The mortal terror that helped our ancestors survive lives on in us, even though the threats they faced are mostly long gone says Michael Romero, professor of biology.
Tufts researchers are part of a team whose finding upends how astronomers think about structural formation of galaxies
Tufts University-led team of biologists discovers neurotransmitter signals guide migration of immune cells to infection sites
Sara Lewis, professor of biology, is leading a team trying to better understand the threats faced by fireflies.
Australian wildfires have created dangerous stress for wildlife, a harbinger for increasing pressures on animals due to climate change says Michael Romero, professor of biology
Understanding how the Xenobots work could help researchers understand formation of organs for regenerative medicine
Two accomplished faculty will join Tufts in the Spring 2020 semester. Natasha Kumar Warikoo is a new professor in the Department of Sociology, and Jill VanTongeren is a new associate professor in the Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences.
In a study published in mBio and featured in the New York Times, Benjamin Wolfe, Eileen Fox Aptman and Lowell Aptman Assistant Professor, and a team of researchers offer the first detailed view of how a fungus transforms into a mold safe for food production in as few as four weeks.
Forbes ranks Tufts as one of the top research institutions for women in STEM fields.
On the fortieth anniversary of Allan MacLeod Cormack's Nobel Prize, Tufts will host a conference August 5-9 celebrating his achievements and gathering top international researchers in mathematics, engineering, science, and medicine.