Add breast milk to the list of foods and beverages that contain fructose, a sweetener linked to health issues ranging from obesity to diabetes. Read more
A diet designed to imitate the effects of fasting appears to reverse diabetes, a new USC-led study shows. The fasting-like diet promotes the growth of...... Read more
What happens in your brain when you tell a joke? Well, that appears to depend on whether you do that for a living. Researchers in...... Read more
USC researchers may have just found a solution for one of the biggest stumbling blocks to the next wave of rechargeable batteries. Read more
Earth’s increasingly deadly and destructive climate is prompting social work leaders to focus the profession’s attention on one of humanity’s most pressing issues: environmental change.... Read more
USC scientists believe they have solved the mystery of what prompts the intertwined double-helix DNA to open its two strands and then start replication. Read more
The key for C-DOCTOR team is to understand what stem cells can do and then deliver them for patient care.
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IBT at the University of Southern California (USC) converges both medicine and all aspects of engineering to create neural interfaces with the goal of developing treatments for patients with degenerative neurological conditions.
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