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A woman leans over a source of water that is potentially contaminated with cholera bacteria.
September 2, 2014
Cholera Bacteria Sacrifice Virulence to Survive Phages

BOSTON (September 2, 2014) — In the battle between our immune systems and cholera bacteria, humans may have an unknown ally in...

September 2, 2014

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass.U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (Dem-...

September 1, 2014
Boston researchers see benefit from behavioral weight loss program designed to curb food addiction

BOSTON (September 1, 2014, 10:20 AM EDT) — It may be possible to train the brain to prefer healthy low-calorie foods over...

August 29, 2014
Therapy effective with botulism, may have applicability to other illnesses

NORTH GRAFTON, Mass. (August 29, 2014, 2 PM US Eastern Time)—The current method to treat acute toxin poisoning is to inject antibodies, commonly...

August 27, 2014
Jump rope champ, hot sauce entrepreneur, medical device inventor among new Jumbos

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass.Tufts University’s Class of 2018  represents the most selective admissions cycle ever...

August 26, 2014
Most Selective Class in Tufts’ History Boasts Unconventional Talent

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. –Tufts University welcomes the class of 2018 and the 1,352 first year students selected from Tufts’...

August 14, 2014

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. – As a report from the Obama administration warns that one in four bridges in the United States needs...

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