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FDA approval expected soon for new 'living drug'

MUSC researchers excited to be part of making new cancer immunotherapy treatment a reality for patients.

Changing What’s Possible in Research at MUSC

It’s all about serving the community and accelerating the process of getting scientific discoveries translated to the patient's bedside.

Research Highlights

Researcher dedicated to finding a cure for ALS

Dr. Mariana Pehar has worked at MUSC since 2012 studying Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, ALS and other neurodegenerative diseases.

A molecule that balances the gut immune system

Dr. Bei Liu says knowing what may cause inflammatory bowel disease could lead to new treatments.

Cancer disparities expert named new SmartState endowed chair

Dr. Marvella Ford is known as a bridge builder who connects key players from different institutions.

Featured Researcher:  MUSC College of Medicine



Standing up to Cancer

Dr. Raymond DuBois is well known as dean of the College of Medicine at MUSC, but not everyone knows the strong advocacy work he does in the fight against cancer.

Raymond N. DuBois, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Dean of Medicine, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, MUSC


Research Events Calendar

Science Café

MUSC Science Café invites you to learn about science and technology in a fun, comfortable environment.
Date:    August 23, 2017
Time:    5:30 p.m.
             480 King Street
             Charleston, SC 29403

If 50 percent of cancers are preventable, why aren’t we doing a better job of preventing them?

Join us at the Science Café to hear Dr. Raymond DuBois explain why anti-inflammatory drugs, such as aspirin, can prevent or reduce the risk of cancer and how this isn’t new.

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