The protein MOTS-c may have the potential to stave off frailty and maintain muscle mass, says second-year PhD in Biology of Aging student and Glenn/AFAR Scholarship recipient Joseph Reynolds.
The American Society on Aging, in collaboration with the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, offers several online courses, including "Fundamentals of Gerontology" and "Managing Health and Chronic Conditions in Older Adults." The next sessions begin June 12, 2017.
The USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology celebrates its largest class to date as well as the first graduates from two pioneering programs.
Already a celebrated young researcher, Laura Corrales-Diaz Pomatto is the first to graduate from the school’s pioneering PhD program.
Science-fiction sounding therapies are coming but diet and exercise work now, say leading aging experts at the Milken Global Conference.
2017 Hanson-Thorell awards continue legacy of supporting promising research directions.
New USC Davis faculty member Reginald Tucker-Seeley looks beyond simple income measures to find out how individuals’ finance-related feelings and behaviors affect disparities in physical and mental health.
Four researchers receive the first annual USC Stevens Center for Innovation Commercialization Awards for patented fasting-mimicking diet technology licensed in 2016.
Student researchers receive awards in Life Sciences and Social Sciences categories as well as special awards from the American Physiological Society.
USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology student Christina Deirmenjian '17 receives the Emma Josephine Bradley Bovard Award.