Department of Urology

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Darryl Shibata, MD

Keck Medicine of USC researchers find clues to colorectal cancer tumor behavior to improve cancer treatment and cures

“Big Bang” model of tumor growth provides view into how to stop cancer before it starts

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John K. Niparko, MD

Keck School of Medicine of USC catapults into Top 10 in 2014 NIH funding of otolaryngology research

High-profile research in human communication bolsters Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery

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3D Reconstruction of Immune Cell

USC neurogeneticists harness immune cells to clear Alzheimer’s-associated plaques from rodent brains

New research identifies promising therapeutic target for treating Alzheimer’s disease

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Leslie Saxon, MD

First mobile app to share heart rate with a photo empowers consumers to take charge of their personal health management

University of Southern California (USC) Center for Body Computing (CBC) collaborates with engineering, mobile technology and wearable sensor experts on BioGram

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Keck Medicine of USC surgeons perform complex kidney cancer surgery with minimally invasive Xi robot

The complex kidney cancer operation performed by USC Institute of Urology surgeons cuts the patient’s recovery time from two to three weeks to four to five days.

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Carmen A. Puliafito, M.D., MBA, Jeff Small, Derrick Hall, Inderbir S. Gill, M.D., and Jay Leno

USC Institute of Urology honors prostate cancer survivor at “Changing Lives and Creating Cures” Gala

The USC Institute of Urology, one of the nation’s top-ranked urology programs, honored Derrick Hall, president and CEO of the Arizona Diamondbacks major league baseball franchise, a native son of Los Angeles and a prostate cancer survivor and advocate.

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