Health & Science

soy milk and soybeans
September 25, 2017 Large Image
Alicia Romano, N10, a registered dietitian at the Frances Stern Nutrition Center at Tufts Medical Center, explains

Cow’s milk is naturally rich in protein, calcium, phosphorus, potassium, riboflavin and vitamin B-12. It is also a valuable source of vitamins D...

Tufts students in the classroom. (Alonso Nichols/Tufts University)
September 20, 2017 Large Image
McDonnell Family Foundation gift will enable Tufts to establish new institute focused on learning and instruction

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (September 20, 2017) — Tufts University will elevate its standing as a national leader in improving student learning...

Michael Levin and Tom Skalak at Tufts
September 20, 2017 Large Image
Panel at the Allen Discovery Center inaugural symposium spoke of what is possible to know and do

Capping a day full of scientific talks at the inaugural symposium...

Atul Gawande talks with Tufts medical school students
September 20, 2017 Large Image
Lessons from writer and surgeon Atul Gawande, who discussed his bestseller Being Mortal at the School of Medicine

How can doctors help their patients better prepare for end of life? It’s an important question that Atul Gawande...

Michael Levin, Ph.D., Director of the Allen Discovery Center at Tufts University
September 19, 2017 Large Image
Scientists consider “dark matter of biology,” including possibility of regenerating limbs and organs, preventing birth defects and cancer

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Sept. 19, 2017) – Eight researchers in the vanguard of biological science gathered at the inaugural symposium of the...