News Releases

Ziggy Star being prepared for surgery.
December 27, 2017
Ziggy Star the fur seal back home at Mystic Aquarium, recovering from surgery at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University

GRAFTON, Mass. (December 27, 2017)— A neurosurgical team at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University has successfully performed...

woman with teddy bear
December 26, 2017
A specific protein mediating dysregulation of brain’s HPA axis can induce disorder in some cases

BOSTON (Dec. 26, 2017)—Postpartum depression strikes nearly one in five new mothers, who may experience anxiety, severe fatigue, inability to bond...

Chinatown Gate
December 20, 2017
Community Research Center provides grants to projects that combine health and education in Tufts host community of Boston’s Chinatown

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Dec. 20, 2017) – The Tisch College Community Research Center at...

Tufts University School of Medicine opens new gross anatomy lab, introducing a modern, enlarged space for students to learn essential anatomical training.
December 18, 2017

BOSTON (Dec. 18, 2017)—Last week, Tufts University School of Medicine cut the ribbon on its new gross anatomy lab, introducing a modern, enlarged...

December 13, 2017
Young people (18-29) in Alabama vote for Doug Jones by wide margin -- estimated youth turnout 23 percent

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Dec. 13, 2017) – Youth turnout in yesterday’s special U.S. Senate election in Alabama is...

December 5, 2017
Approach from Tufts-led researchers could lead to new diagnostic and treatment techniques for many cancers and genetic disorders

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Dec. 5, 2017) -- Understanding complex genomic rearrangements (CGRs), the culprit in the development of many types of...

December 4, 2017
Tufts researchers provide insight on Yamanaka factors and use of stem cells to address loss of smell in mouse study

BOSTON (Dec. 4, 2017)—Researchers at Tufts University School of Medicine, led by Dr. James E. Schwob, are examining the behavior of adult stem...