The COVID-19 pandemic highlights the need for international collaboration and effective solutions for challenges posed by aging populations.
USC researchers say their studies on air pollution and cognitive decline — one involving humans and one with mice — provide evidence that cleaner air may reduce risk for Alzheimer’s and other dementias.
University Professor Caleb Finch proposes a new model to describe how small changes in cells can contribute to significant differences in lifespan.
Having walkable cities, good transit and the opportunity to work and connect would be good for residents of all ages.
The “Alzheimer’s Exposome” framework illustrates how environmental and genetic factors interact to more fully illustrate disease risk.
USC and Duke researchers say the framework illustrates how environmental and genetic factors interact.
University Professor Caleb Finch is helping us understand the relationships between aging, our genes and our environment through his studies of ancient mummies and premodern societies.
The killifish have come to USC, and they might just have the answers to holding back aging.
The study by Assistant Professor Jessica Ho is the first to demonstrate that the drug overdose epidemic is contributing to the widening gap in life expectancy between the United States and other high-income countries.
Think beyond the stereotypes to help Trojans of all ages feel welcome in classrooms and on campus, say USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology experts.