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Photo of Bionnovation building on Canal Street. Photo courtesy of the New Orleans BioInnovation Center.
Tulane, LSU Health select New Orleans BioInnovation Center as statewide partner for biomedical technology accelerator program
Photo courtesy of the New Orleans BioInnovation Center. Tulane University and LSU Health New Orleans have selected the New Orleans BioInnovation Center (NOBIC) as the statewide implementation partner for a newly launched initiative to augment business development efforts and accelerate the...
06/13/2018 - 15:30 - Carolyn Scofield

A study by researchers at Tulane University found persistent drug use, especially substances like cocaine and heroin, increases the risks of disease progression and early death in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). The results are published in the Clinical Journal of the American Society...

06/13/2018 - 15:30 - Carolyn Scofield

A new study involving Tulane University researchers finds three out of four pediatricians don’t approve of hitting children for corrective purposes, often referred to as spanking. Catherine Taylor, an associate professor of Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences, at Tulane University...

06/13/2018 - 12:45 -

Dr. Mark Diana, chair of the Department of Global Health Management and Policy (GHMP) and W.C. Tsai and P.T. Kung Professor of Health Systems Management at the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine (SPHTM), was named chair of the Association of University Programs in...

05/25/2018 - 17:00 - Keith Brannon

More than 83 million adults would be recommended for high blood pressure treatment under the new system compared to 72 million under the prior recommendations, said senior study author Dr. Jiang He, Joseph S. Copes Chair of Epidemiology at Tulane University School of Public Health & Tropical...

05/16/2018 - 16:30 - Carolyn Scofield

Tulane researchers developed a new way to predict complications and mortality in Type 2 diabetes patients. (Image from ThinkStock.) Type 2 diabetes affects more than 9 percent of the American population, and complications from the condition can lead to cardiovascular disease, kidney damage, even...

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