Health & Science

Charlie Mace
November 14, 2017 Large Image

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass (2 p.m. ET, Nov. 14, 2017) – Tufts University announced today that it is a...

Jamie Maguire in her lab at Tufts
November 14, 2017 Large Image
Tufts neuroscientist Jamie Maguire did the basic research that led to development of a new drug for postpartum depression

For women with postpartum depression—by some estimates, nearly one in five new mothers—the announcement last week of positive results in clinical...

Melissa McInereny at Tufts
November 9, 2017 Large Image
A Tufts researcher is quantifying Medicaid participation rates among low-income seniors, and the policy implications could be huge

Medicare and Medicaid—the federal programs that provide health coverage for more than 100 million Americans—cost $1 trillion annually. That number...

November 8, 2017
Tufts University among grant recipients

GRAFTON, Mass. (November 8, 2017)—The Clinical and Translational Science Award One Health Alliance (COHA), a national network of veterinary and...

image from researchers of CAVD at Tufts
November 6, 2017 Large Image
Imaging may provide a new tool to track progression of calcific aortic-valve disease

Almost a half million Americans aged 65 to 74 suffer from a degenerative cardiovascular disease caused by calcium being deposited in heart tissue...