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.
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 ... Read More »
A USC research team identified 150 proteins affecting cell activity and brain development that contribute to mental disorders, including schizophrenia, bipolar condition and depression.
$8 million National Science Foundation grant to fund development of a “bionic suit” to help people with paraplegia walk
The Keck School of Medicine of USC is one of three institutions to share a highly competitive Cyber-Physical Systems Frontier grant to develop a brain-computer interface to restore ... Read More »
Whether it’s caffeinated or decaffeinated, coffee is associated with lower mortality, which suggests the association is not tied to caffeine. Here’s another reason to start the day with ... Read More »
A gift from the W. M. Keck Foundation names the Willametta Keck Day Healthcare Center at USC’s Health Sciences Campus. (Photo/Ricardo Carrasco III) The W. M. Keck ... Read More »
Recruitment begins for a Keck School of Medicine of USC study of the first smartphone app to combine clinical data, MRI imaging and genetic data for people with multiple ... Read More »