March 20, 2018
Tulane Medical Center is one of the first hospitals in Greater New Orleans to offer the new Micra Transcatheter Pacing System, a pacemaker that can present fewer complications than traditional kinds of pacemakers. It is the smallest pacemaker available for bradycardia.
March 06, 2018
February 27, 2018
Dr. Jay Kolls, MD, a professor of medicine and pediatrics and the John W Deming Endowed Chair in Internal Medicine at Tulane University School of Medicine, was recently awarded a seven-year, $6 million Outstanding Investigator Award from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute to research how lungs fight deadly diseases.
February 21, 2018
Tulane graduates Steve and Jann Paul have made a $10 million gift to support construction of a new School of Science and Engineering building at Tulane University.
February 20, 2018
Tulane University virologists are part of a team of researchers working on a new $15 million federally funded project to help eradicate Ebola and Lassa fever by studying in detail how survivors were able to fight off the deadly viruses.
February 20, 2018
Last year, the National Institutes of Health awarded the Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science (LA CaTS) Center with funding to aid researchers in Baton Rouge, New Orleans and Shreveport in their work over the next five years.
February 16, 2018
Tulane researchers talk about problems with Mardi Gras beads including lead exposure and drainage issues, while archaeologists celebrate the discovery of an ancient Mayan megalopolis in Guatemala in today’s News in Review video.
February 08, 2018
Tulane University medical oncologist Dr. Oliver Sartor is lead author of a new comprehensive clinical review article in the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine that covers the latest developments in treatment for advanced prostate cancer.
February 01, 2018
Tulane University physicians and staff are in Minneapolis for football’s biggest game of the year — Super Bowl LII — to help former players stay in good health.