Health & Science

Michael Levin at Tufts
September 19, 2017 Large Image
At inaugural symposium of Allen Discovery Center at Tufts, scientists consider “dark matter of biology,” including possibility of regenerating limbs and organs, preventing birth defects and cancer

Eight researchers in the vanguard of biological science gathered at the inaugural symposium of the new...

cat eating plate of food in a kitchen
September 15, 2017
Cailin Heinze, a veterinary nutritionist at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center, responds

Veterinarians must prescribe certain therapeutic diets because, depending on the disease being addressed, these foods may contain levels of...

club sandwich with fries
September 15, 2017 Large Image
We should make our nation’s nutrition crisis a top nonpartisan priority

The national debate on health care is moving into a new, hopefully bipartisan phase.

The fundamental underlying challenge is...

Daniel Jay
September 12, 2017 Large Image

BOSTON (Sept. 12, 2017)—The Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences at Tufts University has named Daniel Jay, Ph.D., as the school's fifth...

September 11, 2017
Eight-item checklist may help doctors identify guidelines that can be used in the clinic

BOSTON (Sept. 11, 2017, 5:00 p.m. ET)—A team of researchers at Tufts University School of Medicine and colleagues have developed a new tool, G-...