News Releases

May 22, 2018
In mice, the same changes to sperm miRNAs occur and are transmitted to the next generation

BOSTON (May 22, 2018, 8:00 p.m. EDT)—Exposure to early life trauma can lead to poor physical and mental health in some individuals, which can be...

May 16, 2018
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
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...

May 14, 2018

NORTH GRAFTON, Mass., May 14, 2018—Forty years ago, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University became New England’s only...

Tufts community
May 10, 2018
Discussion to focus on topics of interest to community members

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (May 10, 2018)—Tufts University will hold a community meeting on Wednesday, May 30, the second this spring designed to...

May 7, 2018
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...

May 3, 2018
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...