Opportunity for Tufts researchers interested in the many dimensions of aging to come together to learn, network, collaborate More information Read More
Tai Chi and Ailing Joints
The ancient Chinese martial art is a cheap, effective treatment for knee pain, according to a new Tufts study led by Dr. Chencheng Wang, professor at the Tufts School of Medicine and a member of... Read More
Extra Vitamin E May Protect Against Pneumonia
BOSTON (Dec. 16, 2014) — Extra vitamin E protected older mice from a bacterial infection that commonly causes pneumonia. Microbiologists and nutrition researchers from Tufts University report that the extra vitamin E helped regulate the... Read More
Health Active Aging at Tufts Initiative
More than 200 faculty and scientists at Tufts focus at least some of their research to the theme of Healthy and Active Aging.
These Investigators at Tufts receive $40 million annually in grants and the university supports some 220 thousand square feet of facilities and more than 40 graduate students and 30 post-doctoral scholars to an age- specific focus.
This research concentrates on various avenues of aging including: biology, biomedical engineering, dentistry, neuroscience, nutrition and physical activity, occupational therapy and veterinary science.