What’s the route between smell and memory? Where’s the connection between habits and Parkinson’s disease? How does one detour into addiction? To answer these and other...... Read more
The USC Digital Humanities Program launches, previewing the innovative scholarship it will support. Eavesdrop on students at the USC School of Cinematic Arts’ new interactive...... Read more
The human brain has 86 billion neurons. These individual cells act in concert to send electrical messages that result in our thoughts, memories and movements....... Read more
Scientists have discovered a key molecular cog in a plant’s biological clock — one that modulates the speed of circadian, or daily, rhythms based on...... Read more
Keck Medicine of USC is the first medical center in Los Angeles to offer a unique implantable treatment for sleep apnea, a chronic disorder that...... Read more
Whether playing fusion, bebop or modern jazz, bassist George Ban-Weiss loses himself in the passion, creativity and freedom of music, finding transcendence in his art. His...... Read more
One of the top five independent pediatric research institutes in the country, the Saban Institute conducts biomedical research involving the molecular and clinical understanding of childhood development.
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Scientists at USC's Atherosclerosis Research Unit co-developed an ultrasound method for measureing carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT), to detect the buildup of fats in and on artery walls as an early predictor of heart disease.