LSU Health Sciences Center Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Formyl-Peptide Receptor 2/3/Lipoxin A4 Receptor Regulates...Read the original story

    May 31, 2016 | Circulation

    From Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport ; Department for General and Visceral Surgery, University Hospital Muenster, Germany ; William Harvey Research Institute, Queen Mary University of London, UK ; and Division of Brain Sciences, Imperial College London, UK . Correspondence to Felicity N.E. Gavins, PhD, Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport, 1501 Kings Hwy, Shreveport, LA 71103.

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  2. Quiet please in the intensive care unitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... levels exceeded municipal ordinances, Annette Hurley, PhD, Assistant Professor of Audiology at LSU Health Sciences Center ... A recently published study from the Institute of Environmental Medicine (IMM) at Karolinska Institutet shows that exposure ...

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  3. LearningRx Reviews Research Study That Showed Brain Training Created New Brain ConnectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | PR Newswire

    ... of resting state connectivity with the auditory cortex by Neuroscientist and Research Fellow at LSU Health Sciences Center Dr. "Using fMRI, we looked at underlying brain changes related to gains in auditory processing following LearningRx training," ...

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  4. Pharmacist prescribes education as key to curbing opioid abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | EurekAlert!

    ... are senior author Alan D. Kaye, professor and chair of the Department of Anesthesiology at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, and first author Laxmaiah Manchikanti, founder and CEO of the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians ...

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  5. LSU researchers develop a holy graila eye drop to prevent, treat cataracts without surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... safe outpatient procedure, said Jayne Weiss, chairwoman of the department of ophthalmology at the LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. However, researchers have hoped for an eye drop to prevent the condition. Many cataracts are related to age, ...

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  6. lastic surgery possible sans anesthesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... and New Orleans, who is also in charge of the aesthetic section for training medical residents at LSU Health Sciences Center. Unlike some local anesthesia facelifts of the past, it's not just skin that is tightened. The tissue underneath is lifted ...

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  7. Doctors say Zika virus is making healthy adults sick - not just pregnant womenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... should get rid of any standing water near their homes. In response to the growing concern, LSU Health Sciences Center is holding a public meeting May 23 to share the very latest on the virus. Health experts will be on hand to answer questions. The ...

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  8. Budget cuts would affect programs at LSU'saRead the original story

    May 15, 2016 | Daily World

    ... to make cuts to all the medical programs. During a weekend Senate Finance Committee hearing, LSU Health Sciences Center Interim Chancellor G.E. Ghali testified the cuts to funding could potentially effect the school's accreditation and residency ...

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  9. Senators hear about health care cuts proposed for next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    ... cut that could shutter programs and damage training programs. Larry Hollier, chancellor of the LSU Health Sciences Center-New Orleans, said he'd have to "start taking out programs" like dental hygiene and undergraduate nursing. Plus, the medical ...

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  10. LSU Health Sciences Center faces $15M budget shortfallRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | NOLA.com

    ... have to cut programs if $15 million in budget cuts aren't restored. (Julie O'Donoghue, NOLA.com LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, which trains many in the next generation of Louisiana health care workers, is facing a $15 million budget ...

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  11. Doctor accused of rape due in court Monday; still has not surrendered to policeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... at a hospital in Brooklyn before arriving in New Orleans in 2007. He then spent two years at LSU Health Sciences Center - one each as a resident and chief resident of plastic and reconstructive surgery - and eventually established a practice in a ...

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  12. UMC warns LSU, Tulane medical schools of deep cuts to residency programsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | NOLA.com

    ... programs for future doctors and health professionals," Dr. Larry Hollier, the chancellor of LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, said in a written statement. The news of the cuts come after LCMC officials agreed to help state officials ...

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  13. Study finds low levels of ultraviolet A light protection in automobile side windowsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | EurekAlert!

    An analysis of the ultraviolet A light protection in the front windshields and side windows of automobiles finds that protection was consistently high in the front windshields while lower and highly variable in side windows, findings that may in part explain the reported increased rates of cataract in left eyes and left-sided facial skin cancer, according to a study published online by JAMA Ophthalmology . Ultraviolet A is linked to increased risks of cataract formation and skin cancer.

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  14. Go Outside and Play: Tips to Get Kids MovingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | LiveScience

    Encouraging kids to get outdoors and be physically active is usually easier in the summertime. The hard part is finding ways for children to get moving and stay active year-round.

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  15. LSU researchers seek to end Alzheimer's diseaseRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    ... J. Steven Alexander, a professor in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology at the LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, tells Alexander and his colleagues have discovered that a byproduct of Bugula neritina may hold a key to ...

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  16. 2016 AACR Annual Meeting Presentations Highlight Advances In Cancer...Read the original story

    Apr 19, 2016 | BioSpace

    ... cancer in the world of precision medicine," said Diptasri Mandal, PhD, Professor of Genetics at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans. This poster (abstract #4956) will be presented on Wednesday, April 20 from 8 AM-12 PM in Section 25. Bio-Rad To ...

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  17. LSU researchers are seeking to end Alzheimer's disease and...Read the original story

    Apr 18, 2016 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    Off the shores of Waikiki in Hawaii, the invasive species Bugula neritina-a colonial animal that grows in bushy tufts and is often mistaken for seaweed-has taken hold, just as it has along the Pacific Coast, Eastern seaboard and Gulf Coast. Despite the environmental havoc the pest species brings, the pervasiveness of this sea moss could provide a breakthrough in the treatment of one of the most devastating and costly diseases of modern times, says J. Steven Alexander, a professor in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology at the LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport.

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  18. 2016 AACR Annual Meeting presentations highlight advances in cancer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | EurekAlert!

    ... cancer in the world of precision medicine," said Diptasri Mandal, PhD, Professor of Genetics at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans. Filip Janku, MD, PhD, from the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, will discuss liquid biopsy ...

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  19. Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | Rehab Management

    The grants are awarded twice yearly to nonprofit organizations to help increase the quality of life for those living with paralysis. To determine the recipients, grant requests are evaluated and scored based on a rigorous review process to determine funding for organizations that promote the health and well-being for those living with paralysis, as well as their families and caregivers, explains a media release from the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation.

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  20. SIGMA Rocks concert at the Howlin' Wolf Friday to benefit kids with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Best of New Orleans

    ... p. Past SIGMA events have raised funds for Operation SMILE, the New Orleans Musicians' Clinic and LSU Health Sciences Center's annual Camp Tiger for children with special needs.

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