Technology entrepreneur Steve Poizner will lead the Alliance for Southern California Innovation, a new group of universities, companies and venture capitalists.Read more
When Daniel Benjamin was just beginning his PhD program in economics in 2001, he attended a conference with his graduate school advisers. They took in...... Read more
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Long before symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease become apparent to patients and their families, biological changes are occurring within the brain. Read more
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Ambitious research on lung cell regeneration is underway at the Keck School of Medicine of USC. Zea Borok’s lab studies alveolar cells in the lung....... Read more
Keck School of Medicine of USC is among developers of a brain-machine device for people with spinal cord injuries.
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The SETI Institute, a USC affiliate, explores, studies and explains the origin, nature and prevalence of life in the universe including work in astrobiology and search technology.
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