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A chart showing income levels of perceived government assistance
July 30, 2020
Latinos, those with only high school education, and under-30s hit harder by layoffs than other groups, according to new Tufts University national survey

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (July 30, 2020)—College graduates and high earners...

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July 28, 2020
Center for State Policy Analysis at Tufts University’s Tisch College assesses key differences and potential missed opportunities of House and Senate bills

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (July 28, 2020)—House and Senate leaders...

Neurons absorb Cre-recominbinase from lipid nanoparticles
July 28, 2020
Researchers create neurotransmitter-lipid hybrids that help ferry therapeutic drugs and gene editing proteins across the blood-brain barrier in mice


Lactate curve from sweat sensor
July 28, 2020
Real-time measurement of electrolytes and metabolites could be used to diagnose and monitor disease or track performance


A medical illustration of drug-resistant, Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteria
July 23, 2020
Technology combines rapid imaging and machine learning to uncover patterns in how antibacterials kill; can be applied to many pathogens

BOSTON (July 23, 2020)—A new...

July 20, 2020
Experts and coalition call for better coordination to prevent costly diet-related illnesses and better address food insecurity while accelerating discoveries, economic growth, and improving public health and population resilience

BOSTON (July 20, 2020, 8:00 a.m. EDT)—The nation needs to strengthen and increase funding for federal nutrition research and improve cross-...

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July 20, 2020
Survey also finds differences in prevalence of COVID-19 testing based on geographic, personal and socio-economic factors

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass (July 20, 2020)—Women, older Americans, Democrats...