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New digital health solutions unveiled at top influencer conference hosted by USC Center for Body Computing

The University of Southern California (USC) Center for Body Computing (CBC), part of Keck Medicine of USC, today hosts the 8th Annual USC CBC Conference, the leading digital health revolution event of international creators, designers and funders.

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Leslie Saxon, MD

Finalists named in USC Center for Body Computing SLAM 2014

The University of Southern California (USC) Center for Body Computing (CBC), part of Keck Medicine of USC, today announced this year’s four finalists in its annual USC CBC SLAM event where designers and creators improve health through the power of music.

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Gangning Liang and Peter Jones

Keck Medicine of USC researchers discover dual purpose of cancer drug in regulating expression of genes

Keck Medicine of USC scientists have discovered new clues about a drug instrumental in treating a certain blood cancer that may provide important targets for researchers searching for cures.

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National research team awarded $16M NIH grant to study genetics of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder using DNA samples from USC-led psychiatry cohort

A multi-institutional team of researchers studying schizophrenia and bipolar disorder has been awarded a $16 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to create the most extensive genetic resource to date for these two devastating psychiatric disorders, using DNA samples assembled by USC.

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Researchers find how single, genetic change causes cancerous tumors in young children’s eyes

USC Eye Institute researchers at the Vision Center at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, together with colleagues at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, have answered the long-standing question of why mutations to a particular gene primarily cause tumors of the retina and not of other cell types.

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