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A Leg Up for Horse Health

Wednesday, September, 23rd, 2015 Cummings in Action Healing Animals Research

Cummings School faculty Carl Kirker-Head and Nick Frank collaborated with Chris Rogers, a professor of mechanical engineering on Tufts’ Medford campus, and his undergraduate engineering students to train their entrepreneurial skills on multimillion-dollar equine legwear industry.

Cancer Genetics

Wednesday, September, 23rd, 2015 Cummings in Action Healing Animals Helping Humans Research

Two malignancies common in golden retrievers share similar DNA markers. A study mapping genes associated with two cancers common in golden retrievers could lead to better prevention and treatment of the disease in dogs as well as similar cancers in people.

Sea Sick

Wednesday, September, 23rd, 2015 Cummings in Action Helping Humans

An MCM alumna is on the trail of an illness that has migrated to the oyster beds of New England—one associated with a pathogen typically found in warm water.