New weapon in Alzheimer’s fight
Alzheimer’s disease has a new enemy: The USC Alzheimer’s Therapeutic Research Institute, part of Keck Medicine of USC. The San Diego unit will be led by scientist Paul Aisen.
It’s more than just a saying. Researchers find the smell of fish makes us more likely to second-guess misleading information and scrutinize it instead of overlooking, accepting or ignoring it.
The latest drone flyover of the USC Village construction site shows the project is moving along nicely. The $650 million project — the largest in South Los Angeles history — will provide residential and retail space when it opens in fall 2017.
USC students, staff and faculty will have a new transportation option — shared bikes — starting in the spring. The bike-sharing program, a Metro pilot project, will put 1,100 bikes at 65 stations throughout downtown Los Angeles.