An imaging technique that takes advantage of machine learning technology allows scientists to obtain results quickly, in contrast to traditional, more expensive methods that could take weeks. [...]
Andrew Hung is researching methods to train the next generation of surgeons in robotic surgery. (Photo/Van Urfalian) Researchers from the Keck School of Medicine of USC [...]
A little over a year after arriving at USC, D’Juan Farmer has been awarded one of the most prestigious fellowships available to postdoctoral fellows. The Howard Hughes Medical [...]
Michael Bonaguidi (Photo by Chris Shinn) From the brain to the bile, the Donald E. and Delia B. Baxter Foundation is supporting innovative medical research by [...]
A new study from the Keck School of Medicine of USC finds that robotic partial nephrectomy decreases complications, mortality and other important patient outcomes as compared with open or laparoscopic techniques.
USC’s Department of Orthopaedic Surgery will advance their pioneering work on treatments and techniques to prevent and heal sports-related injuries thanks to a new $10 million gift from the Epstein Family Foundation
A diabetes diagnosis later in life may signal early pancreatic cancer in African Americans and Latinos
For African Americans and Latinos, a diagnosis of diabetes after age 50 may also come with a more than threefold risk for developing pancreatic cancer. Each [...]
According to a new study in Developmental Cell from the USC Stem Cell laboratory of Andy McMahon, the progenitor cells that form the kidney’s filtering units, called nephrons, mature into entirely different types of cells based on when they arrive to the scene of nephron formation.
A USC research team identified 150 proteins affecting cell activity and brain development that contribute to mental disorders, including schizophrenia, bipolar condition and depression.