Cancer Biolog Graduate Interdisciplinary Program, Cell and Molecular Medicine, Genetics Graduate Interdisciplinary Program, Immunobiology, Molecular and Cell Biology, Pharmacology/Medicinal Chemistry, Physiological Sciences Graduate Interdisciplinary Program and Plant Sciences) at the University of Arizona. Go to the ABBS website at for additional information and instructions for applying to the Cancer Biology PhD program.

For more information on how to apply for the WRGP resident tuition rate for this program, please contact:

Anne Cione
Program Coordinator
Sr. Cancer Biology Graduate Interdisciplinary Program
Arizona Cancer Center
University of Arizona
1515 North Campbell Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85724-5024
(520) 626-7479

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