Lerman named president-elect of the Association of American Cancer Institutes

Caryn Lerman, PhD, director of the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, has been chosen as president-elect Read More »

June 30th, 2020|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center receives $5 million for cancer drug discoveries

On June 29, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Keck Medicine of USC and the Read More »

June 30th, 2020|Announcements, Clinical Studies, Keck Net Intranet|

Marine training may take more mental than physical grit

The United States military has a constant need for service members who can serve in elite and specialized units. However, because the required training courses are so rigorous, the dropout rate is high. According to a new study, Read More »

June 29th, 2020|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

New DNA sequencing technique may help unravel genetic diversity of cancer tumors

The ability to sequence the genome of a tumor has revolutionized cancer treatment over the last 15 years by identifying drivers of cancer at the molecular level. But understanding the genetic diversity of individual cells within a tumor Read More »

June 29th, 2020|Announcements, Keck Net Intranet|

Testing program underscores effective safety measures across health system for COVID-19

Results are in for the health system’s Prevalence Pilot Program, which reflects COVID-19 testing results among Keck Medical Center of USC health care workers. Conducted over a four-week period in May and June, the program showed infection and Read More »

June 26th, 2020|Announcements, COVID-19, featured, Keck Net Intranet|