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December 14th, 2016

Fake news alert: Libel, ethics, moral responsibility

No longer relegated to the covers of tabloids in the grocery store aisle, “fake news” has become big business with easy distribution via social media and the internet. Can and should it be stopped? Who is responsible? USC experts discuss the implications of fake news on law, politics and society. Contact: Ian Chaffee at (213) […]

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December 12th, 2016

Hijacking the double helix for replication

For years, scientists have puzzled over what prompts the intertwined double-helix DNA to open its two strands and then start replication. Knowing this could be the key to understanding how organisms — from healthy cells to cancerous tumors — replicate and multiply for their survival.

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