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Tulane Receives $1.6 Million to Develop Nanoscale Drug Delivery - January 29, 2024

Tulane Researchers Honored at the 2023 Tulane Research, Scholarship, and Artistic Achievement Awards Ceremony - November 5, 2023

Leading Cancer Biologist to Head Louisiana Cancer Research Center - June 13, 2022

Researcher Awarded $2 Million Grant to Study Biology of Jumping Genes - May 9, 2022

Researchers to Study Whether Plants Under Stress Are Healthier to Eat - February 22, 2022

Researchers Ask How Much Indoor Lighting Improves Health, Lessens Cancer Risk - January 20, 2022

Researcher Receives $1.7 Million Grant to Study Faulty DNA Repair and Cancer Risk - October 27, 2021

Liquid Biopsy Analysis Reveals Genetic Differences in Advanced Prostate Tumors - August 24, 2021

Faculty Members Recognized for Excellence With University Teaching Awards - May 28, 2021

Physician Spotlight: Jessica Shank, MD - May 4, 2021

Xiao Ming-Yin Leads Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine - May 4, 2021

Researcher Investigates Possible Link Between Obesity & Colon Cancer - April 26, 2021

New Thoracic Oncologist Spearheads Development of Lung Cancer Program - November 13, 2020

Physician Rallies Support for Green Wave Heroes - October 18, 2020

Clinical Trial to Test Effectiveness of Drug in Treating Cancer Patients with Severe COVID-19 - September 11, 2020

Liver Cancer Treatment Showing Positive Results, Tulane Study Says - September 10, 2020

Fruit Flies Help Shed Light on Tumor Formation, Migration and Growth - July 8, 2020

American Cancer Society Grant to Help Metastatic Cancer Patients Understand and Access Palliative Care - June 29, 2020

Tulane Seeks Recovered COVID-19 Patients to Volunteer as Plasma Donors for Clinical Trial - June 3, 2020

Tulane Scientists Find a Switch to Flip and Turn Off Breast Cancer Growth and Spread - June 2, 2020

Tulane-led study evaluates Medicare payment model for cancer treatment - May 20, 2020

Study targeting tumor genetic mutations yields ‘practice changing’ results for prostate cancer treatment - May 13, 2020

American Cancer Society grant will help Tulane cancer patients overcome transportation barriers - May 13, 2020

Researchers identify marker that may predict whether lung cancer likely to spread - March 12, 2020

Tulane Surgery Clinic Northshore Adds New Oncology Services - March 11, 2020

Spike in US colorectal cancer rates from age 49 to 50 suggests many cases likely undiagnosed before screenings - January 31, 2020

Tulane medical students hold head-shaving fundraiser for cancer research - January 17, 2020

Tulane Health First in Region to Offer Focal Therapy for Prostate Cancer - January 8, 2020

Inaugural Kidney Cancer Day to raise awareness - November 22, 2019

Tulane researchers partner with United Houma Nation on climate and health resilience study - Oct 23, 2019

Tulane researcher is editor of journal issue honoring 40th anniversary of key cancer discovery -  Oct 01, 2019

Cancer cells turn to cannibalism to survive chemotherapy - Sep 18, 2019

Tulane Cancer Center to Host Free Prostate Cancer Seminar - Sep 12, 2019

Researchers Awarded $2.3 Million for Virus-Related Malignancies Research - August 14, 2019

Researcher's Publication Honored as Top 100 By Scientific Reports - June 24, 2019

Just One Change Per Day Can Make Your Diet More Planet Friendly - June 10, 2019

Jeffrey Wickliffe named an Emerging Leader in Health and Medicine by National Academy of Medicine - May 23, 2019

PhD Grad’s Mission is Saving Lives - May 22, 2019

Outbreak Exhibit Spotlights Tulane Research Against Epidemics - May 9, 2019

Researcher Awarded $1.8 Million Grant to Study New Targets for Rare Pediatric Cancer - May 2, 2019

Tulane Researcher Studies "Dark Matter of Genomes" - March 29, 2019

Study Finds Genetic Risks Associated with Prostate Cancer Are Underestimated - February 7, 2019

Tulane Medical Students Raise Money for Pediatric Cancer Research - February 5, 2019

New Gynecologic Oncologist Aims to Reduce Cervical Cancer Rates in NOLA - January 21, 2019

Student Athletes Raise Funds for Patient Relief - January 10, 2019

Advanced Cancer Patients Can Live Longer With Palliative Care, Tulane Study Says - November 27, 2018

Tulane Study Finds Neurotic or Introverted Men More Likely to be Distressed After Cancer Diagnosis - November 13, 2018

Tulane Team Releases Guide to Best Local Food and Nutrition Work - October 23, 2018

Prostate Cancer Patients Target of New $1.6 Million Study - October 16, 2018

Lynch Syndrome Can Lead to Cancer; Why Physicians Don't Test for It - October 9, 2018

Study Seeks Agent that Can Overcome Drug Resistance - September 25, 2018

Shades of Bluedoo - September 17, 2018

Tulane Cancer Center to Host Free Prostate Cancer Seminar - August 24, 2018

Tulane Doctor Elected to Elite Surgery College - August 22, 2018

Tulane Hosts Fifth Annual NOLA Bluedoo Run - August 16, 2018

Helping Families Paint the Stress Away - August 13, 2018

Repurposed Drugs May Halt the Spread of Cancer Cells - July 10, 2018

MD/PhD Student Recognized for Stem Cell Analysis - June 12, 2018

Tulane Cancer Center Offers Imaging Tool to Detect Recurring Prostate Cancer - June 6, 2018

