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April 22, 2020
Center for State Policy Analysis at Tufts University’s Tisch College shows how contact tracing can help contain COVID-19

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (April 22,...

April 14, 2020

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLEMass. (April 14, 2020)—The...

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April 6, 2020
University to collaborate with Mass. Department of Education on webinar for colleges, universities

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (April 6, 2020)—In its continuing efforts to encourage colleges and universities across the country to share resources...

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March 31, 2020
Center for State Policy Analysis at Tufts University’s Tisch College projects declining state revenue due to pandemic

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 31, 2020; Updated April 1, 2020)–When the U.S. economy flounders, so do state tax revenues. And given...

Heart attack chip
March 30, 2020
The chip is capable of precisely controlling oxygen and nutrient levels, and allowing observation of cell behavior in real time

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 30, 2020)—Researchers led by biomedical engineers at Tufts University invented a microfluidic chip containing...

March 24, 2020
Researchers find only modest improvements, including less sugar, more whole grains

BOSTON (March 24, 2020, 11:00 a.m. EDT)—Despite consuming fewer sugar-sweetened beverages and more whole grains, most American children and...