School of Medicine News
Tufts researchers discover a gene necessary for maintenance of healthy sleep in fruit flies, which might help understand human sleep
Caroline Genco, the Arthur E. Spiller Professor and chair of the Department of Immunology at Tufts University School of Medicine, will be the new vice provost for research at Tufts University, starting October 1.
A new study finds a transcription factor called Slug contributes to breast cell fitness by promoting efficient repair of DNA damage. The absence of Slug leads to unresolved DNA damage and accelerated aging of breast cells.
We are pleased to announce this year’s recipients of the Zucker Research Prizes. The prizes are awarded annually to faculty for outstanding career achievements in research.
Married couple Aristides “JR” Cruz, A02, M06, and Ashley Peterson, A03, M12, share a passion for medicine—and for giving back.
A course for young people with intellectual disabilities, designed by School of Medicine faculty and students to cut the risk of abuse, contains lessons for everyone
How much, how often, and why there’s no such thing as a healthy tan
A gift from Samuel Ho, M76, will endow the Sam W. Ho Health Justice Scholars Program and strengthen opportunities for students to service the underserved.