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How to rewind the clock on arthritic cartilage … stat!

January 17th, 2023|Comments Off on How to rewind the clock on arthritic cartilage … stat!

By Cristy Lytal DNA (Creative Commons image by Christoph Bock/Max Planck Institute for Informatics)   A new study in Aging Cell describes how a key protein, called Signal Transducer and Activator of Transcription 3 (STAT3), might ... Read More »

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Dramatic change from pandemic brought on stress for mothers

December 16th, 2022|Comments Off on Dramatic change from pandemic brought on stress for mothers

First large-scale study of mothers shows those who experienced greatest amount of pandemic-related change experienced symptoms of traumatic stress By Hope Hamashige Photo iStock The COVID-19 pandemic brought about sudden change and probably ... Read More »

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Artificial Intelligence in Health: USC Researchers receive $10.5 million to develop cutting edge machine learning approaches in cancer research

December 5th, 2022|Comments Off on Artificial Intelligence in Health: USC Researchers receive $10.5 million to develop cutting edge machine learning approaches in cancer research

By Bokie Muigai Image: iStock   The National Cancer Institute has awarded $10.5 million to the Division of Biostatistics at the Department of Population and Public Health Sciences at the Keck School of ... Read More »

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USC Stem Cell scientist Albert Almada receives a grant from the American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR) and Glenn Foundation for Medical Research

November 17th, 2022|Comments Off on USC Stem Cell scientist Albert Almada receives a grant from the American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR) and Glenn Foundation for Medical Research

By Cristy Lytal Albert Almada (Photo courtesy of Albert Almada) Most senior citizens don’t have bulging biceps. USC Stem Cell scientist Albert Almada is uncovering the reasons why with support from a $125,000 grant from ... Read More »

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New drug shows promise for fighting both COVID-19 and cancer

November 14th, 2022|Comments Off on New drug shows promise for fighting both COVID-19 and cancer

Researchers at the Keck School of Medicine of USC and the Cleveland Clinic Florida Research and Innovation Center have published new studies of GRP78, a protein implicated in both COVID-19 and multiple types of cancer, ... Read More »

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USC Norris shares $500,000 federal grant with Chinatown Service Center to improve equity in cervical cancer screening and treatment

October 19th, 2022|Comments Off on USC Norris shares $500,000 federal grant with Chinatown Service Center to improve equity in cervical cancer screening and treatment

USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center is taking part in a new program launched by the Department of Health and Human Services to improve access to cancer care by partnering NCI designated cancer centers with community ... Read More »

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