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Nation’s top environmental scientists say the EPA should not be weakened

March 14th, 2017|

As scientists begin to find their political voices, three former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency insiders on Wednesday said the Trump administration should not sacrifice environmental quality and

CIRM awards $2.29 million to support stem cell-based therapy for knee osteoarthritis

March 8th, 2017|

The California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM), California’s stem cell agency, has awarded the biopharmaceutical company Cellular Biomedicine Group Inc. (Nasdaq: CBMG) $2.29 million to support pre-clinical

Research group awarded $12 million to establish tissue regeneration center

March 8th, 2017|

A research team called C-DOCTOR (Center for Dental, Oral and Craniofacial Tissue and Organ Regeneration), initiated by the Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC, is one step

Support the UKRO Los Angeles Marathon Charity Relay Team

March 8th, 2017|

One out of every two adults will develop chronic kidney disease during their lifetimes. To help these patients, USC scientists and clinicians are putting their feet to

Ching-Ling (Ellen) Lien awarded $1.7 million to study heart regeneration

March 3rd, 2017|

Ching-Ling (Ellen) Lien, an investigator at The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and principal investigator with USC Stem Cell, has been awarded nearly

From mother to baby: ‘Secondhand sugars’ can pass through breast milk

March 2nd, 2017|

Add breast milk to the list of foods and beverages that contain fructose, a sweetener linked to health issues ranging from obesity to diabetes.

A new study by

Reception honors new and previous anesthesiology chairs

March 1st, 2017|

Faculty and staff from the Keck School of Medicine of USC gathered recently to welcome and pay tribute to the current and previous chairs of the Department

The Broad Foundation gives a 10th birthday gift to stem cell centers

March 1st, 2017|

Scientists from USC, UCLA and UCSF gathered at a symposium recently to celebrate the 10th anniversary of their three stem cell research centers, established with support from

Robert Shaddy named chair of pediatrics

March 1st, 2017|

Robert E. Shaddy, MD, has been named chair of the Department of Pediatrics at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, and as pediatrician-in-chief and senior vice

USC Michelson Center for Convergent Science emphasizes collaborative approach to treating cancer patients

March 1st, 2017|

AnneMarie Ciccarella describes herself as an “accidental advocate.”

A need to understand her disease led the breast cancer survivor to travel to a national cancer conference where she