April 28, 2016
Doctors have long known that men with low testosterone are at greater risk for developing type 2 diabetes. For the first time, researchers have identified how testosterone helps men regulate blood sugar by triggering key signaling mechanisms in islets, clusters of cells within the pancreas that produce insulin. The findings, co-authored by Tulane University researchers, are published in the journal Cell Metabolism.
March 04, 2016
A Tulane researcher is leading a study that could lead to improved ways of screening chemotherapy drugs for neurotoxicity.
September 10, 2015
Anthropology professor Trenton Holliday is among researchers involved in the discovery of a new species of human relative in a South African cave.