Three USC researchers win $4.3 million in awards from California’s stem cell agency

Three scientists from Keck Medicine of USC have won grants exceeding $4.3 million from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) for research that includes creating a temporary liver for patients, finding novel ways to treat immune disorders and blood diseases, and developing new animal models for heart failure, diabetes and neurodegenerative diseases. The grants, …

Finley and Mumenthaler team up, using their different skills to lead the fight against colorectal cancer (Illustrated by: Tracie Ching)

National Cancer Institute award to support research on colorectal cancer at USC

A grant from the National Cancer Institute will advance researchers from the USC Viterbi School of Engineering and the Keck School of Medicine of USC in their fight against colorectal cancer. Stacey Finley, holder of the Gordon S. Marshall Early Career Chair and an assistant professor in USC Viterbi’s Department of Biomedical Engineering, and Shannon Mumenthaler, …

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