The University of Southern California (USC) is a private, research university located in Los Angeles. USC's development has closely paralleled the growth of Los Angeles, and the university historically has educated a large number of the city's business leaders and professionals. In recent years USC has risen quickly in various rankings, including the U.S. News survey of U.S. universities, to 23rd place in 2011.
First paralyzed human treated with stem cells has now regained his upper body movement. This is NOT "too good to be true!" See also, https://blog.cirm.ca.gov/tag/kris-boesen/ & https://news.usc.edu/107047/experimental-stem-cell-therapy-helps-paralyzed-man-regains-use-of-arms-and-hands/