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Keck School scientists named among world’s ‘most influential’

Five Keck School researchers have been named by Thomson Reuters as having “The World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds” for 2014. The New York City-based multinational media and information firm assessed papers indexed between 2002 and 2012 in 21 fields of study.

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Nail stem cells prove more versatile than press ons

There are plenty of body parts that don’t grow back when you lose them. Nails are an exception, and a new study published in The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) reveals some of the reasons why.

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The helix of hearing

Titled De Novo, this striking sculpture was created as part of an ongoing collaboration between USC Stem Cell and the USC Roski School of Art and Design.

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Justin Ichida screens potential therapies for Lou Gehrig's disease

Justin Ichida, PhD, started young on his path to becoming a scientist. He was in seventh grade when he discovered his passion for genetics through the pages of Michael Crichton’s Jurassic Park.

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General David H. Petraeus gets a four-star tour of HSC

David H. Petraeus, PhD, retired four-star general and former CIA director, visited the Health Sciences Campus (HSC) on Nov. 4 to see for himself what the view is like on the front lines of the life sciences revolution.

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USC stem cell researcher Lori O'Brien receives the first Broad Fellowship

What makes stem cells develop into kidneys? Lori O’Brien, PhD, a postdoctoral research associate in the laboratory of Andy McMahon, PhD, FRS, has received the first Broad Fellowship to help answer this question.

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