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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

Detecting Alzheimer’s Disease Before Symptoms Emerge

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Cognitive tests can detect early Alzheimer’s disease in older adults without symptoms according to a new Keck School of Medicine of USC study.
31-May-2017 6:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Keck School of Medicine of USC Receives $2.2 Million NIH Grant to Fund Research on Healing Difficult Bone Injuries

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Keck School of Medicine of USC has received a $2.2 million NIH grant to fund research on gene therapy that could help manage challenging bone repairs
23-May-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

The Secret to Combating Pancreatic Cancer May Lie in Suppression of a Common Protein

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Research from the Keck School of Medicine of USC indicates that in mice with a KRAS mutation, which is present in 90 percent of pancreatic cancer patients, expressing only half the amount of the glucose-regulated protein GRP78 is enough to halt the...
22-May-2017 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Three Little Letters That Could Make You A Big Hero At the Beach This Summer: CPR

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New study shows that bystander CPR is associated with favorable neurological survival for drowning victims in cardiac arrest
17-May-2017 8:20 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Unlocking the Mystery of Multiple Sclerosis with Tech

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Recruitment begins for a Keck School of Medicine of USC study of the first smartphone app to combine clinical data, MRI imaging and genetic data for people with multiple sclerosis
16-May-2017 9:10 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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