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Selim Zilkha has pledged a gift of $5 million to the Keck School of Medicine of USC to fund a new endowed chair in Alzheimer’s disease research.
Exposure to air pollution appears to increase the risk for autism among people who carry a genetic disposition for the neurodevelopment disorder, according to new research.
Researchers in a multiyear study are using magnetic resonance imaging to understand the long-term effect of statins drugs on arterial blockages.
Investigators at USC and The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles moved society closer to a day when diseases can be detected before symptoms appear.
The Department of Surgery will fund one of its faculty’s participation in the clinical researcher education curriculum.
A USC research team will study discover whether stress in the lives of working mothers influences risk of childhood obesity in their children.
When veterans come home, they may face multiple health challenges — physical, mental and psychological.
The USC Davis School of Gerontology and the Buck Institute for Research on Aging announced a joint PhD Biology of Aging Program, the first in the nation.
USC Telehealth is the first university-based clinic to offer mental health services using secure Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act-compliant videoconferencing technology.
University Professor Mark Humayun has been named the inaugural director of the USC Eye Institute and interim chair of the USC Department of Ophthalmology.