Health & Science

Luisa Chiesa
February 1, 2011 Large Image
Engineer Luisa Chiesa is testing superconducting cables for fusion power plants of the future

When most people think about using the sun’s energy, they envision dark solar panels quietly soaking up rays. But scientists such as Luisa Chiesa...

February 1, 2011
Patterns of Mild Weight Loss May Signal Public Health Problem

BOSTON -- In a paper published in the January issue of the journal Economics and Human Biology, a team of applied...

January 28, 2011 Large Image

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. -- For the first time, scientists have shown that specific changes in cell membrane voltage and ion...

January 24, 2011
Multi-disciplinary faculty group examined ways to improve genomic education at Tufts University School of Medicine.

BOSTON (January 24, 2011)--Genetics in Medicine, the official journal of the American College of Medical Genetics,...

Christina Pflipsen, D10, at Wright Patterson Air Force Base
January 20, 2011 Large Image
In a mammoth “group practice,” military dentists tend to the nation’s 2.4 million Marines, sailors, soldiers and airmen

While other members of the dental school class of 2010 were wielding mirrors and drills at their new jobs or finding their way in their...