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The American Cancer Society has funded over 100 research grants at Tulane over the past 70 years. Their latest — a four-year, $792,000 award to Michael Hoerger, PhD, MSCR, assistant professor of psychology, psychiatry and oncology — is the largest to the university in the past decade and...

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Mar 30, 2020 - Carolyn Scofield

Researchers at Tulane University have developed a novel way to identify a new class of antibiotics for use in the fight against drug-resistant bacteria.

Mar 18, 2020 - Keith Brannon

The coronavirus behind the global COVID-19 pandemic likely evolved from nature and not a lab, according to a new genetic study in Nature Medicine co-authored by Tulane University virologist Robert Garry.

Mar 16, 2020 - Barri Bronston

Tulane geologist Brent Goehring recently returned from Antarctica as part of a five-year quest to understand the Thwaites Glacier and its future contribution to global sea level.

Mar 11, 2020 - Carolyn Scofield

Researchers at Tulane University have identified a protein on tumor-derived extracellular vesicles that indicates if a NSCLC tumor is likely to metastasize, according to a new study in Science Advances.

Mar 03, 2020 - Carolyn Scofield

Chad Steele, professor and chair of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at Tulane University School of Medicine, has been elected to the American Academy of Microbiology (AAM)