Stories by Candace Pearson:
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles joins national study of rare cardiac defect in babies
The first clinical trial of its kind uses stem cells to examine hearts in which the left ventricle is underdeveloped.
USC alum, virus expert team up for suspense on The Last Ship
Cinema grad joins forces with microbiologist on TNT hit about a deadly pandemic wiping out humanity.
Worried about Ebola? USC virologist has other concerns
Here’s a hint: You might want to visit your doctor or pharmacist — and wash your hands often.
Probing the power of stem cells
Scientists at the Keck School of Medicine of USC are deciphering the powerful gene regulatory circuit that maintains and controls the potential of embryonic stem cells to form any type of cell in the body.