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The Pesika Lab Group works to help control mosquito-related diseases worldwide.
Pest control
Leila Pashazanusi, a PhD student in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering in the School of Science and Engineering, examines biosensors made in a carbon nanotube (CNT) in the Pesika Lab Group in Flower Hall. Because of their high surface area, CNT biosensors are particularly...


Jun 19, 2017 - New Wave staff

The Tulane Institute of Sports Medicine has created the new Professional Athlete Care Team within the Tulane Medical Center designed to meet the needs of former professional athletes. Learn more about the effort in this video.

Jun 13, 2017 - Paula Burch-Celentano

Computational models help researchers understand lung injury.

Jun 13, 2017 - Keith Brannon

As we head into peak mosquito season, a recent study in Nature co-authored by a Tulane University researcher has some good news for those worried about Zika this summer. 

Jun 13, 2017 - Barri Bronston

A Tulane University research professor is teaming up on a $200,000 grant to help the Isle de Jean Charles community of Native Americans build resilience in the face of climate change and other social and environmental challenges.

Jun 06, 2017 - Carolyn Scofield

The world may be closer to knowing why Ebola spreads so easily thanks to a team of researchers from Tulane University and other leading institutions  that discovered a new biological activity in a small protein from the deadly virus. The team’s findings were recently published in the Journal of Virology.