Valley Fever Continues To Affect AZ Researchers Work To Halt It


The UA Valley Fever Center for Excellence is at the forefront of research into the disease, working toward a possible cure using nikkomycin Z in clinical trials. Tucson scientists including Dr. John Galgiani director of the UA VCFE and BIO5 Faculty member are also working on a vaccine. Both nikkomycin Z and the vaccine have come out of UA.