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DHS Renews CREATE’s BOA for Five-Year Term

DHS Renews CREATE’s BOA for Five-Year Term

The renewed BOA will support up to $8 million in new research on threats to homeland security.

DHS Renews CREATE’s BOA for Five-Year Term
USC School of Pharmacy, Department of Biomedical Engineering announce naming gifts

USC School of Pharmacy, Department of Biomedical Engineering announce naming gifts

The gift from innovator Alfred E. Mann will expand USC’s activities at the intersection of health sciences and engineering.

USC School of Pharmacy, Department of Biomedical Engineering announce naming gifts
Award-Winning Student Startup Aims to Revolutionize Brand Deals

Award-Winning Student Startup Aims to Revolutionize Brand Deals

A computer science and economics duo has created a software company that streamlines the influencer brand deal process.

Award-Winning Student Startup Aims to Revolutionize Brand Deals
Scientists link ‘forever chemical’ exposure to development of liver cancer

Scientists link ‘forever chemical’ exposure to development of liver cancer

“Liver cancer is one of the most serious endpoints in liver disease and this is the first study in humans to show that PFAS are associated with this disease,” says lead author Jesse Goodrich, a postdoctoral researcher at the USC’s Keck School of Medicine.

Scientists link ‘forever chemical’ exposure to development of liver cancer
A Phone Carrier That Doesn’t Track Browsing or Location

Phone Carrier That Doesn’t Track Browsing or Location

Wired has featured a new company and app, Invisv, that protects a smartphone user from location tracking, developed and launched by Barath Raghavan and Paul Schmitt of USC Information Sciences Institute.

A Phone Carrier That Doesn’t Track Browsing or Location

Research at USC

The mission of the Office of Research at the University of Southern California is to nurture and promote ethical and rigorous research, scholarship, creativity, and innovation to benefit society.

Department of Animal Resources

DAR provides provides animal procurement, daily animal care, animal health care, and scientific support for USC programs using animals in research and teaching.

Department of Contracts and Grants

DCG supports the research administration process, ensuring it’s consistent with university standards for academic freedom, research ethics, and fiscal responsibility.

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

IACUC oversees USC’s animal programs, animal facilities, and policies ensuring appropriate care, ethical use and humane treatment of animals.

Office for the Protection of Research Subjects

OPRS develops program-wide policies for the conduct and review of human subjects research at USC, provides education and training, and oversees the Institutional Review Boards (IRB).

Office of Research Advancement

ORA works with faculty and teams on developing large-scale and interdisciplinary research proposals and informing researchers about federally-funded research programs.

Office of Research Initiatives and Facilities

ORIF supports investigators through internal award programs, limited submissions, shared resources, as well as faculty training via the Center for Excellence in Research.

Office of Research Integrity

ORI fosters a culture of integrity within the entire USC research community by educating investigators about responsible conduct in research and laboratory practices.

Research Technology Services

RTS maintains and supports diSClose (for managing conflicts of interest) and iStar (for research with human subjects, animals, and biohazardous and radioactive substances).

Stevens Center for Innovation

USC Stevens is USC’s technology transfer office and also licenses discoveries, promotes entrepreneurship, stimulates innovation and leads corporate research collaborations.

Research and Scholarship

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