Health & Science

May 16, 2018 Large Image
A modeling study of food subsidies and food taxes suggests deaths from cardiometabolic disease could be reduced

BOSTON (May 16, 2018)—A new study modeled the effects of six food subsidy and tax combinations on improving diet quality and mortality from...

Tufts Launchpad | BioLabs is a full-service biotech facility for early-stage life sciences startup ventures in the Boston area
May 15, 2018 Large Image
Downtown Boston facility features top-of-the-line equipment and access to Tufts’ core facilities and services

BOSTON (May 15, 2018)—Tufts University and BioLabs today announced the opening of Tufts Launchpad | BioLabs, a full-service biotech facility...

John Berg at Tufts' Cummings School
May 11, 2018 Large Image
A veterinary surgeon at Tufts tests an experimental imaging technology on dogs being treated for cancer

Up until October 2017, Dutchess’s worst health issue was an accidental collision with a tree while chasing a squirrel. So the eight-year-old...

Carolyn Arnish and Claire Willey at the Foster Hospital for Small Animals pharmacy
May 8, 2018 Large Image
At Cummings School, getting the medication right for animals large and small is their job

As veterinary pharmacists, Claire Willey and Carolyn Arnish have one of the most uncommon jobs in the country: they are two of only about 100 such...

May 7, 2018 Large Image
Prestigious NIH grant provides five years of funding to Tufts University and Tufts Medical Center

BOSTON (May 7, 2018) – Tufts University and Tufts Medical Center today announced that the National Institutes of Health’s National Center for...