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How Do Vaccines Work?

Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

With a little scientific trickery, the same pathogen that causes a disease can end up protecting us against it

Lethal Parasite

Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Tufts scientists seek to prevent a potentially fatal infection that hits young children in the developing world.

Keep Up-to-Date on Your Vaccinations

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

Spring has sprung! Have your horses received their spring shots yet? Check our suggested vaccination schedule, courtesy of the American Association of Equine Practitioners, to see if your horses are up-to-date on all of the… Read More

Tick Trackers

Monday, March 12th, 2012

Tufts scientists launch an assault on Lyme disease with a sneaky vaccine for bacteria-carrying mice and new tests for the disease

Alpacas to the Rescue

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

New treatment for botulism holds promise for curbing other diseases, too

Rough and Ready Vaccine

Thursday, January 20th, 2011

In a boon to poorer countries, researchers create new ways to store and deliver life-saving inoculations