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Zlokovic receives nearly $25 million to study Alzheimer’s disease

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Berislav Zlokovic, MD, PhD, a pioneer of the theory that fixing the brain’s leaky blood vessels will prevent Alzheimer’s disease, has received four grants totaling up to $24.9 million over five years.

The funding allows Zlokovic, director of the Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute, to attack from different fronts

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Researcher earns NIH Pathway to Independence Award

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Alexis M. Coulourides Kogan, PhD, has received the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Pathway to Independence Award (K99/R00) as an outstanding postdoctoral researcher to help her complete the needed mentoring and training to transition to an independent, tenure-track faculty position. This is a highly prestigious award

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USC Stem Cell Seminar: Jan Nolta

Eli and Edythe Broad CIRM Center Auditorium, 1st floor conference room, Los Angeles
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Homelessness: Stories from the Shadows

McKibben Hall, Room 256, 1333 San Pablo St., Los Angeles, CA, 90033
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Obtaining Funding from Foundations and the USC Process

Norris Medical Library East Conference Room, USC Health Sciences Campus, Los Angeles

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“Before coming to USC, I had achieved many of my personal goals, but I still felt young and energetic with many things still to be accomplished. I chose USC because its energy and vision fits my personality and goals.”

Larissa V. Rodriguez, MD
Professor of Urology and Vice Chair of Academics, USC Institute of Urology