Health & Science

Aimee Shen, Tufts University School of Medicine, in her lab where she studies C. difficile
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Shen’s research will focus on the role of DNA modifications in regulating C. difficile’s ability to transmit disease

BOSTON (June 25, 2018)—Aimee Shen, Ph.D., assistant professor of molecular biology and microbiology at Tufts...

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New study identifies continuing disparities in diet quality for participants on SNAP

BOSTON (June 15, 2018, 11:00 a.m. ET)—A new Food-PRICE study finds persistent nutritional disparities...

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BOSTON (June 8, 2018, 2:00 p.m. ET)—A new cross-sectional study led by public health researchers at Tufts University School of Medicine has found...

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HARTFORD, Conn. and BOSTON (June 7, 2018)—Changes in diet have been proposed as a way to reduce carbon emissions from the food system. But there...

long view of Boston Harbor and downtown Boston on a sunny day
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Researchers dive into the historical record to recreate a 200-year sea-level history—and predict increased flooding in the 2030s

In 1825, a local engineer named Loammi Baldwin, Jr., was commissioned by federal government to build a dry dock at Charlestown Navy Yard. Baldwin...