Winter 2014

Cell Cure

A novel cell transplant therapy holds promise for treating human and animal cancers

Things aren’t looking good, biomedical researcher Raimon Duran-Struuck thought as he knelt >>

The Old Men and the Sea

An alumna of Tufts' conservation medicine program chronicles the end of the Azorean whaling industry

As I watch a whaleboat regatta with 77-year-old José “Do Silvino” Silveira Jorge, all >>

The Healers

There’s much more to pet therapy than simply showing up with a friendly dog

Outside the assisted-living complex, Penny and Boo act like any dogs their age. Full >>

The Most Important Disease You’ve Never Heard Of

A handful of labs in the world, including one at Tufts’ veterinary school, hunt for a cure for a debilitating parasitic infection that afflicts over 200 million people

This sounds like the plot line of a horror/sci-fi movie: A freshwater parasite slips >>

Sleep Tight

What you’ll want to know about anesthesia, whether your pet’s procedure is risky or routine

Have you been avoiding getting your pet regular dental care? You’re not alone. Most >>

Top Stories

The Most Important Disease You’ve Never Heard Of

A handful of labs in the world, including one at Tufts’ veterinary school, hunt for a cure for a debilitating parasitic infection that afflicts over 200 million people

Sleep Tight

What you’ll want to know about anesthesia, whether your pet’s procedure is risky or routine

The Healers

There’s much more to pet therapy than simply showing up with a friendly dog

Cell Cure

A novel cell transplant therapy holds promise for treating human and animal cancers

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The Old Men and the Sea

An alumna of Tufts' conservation medicine program chronicles the end of the Azorean whaling industry

In Plain Sight

Ultrasonographer Wade Tenney delights in getting equine athletes back on track

Is There an App for That?

Videos and tablets facilitate students’ transition from the classroom to the clinics

Something’s Fishy

Is it safe to give my cat canned tuna as a treat?

When Minutes Count

Tufts' Foster Hospital receives national designation as level 1 trauma center