Paula Cannon, PhD, and Elyn Saks, PhD, JD, have been named Distinguished Professors by USC President C. L. Max Nikias.
Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
This year's ranking represents the Keck School of Medicine's highest to date Keck School of Medicine of USC ranks No. 1 in funds received per principal ... Read More »
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 birthing ... Read More »
USC researchers found that that melanoma patients with deficient or mutant copies of a “sunscreen" gene are less protected from harmful ultraviolet rays that could cause skin ... Read More »
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 ... Read More »
3-D printed Cas9 enzyme that snips a DNA sequence at a location identified by CRISPR. (Photo courtesy of the NIH 3D Print Exchange, National Institutes of Health) ... Read More »