Health & Science

image of atoms on a copper surface and a catalytic conversion of carbon monoxide
March 6, 2018 Large Image
Researchers show it’s possible to convert poisonous carbon monoxide to benign carbon dioxide with only one atom of platinum

Catalytic converters make air cleaner by removing toxic gases before they leave car or truck engines. But the converters use expensive precious...

Dean Kamen speaking at Tufts
February 23, 2018 Large Image
Inventor and entrepreneur Dean Kamen tells a Tufts audience that engineering is about creating solutions

It sounds like something out of science fiction: a manufacturing venture focused on high-volume human organ regeneration. But inventor and...

February 21, 2018
Global Research Assistant Program offers the chance to work in the field

Tufts students have a number of opportunities to engage in self-directed international research and projects, through programs such as...

February 15, 2018 Large Image

GRAFTON, Mass. (February 15, 2018)—The Henry and Lois Foster Hospital for Small Animals at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center at Tufts University...

February 14, 2018 Large Image
Sarah Booth, vitamin K researcher and previous associate director, selected as new leader of country’s largest research center on nutrition and healthy aging

BOSTON (Feb. 14, 2018)—Tufts University today named Sarah Booth, Ph.D., the new director of the Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Center for...