LSU Health New Orleans discovers potential new RX strategy for stroke

New Orleans, LA – Research conducted at LSU Health New Orleans Neuroscience Center of Excellence reports that a combination of an LSU Health-patented drug and selected DHA derivatives is more effective in protecting brain cells and increasing recovery after stroke than a single drug. The findings are published in Brain Circulation, available here. Nicolas Bazan, […]

How Hurricane Zeta rapidly strengthened before slamming New Orleans

Hurricane Zeta wasn’t supposed to be this bad.  On Saturday (Oct. 24), National Hurricane Center (NHC) forecasters looking at the weather system — called Tropical Depression Twenty Eight — wrote that it would likely become a tropical storm, but that cool waters in the Gulf of Mexico made further strengthening unlikely. Now, it’s Wednesday (Oct. […]