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Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
USC researchers have identified two Zika proteins potentially responsible for thousands of microcephaly cases in Brazil and elsewhere — taking one small step toward preventing Zika-infected mothers from
Former chair of the Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, Gunther Dennert, PhD, passed away on June 5, after
A new study has identified a “sunscreen” gene that may help stave off skin cancer.
The team, led by researchers from the Keck School of Medicine of USC, found
Scientists and public officials warned residents of health risks and provided mosquito-abatement tips during the Zika Virus Awareness Symposium, held June 9 at the Aresty Auditorium on
Directors of the Donald E. and Delia B. Baxter Foundation visited the USC Health Sciences Campus on May 9, to hear presentations from Keck School of Medicine
The infection has been cured in mice by removing “traitors” residing in liver’s immune cells.
Chronic hepatitis B infection, a lifetime disease with no effective cure, could one
CRISPR-Cas9 is a gene-editing technique that enables scientists to disable, replace or modify sections of DNA. It allows for unprecedented precision and speed in the field of genome editing.
Jae Jung Lab in the Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology to receive over $7 million to investigate the development and prevention of Kaposi’s sarcoma.
Distinguished Professor Jae
New joint postdoctoral program unites Keck researchers with industry partner to solve immune diseases
Professor Omid Akbari points out a finding in his research of immune diseases.Investigators at the Keck School of Medicine of USC are tackling immune-mediated diseases in a