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Green tea may help those suffering from rheumatoid arthritis

photo: green teaThere are a number of reasons why people should increase their consumption of green tea. Green tea is already known to have anti-oxidant benefits that can help prevent cancer and cardiovascular (CV) disease, and according to findings from the lab of Associate Professor Salah-uddin Ahmed, small molecules present in green tea photo: pharmaceutical sciences researcherscan also help prevent inflammation and joint destruction caused by rheumatoid arthritis (RA).

Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory joint disorder that affects over two million Americans. Read more.

Pharmacy research uses viruses to fight cancer

photo: pharmaceutical sciences researchPharmaceutical sciences Ph.D. student Victor Bii is working on a project to understand how breast cancer spreads to other parts of the body, a process known as metastasis. Metastasis to vital organs is what causes lethality in breast cancer, so studying this process is key to identifying new therapies. Read more.

Student pharmacist selected for Capitol Hill internship

photo:Erin McCarthyErin McCarthy, a second-year student pharmacist at Washington State University, has been selected for a summer internship on the staff of Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers for Washington’s Fifth Congressional District. McCarthy had the opportunity to meet the Congresswoman after a panel discussion on health policy and health care advocacy hosted by the WSU College of Pharmacy in Spokane this October. Read more.

Professionalism habits you need after graduation

Pharmacy law expert gives student pharmacists a dose of career advice
Cardinal Health representative Michael A. Moné spoke on professionalism in pharmacy practice on October 28 at the WSU College of Pharmacy. Read more.


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