News Releases

August 7, 2008
Tufts Researchers Design Bio-Friendly Optical Platform for Sensing Applications in Medicine, Health, Environment, Communications

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. -- Imagine an edible optical sensor that could be placed in produce bags to detect harmful levels of...

August 1, 2008
Professor Ayesha Jalal now in Pakistan; can comment on issues related to her home country of Pakistan and jihadi culture within tribal areas

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. -- For more than a year, American intelligence reports have indicated that Al-Qaeda is rebuilding in...

July 29, 2008

BOSTON — The tendency toward obesity is directly related to the brain system that is involved in food reward and addictive...

July 28, 2008
Classes to be offered for children and adults in Granoff Music Center

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. -- Aspiring area musicians of every background, from toddlers through high school students and adults,...

July 14, 2008
Study results could provide clue to origin of genome instability leading to cancers

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. -- In the past 10 years, researchers in genome stability have observed that many kinds of cancers are...

June 30, 2008

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. –  Scientists at Tufts University have received a $3.3 million contract from the U.S. Defense...

June 16, 2008
BOSTON— Rapid information processing in the nervous system requires synapses, specialized contact sites between nerve cells and...

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