Two USC professors were knighted on May 9 by an Order of the French Republic, among the highest civilian decorations awarded in France.
Kelvin J. A. Davies, James E. Birren Professor of Gerontology at the USC Davis School… more>
Both radiation and many forms of chemotherapy try to kill tumors by causing oxidative stress in cancer cells. New research from USC on a protein that protects cancer and other cells from these stresses could one day help… more>
When the body fights oxidative damage, it calls up a reservist enzyme that protects cells — but only if those cells are relatively young, a study has found.
Biologists at USC discovered major declines in the… more>