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  1. Fruitland sculptor seeks to show other side of glassRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Worcester County Times

    ... one of only three in the Washington, D.C., region. Before that, he held a similar position at New Orleans' Tulane University, where he received his master's in fine arts. His job, he says, is to figure out what his students want to do and help them ...

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  2. Total darkness at night key to breast cancer therapy successRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Express India

    ... completely resistant to tamoxifen, a widely used breast cancer drug, a new study has found. The study, by Tulane University in the US, is the first to show that melatonin is vital to the success of tamoxifen in treating breast cancer. Principal ...

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  3. Street lights shining into bedrooms 'could stop breast cancer drugs from working'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    ... the light seeping through the curtains from the street could be enough. Professor Steven Hill, from Tulane University School of Medicine in the U.S., said: 'Resistance to tamoxifen is a growing problem among patients with hormone receptor-positive ...

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  4. Exposure to dim light at night may make breast cancers resistant to tamoxifenRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    ... of structural and cellular biology and the Edmond and Lily Safra chair for breast cancer research at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans. "Our data, although they were generated in rats, have potential implications for the large ...

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  5. Darkness 'key to breast treatment'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    Such exposure shuts off night time production of the hormone melatonin, according to researchers at Tulane University in New Orleans, in the US.

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  6. Dark 'is key to cancer treatment'Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    Being exposed to light at night makes breast cancer resistant to the widely used drug tamoxifen, researchers at Tulane University in New Orleans found.

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  7. Co-Ed Club Golf Team to Start at LSUARead the original story

    15 hrs ago | KLAX

    ... Other teams currently in the NCCGA Gulf Region I include: Northwestern State (2014 pending), LSU A&M, Tulane University, and University of Southern Mississippi. There will be one tournament each semester - class time will NOT be affected as the ...

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  8. As Sally Bowles in 'Cabaret,' Katie Howe tries to show again why she's sitting pretty at Summer LyricRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    "Hi!" Howe beamed brightly underneath freshly washed and naturally curly red hair as she bounded into my car en route to an Uptown coffee shop blocks away from her borrowed campus apartment at Tulane University.

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  9. Armand St. Martin joins Summer Sounds seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... St. Martin happily adjusts to any venue. "I love playing a variety of places," he said from his home near Tulane University. "I adapt to the audience." This year is the 30th anniversary of St. Martin's solo artist career. St. Martin and his wife, ...

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  10. Community column for July 25, 2014Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... financing the scholarship. Area winners are: Baton Rouge - Keegan J. Callerame , Catholic High School, Tulane University; Blake M. Chandler , Episcopal High School, University of Kentucky; Miles F. Durio , Catholic High School, LSU; Frank H. Luo , ...

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  11. Sheik Umar Khan, One Of Top Doctors Fighting Ebola Outbreak In West...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Medical Daily

    ... that it could get much worse," Robert Garry, a virologist and specialist in viral hemorrhagic fevers at Tulane University, explained to NBC News . On top of the massive deficit of much needed supplies, health workers are facing the hysteria of ...

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  12. The Curious Case of Two ButtonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2014 | Somerset Herald

    ... Patterson said, 'and found out she never read the papers she had. She was going to donate them to Tulane University. I asked her to make copies for her relatives because, when you give things to libraries, they can get lost or destroyed.' 'As it ...

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  13. Three Anti-World Cup Activists Accuse Brazil of Political...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Global Voices Online

    ... entry in what could have become a serious diplomatic incident, according to Idelber Avelar, a professor at Tulane University in New Orleans: Eloisa se encontra agora no Consulado do Uruguai, no Rio de Janeiro (Praia de Botafogo, 201), que a PolA cia ...

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  14. Local oil rig workers working around Mideast conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... are Louisiana-based workers, who have long worked there and in other volatile regions around the world. Tulane University professor Eric Smith, an expert in oil and gas production, said it's unlikely companies are concerned about what's happening ...

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  15. Stay-at-home fathers a growing trendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... MORE COMMON THAN IT USED TO BE. 5:56- 5:58 Michele Adams Ben 9290 "A lot of this is a perception thing." TULANE UNIVERSITY SOCIOLOGIST MICHELE ADAMS SAYS TIMES ARE RAPIDLY CHANGING. 2:01- 2:11 Michele "We've seen an increase in the number of ...

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  16. Stay-at-home dads not as rare anymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... with their children full-time may not be commonplace yet, but it's a lot more common than it used to be. Tulane University sociologist Michele Adams says times are rapidly changing. "We've seen an increase in the number of stay-at-home dads that are ...

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  17. Tulane names new vice president of student affairsRead the original story

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    J. Davidson "Dusty" Porter has been named the new vice president for student affairs at Tulane University.

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  18. Beauregard 'Beau' Parent Jr., longtime Tulane accounting professor, dies at 73Read the original story

    Wednesday | The Times-Picayune

    Beauregard "Beau" Parent Jr., a member of Tulane University 's accounting faculty for almost 40 years, died Sunday while on vacation in Albuquerque, N.M., of an aortic aneurysm.

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  19. New Orleans welcomes books by local authors, and with local flavor, to end JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times-Picayune

    Miller, a fixture in New Orleans' tango-dancing scene, also is an associate professor of Spanish and Portuguese at Tulane University.

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  20. Rocky start for community group's effort to influence $546 million airport contact awardRead the original story

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    ... That effort took a blow Tuesday, though, when one of the biggest names on the panel, the Cowen Institute, Tulane University's education think tank, withdrew from the commission. John Ayers, Cowen's executive director, said in an email that one of ...

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