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  1. Why do some survive Ebola? Sierra Leone study offers cluesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Thanh Nein News

    ... first time anybody has had this much data collected on any Ebola patients," said Dr. John Schieffelin of Tulane University in New Orleans, an author of the study published in the New England Journal of Medicine. It shows, for example, that 57 ...

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  2. Investigating Rich Rodriguez and Arizona OffenseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Alligator Army

    ... was hired by Tommy Bowden to be the offensive coordinator, quarterbacks coach, and assistant coach at Tulane University, and part of Bowden's inaugural staff. Rodriguez's Green Wave offense was a top 25 offense in both of his seasons at Tulane with ...

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  3. Gator fest and open houses planned, and schools news in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... research capacity, and add a technology center. The musical, "Pippin," will be presented November 6-8 at Tulane University's Dixon Hall, Zimple Street, in New Orleans. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at 504-304-3961. Eta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. ...

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  4. John Kerry Lauds Cuba's Contribution Against EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Townhall

    ... hapless subjects of a totalitarian regime. Humberto Fontova holds an M.A. in Latin American Studies from Tulane University and is the author of four books including his latest, The Longest Romance; The Mainstream Media and Fidel Castro. For more ...

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  5. Health Highlights: Oct. 31, 2014Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Drugs.com

    ... according to the group's president, Dr. Alan Magill. Dr. John Schieffelin, an infectious-disease expert at Tulane University in New Orleans, called the state's order an overreaction to supposed risk and "comes off as a little xenophobic," the AP ...

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  6. Younger people are more likely to survive Ebola than those over 45Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... seek care, and early medical help is crucial. Dr John Schieffelin, an infectious diseases specialist at Tulane University in the US, said the findings highlight the advantage of youth. The fatality rate for patients under 21 was 57 per cent, while ...

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  7. Watch The Emotional Moment That Long-Lost Siblings Met In Person For The First TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Switched

    ... were actually biological brothers . And in January, two girls who developed a friendship while attending Tulane University found out they were actually half-sisters . Cindy Williams: 'I Didn't Know My Sons For 11 Years' "I don't remember exactly ...

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  8. Our Jefferson Parish judicial recommendations for Nov. 4 ballot: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... and Reduction Task Force from 2006-12, among numerous other civic activities. Ms. Miles , a graduate of Tulane University Law School, has managed her own law practice since 2006. Previously, she was a partner in Halpern, Danner, Martin & Miles and ...

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  9. Virus Sleuths Chip Away At Ebola MysteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... genes, scientists wonder what else might affect who lives and who dies. Robert Garry , a microbiologist at Tulane University, is part of a team that published an analysis Thursday in the New England Journal of Medicine that looks at people who got ...

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  10. 94.5 KLIQ-FM Hastings, Grand Island, KearneyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KLIQ-FM Hastings

    ... not always positive, according to experts. Fredrick Koenig, former professor of social psychology at Tulane University in New Orleans, said for some people extreme happiness can turn into extreme aggression. "This is an aspect of crowd behavior and ...

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  11. Shifting and Sharing the Costs of Preservation and Discovery: How, When and WhyRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | IOMA

    ... Judge Shaffer graduated from the College of William and Mary and earned a juris doctor cum laude from Tulane University's School of Law. He has served as a Navy judge advocate, a senior trial attorney with the United States Department of Justice, ...

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  12. New Orleans Friends of Music gala marks 60 years of showcasing chamber musicRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... "Sixty Years: A Celebration of Music & Art , " was held on Tuesday (Oct. 21). The concert was at Tulane University's Dixon Hall, featuring acclaimed musicians (also, husband and wife) David Finckel, cello, and Wu Han, piano , who played: Richard ...

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  13. A Truly Frightening Halloween in our Future?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I am the founder and now director of the Center for Advancing Capitalism at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, a Washington-based public policy group that promotes limited government, reduced regulation and sound environmental policy. I graduated from Tulane University with degrees in political science and theoretical mathematics and am a prolific writer and speaker on topics ranging from economic theory to values-based communications.

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  14. Louisiana energy boom not in immediate danger because of lower oil pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... have that big of an effect in Louisiana," McKiethen said. However Eric Smith, executive director of the Tulane University Energy Institute, cautions that the price of oil in Louisiana and across the country, and ultimately, natural gas, is still ...

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  15. Tulane University Students Upcycle Old SignsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | PSFK

    ... build a seating berm beneath. The final installation was built in partnership between Tulane City Center, Tulane University and Louisiana Outdoors Outreach Program (LOOP), and sponsored by New Orleans City Park, Dash Lumber and the New Orleans ...

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  16. Entuity Strengthens Management Team With Appointment of New Vice...Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... of tech companies including Jibunu, Ipswitch and Azuki Systems. Laurie has a B.A. degree in English from Tulane University and a M.S. degree in Marketing Analytics from Bentley College. Laurie is located at the Entuity North American headquarters in ...

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  17. Ebola fears infect Louisiana medical conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Thousands of doctors who tackled Ebola in Africa are barred from Louisiana tropical diseases meeting despite their first-hand experience Louisiana state health officials told thousands of Ebola doctors planning to attend a tropical diseases meeting this weekend in New Orleans to stay away If doctors have been to certain African countries or have had contact with an Ebola patient in the last 21 days they are not permitted at the conference 'I don't agree with it at all,' said Dr. John Schieffelin, an infectious diseases expert at Tulane University in New Orleans who will attend the conference Ebola fears have infected a medical conference on the subject.

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  18. Tulane to host lecture on tomb robberies in Ancient ThebesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Uptown Messenger

    University of Memphis art history professor Dr. Nigel Strudwick will be visiting Tulane University this Friday to talk about thieves who tried to steal ancient Egypt's treasures. The lecture will take place from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. in Dinwiddie Hall room 305 at Tulane University, located on 6823 St Charles Avenue.

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  19. Why do some survive Ebola?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crofs Blogs

    ... first time anybody has had this much data collected on any Ebola patients," said Dr. John Schieffelin of Tulane University in New Orleans, an author of the study published in the New England Journal of Medicine . It shows, for example, that 57 ...

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  20. Louisiana Tells Ebola Scientists Back From Outbreak to Stay AwayRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... thrive in warm, wet, rural conditions that often have poor sanitation, said Robert Garry, a virologist at Tulane University in New Orleans. Ebola is considered a tropical disease, said Garry, who said he received the letter and may attend the ...

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