News Releases

Michael Levin, Ph.D., Director of the Allen Discovery Center at Tufts University
September 19, 2017
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...

Daniel Jay
September 12, 2017

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...

Small increases in physical activity reduce immobility, disability risks in older adults
September 11, 2017
Older adults who add 48 minutes of moderate physical activity per week can lower their chances for major mobility disability

BOSTON (Sept. 11, 2017)—Adding 48 minutes of moderate exercise per week is associated with improvements in overall physical functioning and...

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-...

Greentown Labs
September 7, 2017
Working together to find innovative solutions that promote environmental sustainability

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Sept. 7, 2017) – Tufts University has entered into an agreement with Somerville's Greentown Labs, the nation’s largest...

Community Day
September 6, 2017
Annual festival celebrates university's relationship with Medford, Somerville communities

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass (Sept. 6, 2017) – Tufts University, in cooperation with the cities of Medford and Somerville, will host the 15th annual...

Richard M. Vogel
August 31, 2017
Richard M. Vogel recognized for contributions in research and statistical analysis that address environmental hazards and problems plaguing water resource industry

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Aug. 31, 2017) -- Richard M. Vogel, professor emeritus and research professor of civil and environmental engineering at...

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