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There is good evidence that the human immune system can fight cancer, but it needs some help. Physician scientists at the Keck School of Medicine of USC are studying ways to teach the body’s immune system to fight off cancer.
Images of shrinking glaciers and stranded polar bears give powerful evidence of the need for people to work together on the common problem of protecting the planet.
A new study from the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center showed that targeting both hormone receptors and human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 in first-line treatment of metastatic breast cancer patients significantly increased overall survival times.
To eventually use stem cells in regenerative medicine, scientists need to understand how stem cells become organized into particular tissue patterns and shapes.
A screening was hosted by the nonprofit Art With Impact, which holds a monthly contest offering a $1,000 cash prize for short films about mental health.
The International Association of Dental Research honored two scientists from the Ostrow School of Dentistry of USC at the association’s general session opening ceremonies in Seattle.
Amid the smell of popcorn and the sound of mariachi music, hundreds of community residents visited USC for free health screenings and family care education.
A new report authored by USC researchers has estimated that millions of people may still be suffering from mental and physical health problems related to the 1986 Chernobyl accident.
Pat Levitt will serve as inaugural director of the Developmental Neurogenetics Program of the newly created Institute for the Developing Mind within The Saban Research Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles).
Nobel Laureate Sir John Gurdon will speak on stem cells on May 16 in the Aresty Auditorium of the Harlyne J. Norris Cancer Research Tower on the Health Sciences Campus.