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Researchers from Tulane University, Coastal Carolina University and The Water Institute of the Gulf believe mud, the most plentiful sediment type carried by the Mississippi River, may be the most powerful tool in building land.
From the moment they walked into the Team Gleason House for Innovative Living in August 2016, Tulane biomedical engineering seniors Justin Baris, Joy Jason, Allen Zhang and Katherine Brocker had one goal—to take their three years of study and create a Senior Team Design project that would help residents.
Young adults with a history of asthma are at a greater risk of several ailments that can eventually lead to heart failure, according to research from the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.

Tulane University engineering students’ innovative idea for a flower-shaped, solar-powered space ferry won the top prize in NASA’s BIG Idea Challenge, a national contest to design better ways to assemble spacecraft in space.

Researchers have developed a painkiller that is as strong as morphine but isn’t likely to be addictive and with fewer side effects.
Since beginning as a medical college in 1834, we’ve grown into one of the most well-respected research universities in the country. We’re one of just 62 members of the Association of American Universities, an elite group of top-ranked research institutions.