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On behalf of the Priddy Family Foundation, Robert (left) and KiKie (right) Priddy have donated $1 million to establish the Priddy Family Spark Research Endowed Fund. (Photo courtesy of the Priddy family).
Tulane Brain Institute receives $1 million pledge from the Priddy Family Foundation
Tulane University’s Brain Institute has received a $1 million pledge from the Priddy Family Foundation to endow and establish the Priddy Family Spark Research Endowed Fund. The fund will provide competitive awards to faculty for early-stage research support that advances the research priorities of...

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Jul 11, 2018 - Roger Dunaway

Tulane University’s Brain Institute has received a five-year, $1 million Comprehensive Enhancement Grant from the Louisiana Board of Regents that it will use to purchase scientific instruments for its facilities.  

Jul 10, 2018 - Melanie Cross

Asim Abdel-Mageed, DVM, PhD, Zimmerman Professor of Cancer Research at Tulane University School of Medicine, and his colleagues published research in Scientific Reports, examining whether drugs already approved to treat other diseases or conditions could be effective in blocking the spread of cancer cells.

Jun 27, 2018 - Barri Bronston

A national report released Wednesday on the future of the Gulf Coast draws heavily on the work of two Tulane University scientists who have spent most of their careers studying coastal systems in Louisiana and around the world.

Jun 26, 2018 - Keith Brannon

A new study from the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine shows that, depending on the interpretation criteria, serological tests can differentiate between Zika and dengue infections.

Jun 25, 2018 - Barri Bronston

Tulane University President Mike Fitts is among a delegation of presidents of American universities and colleges visiting Israel this week to learn about technological innovation and boost bilateral academic research and exchange opportunities.