Research in Action! News and Stories From Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine
Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University is extremely proud of the achievements and ongoing work of the faculty, staff and students performing research on our campus and internationally with investigators from other universities, teaching hospitals and industry. Our projects are producing advances that are improving the health of domestic and wild animals, people, the environment and the food we consume.
Cummings in the News
- Rewriting the Code of Life New Yorker Sam Telford discusses his tick research. Read full story here: http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/01/02/rewriting-the-code-of-life
- Do Your Dogs Love Watching Television? Here’s What Science Has to Say Nicholas Dodman explains why dogs enjoy watching television.
- How smoking destroys your pet’s health: Cats, dogs and even FISH exposed to secondhand smoke have significant risk of developing cancer Tufts research on the effects of secondhand smoke on pets is referenced in this article.
- Move over mosquitoes: Tick prevention grabs attention in fall and winter Sam Telford comments on a recent dip in the deer tick population in the Northeast in this article about the ways to prevent and avoid ticks as the weather turns to fall.
- College Town: Tufts prof probes postpartum depression, generational effects Benjamin C. Nephew is studying the generational impact of postpartum depression.