Thesis project studies 45 varieties of lettuce

Posted on Feb 8, 2012 in LSU, LSU AgCenter, News, Research & Innovation

Will Afton, a 27-year-old Baton Rougean working on his master’s degree in horticulture at LSU, wasn’t a big lettuce eater until he...

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LSUHSC research identifies new prostate cancer drug target

Posted on Feb 7, 2012 in LSU Health, LSUHSC-New Orleans, News, Research & Innovation

Inactivating newly discovered protein completely suppressed cancer growth New Orleans, LA – Research led by Wanguo Liu, PhD, Associate...

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LSU astronomers discover origin of thermonuclear supernova

Posted on Jan 25, 2012 in LSU, News, Research & Innovation

LSU astronomers recently discovered the solution to a long-standing fundamental problem of astrophysics: what produces thermonuclear, or...

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LSU professor discovers world’s tiniest vertebrate

Posted on Jan 25, 2012 in LSU, News, Research & Innovation

LSU’s Chris Austin recently discovered two new species of frogs in New Guinea, one of which is now the world’s tiniest known...

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New laboratory building will boost LSU AgCenter research capacity

Posted on Dec 13, 2011 in LSU AgCenter, News, Research & Innovation

The LSU AgCenter hosted a ground-breaking ceremony on Tuesday, Dec. 13, for a new Animal and Food Sciences Laboratory Building on the Baton...

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LSU Health Launches Electronic Health Records System

Posted on Nov 10, 2011 in Electronic Medical Records, LSU Health, LSUHSC-Shreveport, News, Research & Innovation

SHREVEPORT—Paper medical records this week were replaced by iPads and touchscreens at LSU Health Shreveport as the LSU Health System...

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