Gizmodo highlighted research by Raymond Stevens, Saheem Zaidi and Vsevolod Katritch of the USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience on their attempts to stabilize the structure of salvia, a hallucinogenic plant. By altering the molecule’s structure during synthesis, the researchers believe they are able to customize its opiate-like effects with a reduced risk for abuse.
USC President C. L. Max Nikias and and medical innovator and philanthropist Dr. Gary K. Michelson discuss the importance of teaching Intellectual Property to college students.
The renowned USC Dornsife chemist takes part in a panel discussion about the role of Russian science in reshaping global innovation in the years to come.
The inaugural USC Hack for Health event brings together students from across disciplines to find new ways of turning technology against cancer.
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Eun Ji Chung, a Gabilan Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering received a Broad Innovation Award for her research proposal to use biologically inspired scaffolds in urethral tissue generation.
Stacey Finley, a Gabilan Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, was named one of the 2016 Young Innovators of Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering.
Steve Kay was announced to lead the USC Michelson Center for Convergent Bioscience and named Provost Professor of Neurology, Biomedical Engineering and Biological Sciences.
USC News featured the USC Michelson Center for Convergent Biosciences discussing plans both the physical building and the faculty that are primed to fill the interdisciplinary spaces.
Stacey Finley received a Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) Award from the National Science Foundation for her work in the mathematical modeling of angiogenesis signaling and crosstalk in tumor cells.