Can the Circadian Clock in Cancer Cells Help Defeat a Deadly Brain Cancer?

USC scientists and colleagues have discovered a novel potential target for treating glioblastoma, the deadly cancer that kills 15,000 Americans a year.

Keck Medicine of USC Hospitals Earn LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader Designation

Both Keck Medical Center and USC Verdugo Hills Hospital received the maximum score from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation.

Augmented Reality Glasses Make Life Easier for the Visually Impaired

USC researchers find that adapted augmented reality glasses significantly improve mobility and grasping ability in patients with degenerative eye disease.

USC Researchers Receive $12.5 Million Grant for Craniofacial Research Data-Sharing Endeavor

The project, FaceBase III Data Management and Integration Hub, would put USC on the map as the data epicenter for the craniofacial research community.

Keck School Receives Five-Year, $170 Million Annual Funding for Patient Care and Physician Medical Education

The Keck School of Medicine of USC will provide patient care and physician medical education at Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center (LAC+USC).

USC Researchers Find Human Breast Milk May Help Babies Tell Time

The composition of breast milk changes across the day. Researchers believe this “chrononutrition” may help program infants’ emerging circadian biology.

VR Game Allows Parkinson’s Patients to Move and Feel in Virtual Worlds

USC engineers team with researchers and VR game designers to help Parkinson’s patients walk steadily with confidence.

Keck Medical Center named to 2019-20 U.S. News Best Hospitals Honor Roll

Keck Medical Center of USC, which includes Keck Hospital of USC and USC Norris Cancer Hospital, was ranked No. 16 on U.S. News & World Report 2019-20 Best Hospitals Honor Roll.

Experts Develop New Tool to Track Injuries in Older Adults

An estimated 10% of older adults experience some form of abuse each year. A new tool, which emerged from a study led by Laura Mosqueda, MD, dean of the Keck School of Medicine of USC, aims to help.

Fighting Back Against the Ravages of Time

New USC Viterbi research tells us more than we’ve ever known about how and why our cells age, paving the way for a healthier, happier old age.