Tulane Head and Neck Experts Lead Call for HPV Vaccines - May 17, 2018

Grant Supports Smoking Cessation Program for Newly Diagnosed Cancer Patients - May 8, 2018

Pink Bra Run to Benefit Tulane's Breast Cancer Research Program - April 18, 2018

Tulane Addresses Cancer Disparities in New Orleans - April 4, 2018

Researcher Probes Genetic Mutation that Leads to Liver Cancer - March 27, 2018

Tulane oncologist outlines prostate cancer treatment advances in New England Journal of Medicine - February 8, 2018

Pink Games raise money — and hope — for patients fighting cancer - January 22, 2018

Tulane researcher investigates link between maternal age and DNA damage in children - November 7, 2017

Blue chippers - October 2, 2017

Tulane Cancer Center hosts fourth annual NOLA Bluedoo Run - September 22, 2017

Robotic thymectomy gives patient something to cheer about - July 27, 2017

Man UP! event offers free prostate cancer screenings - September 1, 2017

Artists, children collaborate on flower installation for Tulane Cancer Center - August 16, 2017

Prostate Cancer Immunotherapy Works Better for African American Men - May 15, 2017

Students Shave Heads to Support Cancer Research - February 14, 2017

Leading Study Backs Hormone Therapy With Radiation for Recurrent Prostate Cancer - February 3, 2017

Tulane Researchers Find Tumor-Suppressing Protein Actually Promotes Cancer - January 23, 2017

Tickled Pink: Local Student-Athletes Assist Breast Cancer Patients - January 20, 2017

Daylight Saving Time Changes May Affect Your Sleep - November 3, 2016

Tulane Professor Named to Prestigious National Academy of Medicine - October 20, 2016

Feeling Bluedoo - October 4, 2016

Tulane Cancer Center Hosts Third Annual Bluedoo Run - September 19, 2016

Tulane Cancer Center to Host Free Prostate Cancer Seminar - September 2, 2016

Tulane Professor Receives Grant to Improve Stem Cell Survival - August 16, 2016

PaintFest America Brings Bright Colors to Tulane's Hospitals - July 27, 2016

Prospective Picassos and Warhol Wannabes Create Art at Tulane Hospitals - July 13, 2016

Grad Focuses on Cancer Research - May 17,2016

Protect Your Skin from the Summer Sun - May 17, 2016

Tulane President Joins Joe Biden in Hospital Tour - April 20, 2016

Mending Spirits Through Music - April 14, 2016

Musicians Record Song for Cancer Awareness - April 6, 2016

Grad Student Develops New Approach to Breast Restoration - March 17, 2016

Tulane Researcher Using "Nerve-On-A-Chip" To Study Safer Chemo Drugs - March 4, 2016


Outside Media Coverage of Tulane Cancer Center Members



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Wired: A Demographic Time Bomb Is About to Hit the Beef Industry



SciTech Daily: Unlocking the Secret: How One Protein Can Halt Lung Cancer Spread





Euronews: Scientists discover how a key protein can help stop lung cancer spreading





WGNTV: Scientists have identified a new way to treat lung cancer — and more



 

ABC News: 'Small swaps' to climate-friendly diet can significantly reduce carbon footprint, improve health: Study



 

Pharmacy Times: Phase 3 Trial Results Show Lutetium Can Reduce Risk of Disease Progression in Patients With Prostate Cancer



 

The Guardian: High steaks society: who are the 12% of people consuming half of all beef in the US?



 

The Cool Down: New study reveals one group devouring as much as half of America’s beef: ‘This was a big surprise’



 

Science: Immunity-enhancing cocktail protects mice against multiple hospital germs



 

UroToday: Prevalence of Germline Variants in Prostate Cancer and Implications for Current Genetic Testing Guidelines.


OncLive Coverage:

New Data Change Management of Frontline Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma - Pedro Barata, M.D.



Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy Shows Potential in Oligometastatic Cancer - Kendra Harris, M.D.



Robotic Surgery Represents Notable Advance in Thyroid Cancer Care - Emad Kandil, M.D.

Despite Benefits, Screening for Lynch Syndrome Often Overlooked - Jordan Karlitz, M.D.

Up to 12 Doses of Radium 223 Proven Safe in Prostate Cancer - Oliver Sartor, M.D.



Sequencing Chemo After Radium 223 Safe in mCRPC - Oliver Sartor, M.D.



Nodule Size Should Not Determine Biopsy Decision in Thyroid Cancer - Muhammad Anwar, MBBS



Palliative Care Issues in Gynecologic Cancer - William Robinson, M.D.

The Possibilities for Solid Tumor Modeling With 3D Printers Are Just Beginning - Jonathan Silberstein, M.D.

Radium 223 Poised to Move Beyond Prostate Cancer - Brian Lewis, M.D.



Radium 223 Focus of Several Ongoing Combination Studies in mCRPC - Oliver Sartor, M.D.

Continue Screening for PSA but Treat Judiciously - Oliver Sartor, M.D.