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July 17th, 2018

The best time of the year: San Diego Comic-Con

Comic-Con has grown from being about the comic book art form to being one of the main (if not the main) purveyor of pop culture. From movie premieres and sneak peeks to panels of stars promoting their latest on television or streaming video – if it is important in pop culture, it is happening at […]

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July 9th, 2018

Pruitt resigns – USC experts available

With Scott Pruitt under fire for possible ethical violations and the roll-back of many foundational rules of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) while head of the agency, Pruitt’s resignation is not a surprise for many pundits. But what does this mean for the EPA, what is Pruitt’s legacy and what is the future for the environment? USC experts have their take on these questions and more.

July 5th, 2018

Mitochondria may lead to new disease treatments

USC researchers have discovered transfer of vital genetic information within a cell isn’t the one-way telegraph once thought, opening new pathways for understanding human disease and developing potential treatments, a new study shows.

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June 21st, 2018

Epstein family gift enhances sports medicine research and care at USC

Researchers and clinicians at the Keck School of Medicine of USC’s Department of Orthopaedic Surgery will advance their pioneering work on treatments and techniques to prevent and heal sports-related injuries thanks to a new $10 million gift.

The donation from USC Trustee Daniel Epstein and his wife, Phyllis, via the Epstein Family Foundation will help the newly named USC Epstein Family Center for Sports Medicine bolster its world-class research, education and treatment.

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