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Stress of COVID-19 pandemic could lead to violence at home, Tulane experts caution

While some COVID-19 stay-at-home orders are being eased across the country, the stress on many families remains high and will be felt even after restrictions are lifted. Physical distancing, isolation and quarantine meausures designed to stop the...
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Tulane scientists to share in $20 million NSF award for materials research

The $20 million Louisiana Material Design Alliance (LAMDA) aims to create a diverse and highly skilled STEM workforce for Louisiana.
22-Jun-2020 3:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Tulane study calls for alternatives to Bonnet Carré Spillway to improve river management

The study underscores the urgency of identifying alternatives to improve river management and confront the new normal of more frequent river floods.
18-Jun-2020 1:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Gen. Wesley Clark (ret.) to address Tulane students

Clark will speak to students and the public on U.S. strategy during the COVID-19 crisis.
16-Jun-2020 2:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Roll over, Aristotle, nature doesn’t always hate a vacuum

The study, published in Nature Chemistry, provides new insights on how to modify the stickiness of these molecular building blocks, allowing engineers to build materials, like gels, from the bottom-up.
15-Jun-2020 1:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Study shows diamonds aren't forever

The study, published in Nature, was conducted by a team of international resources, including two from Tulane University.
4-Jun-2020 5:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Tulane scientists find a switch to flip and turn off breast cancer growth and metastasis

Researchers at Tulane University School of Medicine identified a gene that causes an aggressive form of breast cancer to rapidly grow. More importantly, they have also discovered a way to “turn it off” and inhibit cancer from occurring. The...
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Tulane social work professor awarded grant to reduce substance abuse and violence among Native American families

The $2.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health will enable researchers to identify interventions that will lead to a healthier, more resilient Native American community.
2-Jun-2020 12:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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Tulane immigration law expert calls SCOTUS ruling a surprise victory for Dreamers

18-Jun-2020 2:25 PM EDT

Expert says mental health challenges remain as lockdown lifts

28-May-2020 1:05 PM EDT

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Health Care Workers Must Take Care of Themselves, Tulane Dean Says

5-May-2020 2:45 PM EDT

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How the coronavirus affects the readiness of our military at home, overseas

Branches of the United States military are now feeling the effects of the coronavirus, and that has U.S. military leaders facing a completely new challenge— how to maintain an elite state of readiness against threats, both foreign and domestic...
16-Apr-2020 2:30 PM EDT

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How COVID-19 affects the readiness of our military at home, overseas

6-Apr-2020 4:45 PM EDT

Tulane experts available to discuss celebrating holidays in the age of COVID-19

6-Apr-2020 1:45 PM EDT

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Cybersecurity considerations both for businesses and employees while working from home

2-Apr-2020 2:30 PM EDT

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Beware of Cyber scams/fraud related to COVID-19

2-Apr-2020 12:15 PM EDT

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