Health & Science

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...

painting of leaves surrounded by geometrical pattern
May 4, 2018 Large Image
A collaborative course brings art, science, and community to the table

Over the years, Silvia Bottinelli has asked her students to look at food in art—think of Cezanne’s apples and oranges and Andy Warhol’s soup cans—...

May 3, 2018 Large Image
Researchers find inflammatory response in fatty liver disease is reduced by two tryptophan metabolites from gut bacteria

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (May 3, 2018)—Researchers at Tufts University have elucidated a mechanism by which the “good” bacteria that reside in...

Jesse Shapiro holding a snack pack
April 30, 2018 Large Image
Can an engineering grad strike it big with snack foods?

After studying civil engineering and entrepreneurship as an undergraduate, and working in the life sciences and digital marketing fields, the last...