Deleting the ‘anti-aging’ gene from yeast greatly lengthens life span, say USC molecular scientists.
By Carl Marziali
A counterintuitive experiment has resulted in one of the longest recorded life-span… more>
College geneticist studies yeast for insight into cell growth and cancer By Eva Emerson November 2005 Like Hamlet, eventually all cells must make a fateful decision: To divide or not to divide. And like the melancholy Prince… more>
New University Park-focused Institute replaces the Program in Neural, Informational and Behavioral Sciences By Eva Emerson November 2005 Neuroscientists describe learning as a process in which new experiences lead to a… more>
USC professors explore the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in wide-ranging teach-in. By Pamela J. Johnson November 2005 During a teach-in entitled, “Learning from Katrina,” seven USC professors analyzed the… more>
New program to strengthen recruitment efforts, academic excellence and student scholarship By Eva Emerson November 2005 At a launch party held Oct. 27, USC College leaders announced the establishment of the College Honors… more>