Health & Science

Photos of three young men, Daniel Weinsten, Saam Bozorg, and Noah Hill, with photo of large tooth and dental supplies. Noah Hill is following his dream of a dental technology business, spawned with fellow Tufts students, all the way to China
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Noah Hill, E21, is following his dream of a dental technology business, spawned with fellow Tufts students, all the way to China

Noah Hill was turning in his physics homework as a first-year student in fall 2016 when he spied a poster advertising a three-day event for Tufts...

Sofia Corella at Tufts. Thanks to the Post-Baccalaureate Research Program at Tufts, Corella is doing research on finding predictive biomarkers for post-traumatic epilepsy
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Thanks to Tufts’ Post-Baccalaureate Research Program, Sofia Corella is searching for predictive biomarkers for post-traumatic epilepsy

When she went to college, Sofia Corella—who came to the U.S. with her family from Costa Rica when she was seven years old—majored in psychology...

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Jane Waterfall, V18, and Kayla Sample were the first two community medicine interns at the Tufts at Tech veterinary clinic in Worcester. Here’s what they learned

Imagine this scenario: You’re a single parent living in public housing, and your salary barely covers your living expenses. How do you afford...

A woman leans over a blue chlorine dispenser in a village while small children look on. Environmental engineer Amy Pickering is leading a test to see if a simple solution to bringing clean water to low-resource communities works
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Environmental engineer Amy Pickering is leading a test to see if a simple way to bring clean water to low-resource communities improves health outcomes

In poor countries around the world, more than 800,000 children under five die each year from diarrheal diseases—more than AIDS, malaria, and...

Danilo Marchesini standing in front of a solar system exhibit at a museum. Tufts astronomers were part of an international team that found a galaxy that is forcing researchers to revise their thinking about structural formation.
February 5, 2020 Large Image
Tufts researchers are part of a team whose finding upends how astronomers think about the structural formation of galaxies

An international team of astronomers—including Tufts professor of physics and astronomy Danilo Marchesini and postdoctoral researcher Marianna...

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