Health & Science

Suvie is a robot that refrigerates and cooks dinner.
November 21, 2019 Large Image
Meet Suvie, a smart appliance that acts as both a refrigerator and cooker

Robin Liss, A06, wants to revolutionize the way we make meals. She is the CEO and cofounder of the startup behind Suvie, a smart kitchen robot...

Fletcher alum Andrew Rasca reads a manuscript at a table. Fletcher alum Andrea Rasca promotes a return to real food through his urban markets
November 21, 2019 Large Image
Fletcher alum Andrea Rasca promotes a return to real food through his urban markets

Italian entrepreneur Andrea Rasca, F02, who helped establish the world-famous Eataly food halls in Japan, is bringing a new style of organic...

A dentist takes a tooth print of a preteen girl. Tooth prints are as unique as fingerprints, and can help identify victims of a disaster, accident, or crime—that’s why School of Dental Medicine alum David Harte helped make them part of child ID kits.
November 20, 2019 Large Image
Tooth prints are now part of Child Identification Program kits, thanks to Tufts alum David Harte

Twenty years ago, Massachusetts dentist and Mason David Harte, A75, D78, watched as his preteen daughter Kimberly chomped down on a thin plastic...

A surgeon in scrubs uses a drill to work on a 3D printed replica of a dog’s spine. Cummings School veterinarians and students tap 3-D printing to better prepare for surgery and practice clinical skills.
November 19, 2019 Large Image
Cummings School veterinarians and students tap 3D printing to better prepare for operations and practice clinical skills

Oscar the French bulldog was so agile when he was a puppy that his owners joked that he was part cat. “He’d leap up on the couch and walk across...

Illustration of a kombucha bottle. Health-Ade Kombucha rose from home-brewed baldness cure to more than $1 million in monthly sales
November 18, 2019 Large Image
How Health-Ade Kombucha rose from home-brewed baldness cure to more than $1 million in monthly sales

In 2011, Daina Trout, N07, MG07, was a budding entrepreneur with $600 and a closet full of fermented tea. Today, she’s at the helm of...

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