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Unlocking the Mystery of Multiple Sclerosis With Tech

May 16th, 2017|

Recruitment begins for a Keck School of Medicine of USC study of the first smartphone app to combine clinical data, MRI imaging and genetic data for

USC Roski Eye Institute ophthalmologists are first to use XEN® gel stent to treat glaucoma patients in Los Angeles

March 17th, 2017|

USC Roski Eye Institute ophthalmologists, Alena Reznik, MD, and Sahar Bedrood, MD, PhD, first to use XEN gel stent for L.A. patients

As a national leader

First patient in Los Angeles to receive FDA-approved corneal cross-linking procedure treated at USC Roski Eye Institute

March 17th, 2017|

J. Bradley Randleman, MD, performs first CXL treatment on L.A. patient after FDA approval; procedure includes ultraviolet light and riboflavin eye drops to stabilize the

USC announces plans for new hospital

March 10th, 2017|

USC will begin planning for the construction of a new, state-of-the-art hospital on its Health Sciences Campus, focused on the high-acuity services that are the

Jay R. Lieberman announced as president of USC Care

March 1st, 2017|

Jay R. Lieberman, MD, chair and professor of orthopaedic surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, has been elected president of the USC

Early Alzheimer’s Gene Spells Tragedy For Patients, Opportunity For Science

January 10th, 2017|

Rosemary Navarro, 40, at her home in La Habra, Calif. Navarro looks through old childhood photographs to find a picture of her mother, Rosa Maria

USC Institute of Urology to examine methods for increased precision, decreased risks of prostate cancer diagnostics

November 18th, 2016|

Grants from the National Institutes of Health will support the study of MR-ultrasound image fusion and DNA methylation markers in prostate biopsy tissue

The USC Institute of

Primary Tumor Location Predictive of Treatment Response in Patients with Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

November 3rd, 2016|

A retrospective analysis of clinical trial data reveals that in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer, primary tumor location is predictive of their response to various

Keck Medical Center of USC Earns an “A” for Patient Safety in Fall 2016 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

October 31st, 2016|

Keck Hospital of the University of Southern California (USC) is one of 844 hospitals nationwide to receive an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group, a