University of Southern California

Research

Rose Hills Foundation – Research Fellowship Recipients

2015

“Computational Model to Identify Novel Therapeutic Targets that Inhibit the Metabolism of Pancreatic Cancer”
Stacey Finley, Biomedical Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering

“Defining the role of genomic instability in basal-like breast cancer metabolism”
Nicholas Graham, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Viterbi School of Engineering

“Optogenetic approaches to understanding and restoring touch sensation”
Andrew Hires, Neurobiology, Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences

“Small organisms with a large climate footprint: the impact of marine nitrogen and sulfur cycling on the global climate”
Naomi Levine, Marine and Environmental Biology, USC Dorsnife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences

2014

“Can increased use of urban vegetation and “cool” roofs and pavements counter the effects of future climate change while simultaneously improving air quality in Los Angeles?”
George Ban-Weiss, Civil/Environmental Engineering, Viterbi School of Engineering

“Dynamics of Electron and Proton Motion in Artificial Photosynthesis”
Jahan Dawlaty, Chemistry, USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences

“Comprehensive dissection of example higher-order genetic interactions”
Ian Ehrenreich, Molecular Biology, USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences

“Novel mechanisms of heterochromatic DNA repair and genome stability”
Irene Chiolo, Molecular Biology, USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences

“Manipulation of the Microbiome to Prevent Colorectal Cancer”
R. William DePaolo, Molecular Microbiology & Immunology, Keck School of Medicine