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This map highlights the 34 states examined by the CIRCLE researchers
April 2, 2019
Youth turnout went up in all 34 states for which data are available; exceeded increase for general electorate in 26 of 34 states, including in key battlegrounds

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (April 2, 2019)Youth voter turnout (ages 18-29) increased in the 2018 midterm election in all 34...

Image of cultured cells from the olfactory epithelium
March 28, 2019
Lab-grown olfactory stem cells will enable research into therapies for recovering sense of smell after injury or degeneration

BOSTON (March 28, 2019, 11:00 a.m. ET)—A team of researchers at Tufts University School of Medicine developed a method to grow and maintain...

March 19, 2019
New study finds that health insurance coverage for healthy food could improve health, reduce healthcare costs, and be highly cost-effective after five years

BOSTON (March 19, 2019, 2:00 p.m. ET)—A team of researchers modeled the health and economic effects of healthy food prescriptions in Medicare and...

Simulation of atmospheric carbon dioxide. (Source: NASA)
March 11, 2019
Aggressive and immediate investments in reducing carbon dioxide emissions are key for securing a tolerable climate for future generations.

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 11, 2019)— A new comprehensive study of climate change has painted over 5 million pictures of humanity’s...

Foyn Iceberg No. 1 (Right Side)
March 11, 2019
SMFA at Tufts Traveling Fellow and alumna documents impact of shifting global climate on Antarctica in new exhibit at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

BOSTON and MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 11, 2019)—Multidisciplinary artist Georgie Friedman explores the beautiful, desolate and endangered...

Test tubes in a tray in a lab
March 7, 2019
Center for Integrated Management of Antimicrobial Resistance to leverage strengths of the university and medical center to research mechanisms of antimicrobial resistance and develop new strategies for treatment and education

BOSTON (March 7, 2019)—Tufts University and Tufts Medical Center announced today that they have united decades of experience and expertise in...

Tufts garden
March 7, 2019

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 7, 2019)—Tufts University will hold a community presentation on Thursday, March 21 at 6 p.m. on the Medford/...