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USC Stem Cell Scientist Gage Crump Explores Skeletal Development in New Study

March 13th, 2019|Comments Off on USC Stem Cell Scientist Gage Crump Explores Skeletal Development in New Study

How do our skeletons form during embryonic development? To approach this question, researchers at the USC Stem Cell laboratory of Gage Crump looked to our not-so-distant relative: the tiny, transparent zebrafish. Gage Crump, PhD  — [...]

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Alzheimer’s-like symptoms in mice reversed with special diet

March 7th, 2019|Comments Off on Alzheimer’s-like symptoms in mice reversed with special diet

A diet containing compounds found in green tea and carrots reversed Alzheimer’s-like symptoms in mice genetically programmed to develop the disease, Keck School of Medicine of USC researchers say. Researchers emphasize that the study, recently [...]

Experts Develop New Tool to Track Injuries in Older Adults

February 21st, 2019|Comments Off on Experts Develop New Tool to Track Injuries in Older Adults

A new tool for documenting injuries in older adults may provide better evidence for elder abuse cases. An estimated 10 percent of older adults experience some form of abuse each year. However, the link between [...]

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