Michael Quick to become provost
The new provost has the “abilities, experience and knowledge that will best serve our large, complex and very ambitious research university,” says President C. L. Max Nikias.
The gift to the Keck School of Medicine of USC will create the Stephenson Family Personalized Medicine Center at the Center for Applied Molecular Medicine and support the groundbreaking work of David B. Agus and his team.
You make think those apps are free, but you’re paying a price for them. USC researchers and their colleagues at two other universities found that if those free apps have ads in them, they eat up battery power, processing time and network data at a tremendous pace.
In back-to-back studies, researchers show how fasting combined with a class of cancer-inhibiting drugs can starve colorectal, breast and lung cancer cells. If shown to work in humans, the combination could replace chemotherapy, according to senior author Valter Longo of USC.