UA Researchers Closer to Preventing Asthma

(UANews) Dr. Fernando Martinez and his colleagues have received a federal grant to lead a national clinical study with the aim of working toward a cure for asthma. 

Efforts to improve the health of children at increased risk for asthma will receive a major boost with the launch of a new University of Arizona Health Sciences-led national clinical study funded by a $27 million federal grant.

For Dr. Fernando Martinez and his colleagues at the UA Asthma and Airway Disease Research Center, this study follows 30 years of research to prevent and cure the chronic disease. Read more