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New Study Investigates Vaccine and Oral Medication to Stop Alzheimer’s Years Before It Begins

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The Keck School of Medicine of USC launches a new study investigating a vaccine and oral medication to stop Alzheimer’s years before it begins
14-Sep-2017 8:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

$8 Million National Science Foundation Grant to Fund Development of a “Bionic Suit” to Help People with Paraplegia Walk

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The Keck School of Medicine of USC is one of three institutions to share a highly competitive Cyber-Physical Systems Frontier grant to develop a brain-computer interface to restore walking and lower extremity sensation for people with paraplegia
13-Sep-2017 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

An Innovative Whole-Breast Ultrasound Technology Could Be Life-Saving for Women with Dense Breast Tissue

USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center is the first site actively recruiting for a clinical trial researching a new, gentle, automated technology for imaging dense breasts.
30-Aug-2017 6:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Keck Medicine of USC Appoints Chief Quality and Patient Safety Officer

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Keck Medicine of USC has appointed Dr. Santhi Iyer Kumar as its first chief quality and patient safety officer.
22-Aug-2017 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Recruitment Begins for Study Exploring Impact of Culture and Genetics on Hispanics with MS

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The Keck School of Medicine of USC is actively recruiting Hispanics with multiple sclerosis to participate in a study examining the impact of genetics, acculturation and cultural perceptions on disease severity.
9-Aug-2017 3:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Experts: One in Three Cases of Dementia Preventable; Nonmedical Therapies Ideal for Dementia

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A report by the first Lancet Commission on Dementia Prevention and Care identifies powerful tools to prevent dementia and touts the benefits of nonmedical interventions for people with dementia.
17-Jul-2017 1:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Keck School of Medicine of USC Receives $6.9 Million NIH Grant to Promote Ambitious Pulmonary Medicine Research

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Dr. Zea Borok of the Keck School of Medicine of USC has received a $6.9 million, seven-year NIH grant that could lead to new therapies for common lung diseases
5-Jul-2017 6:10 AM EDT Add to Favorites

A Simple Breath Test Could Be the Next Evolution in Breast Cancer Diagnostics

USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center is actively recruiting for a clinical trial that seeks to eliminate unnecessary testing for breast cancer with a simple breath test.
21-Jun-2017 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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