Health & Science

July 29, 2010
A Decade of Research Yields New Uses for Ancient Material

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. -- Tougher than a bullet-proof vest yet synonymous with beauty and luxury, silk fibers are a...

July 22, 2010
Novel "two-body" system in caterpillars could have implications for robotics, human biomechanics

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. -- Biologists at Tufts University's School of Arts and Sciences studying crawling caterpillars have...

July 13, 2010

BOSTON — With current public health threats ranging from swine flu to bioterrorism to environmental contamination, innovations...

July 6, 2010

BOSTON — The mechanism by which a herpes virus invades cells has remained a mystery to scientists seeking to thwart this family...

July 1, 2010
Tufts biologists' findings have potential to advance development of new cancer drugs

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. -- Tufts University researchers in the School of Arts and Sciences have pinpointed a key cellular protein that...

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