News Releases

March 8, 2018
In a first, biologists computationally model the electrical code in the tissue of developing frogs to find treatments that reverse the harmful effects of nicotine

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 8, 2018)  Tufts University biologists have demonstrated for the first time that electrical patterns in the...

March 7, 2018

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 7, 2018)—Tufts University is among the country’s top producers of Fulbright U.S. Students, with 11 Tufts students...

Cell fluorescence reveals metabolic activity
March 7, 2018
Discovery suggests the possibility of non-invasive metabolic monitoring for use in research and development of improved therapeutics

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 7, 2018) -- Metabolic changes in cells can occur at the earliest stages of disease. In most cases, knowledge of...

February 27, 2018
United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed headlines impressive lineup of speakers participating in 33rd annual symposium at Tufts

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Feb. 27, 2018) – Diplomats, scholars and activists from across the globe, including United Nations Deputy Secretary-...

February 26, 2018
Donation of 38 pieces from Andrew and Linda Safran, to be exhibited in Fall 2018, aims to make room for self-taught artists in art history canon

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Feb. 26, 2018) – Tufts University has added a collection of 38 pieces of American outsider art to its permanent...

Katy Tur
February 15, 2018
Tur will headline Edward R. Murrow Forum on Issues in Journalism on April 11

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (Feb. 15, 2018) -- Katy Tur, award-winning NBC News correspondent, MSNBC anchor, and author of “Unbelievable: My Front-...

February 15, 2018

GRAFTON, Mass. (February 15, 2018)—The Henry and Lois Foster Hospital for Small Animals at Cummings Veterinary Medical Center at Tufts University...