The Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) has received a grant to fund research on the link between gastroesophageal reflux disease and esophageal cancer.
(University of Southern California - Health Sciences) The Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) has been awarded a grant from the DeGregorio Family Foundation and Price Family Foundation to support research aimed at gaining a deeper understanding of how gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) increases the risk of developing esophageal cancer.
Selena Gomez is giving back to help find a cure for lupus! The 24-year-old entertainer, who was diagnosed with lupus several years ago, made a major donation to the University of Southern California’s Keck School of Medicine. Her donation will kick start the Selena Gomez Fund for Lupus Research, which will fund a pilot research [...]
Singer and actress Selena Gomez made a donation to the Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California (USC) to support lupus research. She created the fund, called the "Selena Gomez Fund for Lupus Research," that will initially...Show More Summary
(Northwestern University) A Northwestern University and W.M. Keck Science Department of Pitzer, Claremont McKenna and Scripps colleges study suggests it was the power of the eyes and not the limbs that first led our aquatic ancestors to make the leap from water to land. Show More Summary
From fancy wine to Texas brews, Keck is back Since his departure from Camerata, the intimate wine bar adjacent to Paulie’s in Montrose, Houstonians have wondered what Master Sommelier David Keck’s next move would be. But they probably...Show More Summary
Detectors long used to look at the cosmos are now part of X-ray experiments here on earth. Modern cosmology experiments—such as the BICEP instruments and the Keck Array in Antarctica—rely on superconducting photon detectors to capture...Show More Summary
Zachary Keck Security, Middle East Tehran would be in big trouble if war came. Should the U.S. have to resort to the military option against Iran’s nuclear program, the B-2 stealth bomber would figure prominently in the operations. One of Iran’s best defenses is its massive and unforgiving geography. Show More Summary
The Keck Observatory just released a batch of new images of nascent planetary systems, captured with their shiny new vortex coronagraph. The post New exoplanet beauty shots made by redirecting starlight into the eye of an optical storm appeared first on ExtremeTech.
What does sugar do to our brains? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Answer by Keck Medicine of USC, 500+ internationally renowned doctors at a leading academic medical center, on Quora: We all know what sugar does to our waistlines. Show More Summary
by Leilani Polk Civic Cocktail—"Smart talk with a twist" hosted by Seattle Channel and Seattle CityClub—is an evening of networking and conversation featuring special invited guests chatting about predetermined topics with host Joni Balter. Show More Summary
How do we make sure the tiny satellites of Breakthrough Starshot don't sail on past Alpha Centauri? Also in this issue: touchscreen-friendly space suits, a shiny new coronagraph at the Keck Observatory, and a Congressional homework assignment for SpaceX. The post This week in space: Boeing, SpaceX, and tiny satellites appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Zachary Keck Security, So many cities, so many nukes--and millions dead. The larger nuclear weapons would be used to destroy major cities in Western Europe, including Hamburg, Bonn, Munich and Hannover in West Germany; Rotterdam, Utrecht...Show More Summary
A new device on the W.M. Keck Observatory in Hawaii has delivered its first images, showing a ring of planet-forming dust around a star, and separately, a cool, star-like body, called a brown dwarf, lying near its companion star.
Molly Keck, a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service entomologist and integrated pest management specialist in Bexar County, has been receiving a number of phone calls from area residents bewildered by recent bee activity.
W. M. Keck Observatory (Keck Observatory) is pushing the cutting edge of scientific discovery with the addition of the world's most sensitive instrument for measuring the tendrils of faint gas in the intergalactic medium known as the cosmic web. Show More Summary
Zachary Keck, Akhilesh Pillalamarri Security, Any idea what number one is? In an anarchical system like international relations, military power is the ultimate form of currency. A state may have all the culture, art, philosophy, and...Show More Summary
Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) recently received the school's highest ranking in National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding since the Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research began its annual ranking of medical schools in 2006. Show More Summary
An instrument designed to image the vast web of gas that connects galaxies in the universe has been shipped from Los Angeles to Hawaii, where it will be integrated into the W. M. Keck Observatory.