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Collaborating For A Cure

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

Veterinary and human cardiologists at Tufts make the case for studying a heart condition together to accelerate the pace of new treatments.

ALS Treatment for Dogs Could Benefit Human Patients

Tuesday, July 4th, 2017

Researchers at Cummings School are working with leading ALS experts at University of Massachusetts Medical School to try to identify new therapies to treat Canine Degenerative Myelopathy, the dog version of ALS. In this NBC Boston story, researchers from Cummings talk about a current canine clinical trial and highlight one of the patients who is enrolled, Greta the boxer.

The Energizer Bunny

Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Bugs adjusted to three legs quickly after an amputation to treat a life-threatening bacterial infection.

Curiosity Saved the Cats

Thursday, June 1st, 2017

The untold story of how a small team of researchers saved the lives of millions of felines—and helped identify the cause of AIDS.

Non-verbal Communication

Thursday, December 29th, 2016

Sometimes the most important part of research is listening. Source: http://cummingsvoices.tufts.edu/2016/12/non-verbal-communication/

The Origins of University of Global Health Equity

Thursday, October 27th, 2016

In August 2013, Patricia Campbell, executive vice president of Tufts University, and John Morgan, D.D.S., an associate professor at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, traveled to Kigali, Rwanda to participate in an Oral Health… Read More

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Cardiac Repair Kits

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

People could benefit from stem cell studies of heart-valve disease in dogs

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Schistosomiasis in the Philippines

Friday, August 12th, 2016

Isabel Francisco spent a lot of time talking to carabao farmers in the Leyte Province. This is what she learned. Source: http://cummingsvoices.tufts.edu/2016/08/schistosomiasis-in-the-philippines-the-need-for-a-one-health-approach/