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Sections of healthy and precancerous cervical epithelial tissue
May 20, 2020
Metabolic and structural changes in the cells are detected by their intrinsic fluorescence, a property that can be measured non-invasively and without contrast agents.


May 14, 2020

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLEMass. (May 14, 2020)—Thirty-four local organizations in Tufts’ four host communities have been awarded $28,000 in...

May 13, 2020

NORTH GRAFTON, Mass. (May 13, 2020)—Students of New England’s...

An array of pins that read "20 years of Tisch College" are on a brown table
May 12, 2020
Tisch College program available to students across the university to encourage civic engagement in fight against pandemic; Tufts alumni to serve as volunteer mentors

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLEMass. (May 12, 2020)—Tufts University’s Tisch...

A map of the United States highlights the states where young voters will have the largest impacts
May 11, 2020
New index ranks top states and districts where young voters have the highest potential to sway outcome of 2020 elections


A lone figure enters a polling place, as a large sign reading "vote here" sits in the foreground.
May 6, 2020
Center for State Policy Analysis at Tufts University’s Tisch College describes the importance of vote-by-mail, maintaining safe polling sites

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (May 6, 2020...

3D brain tissue neurons with amyloid beta plaques
May 6, 2020
In vitro model is uniquely designed to study the causes and treatments of neurological disease

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE (May 6, 2020)—Engineers and scientists led by...