The Coronavirus Sneaks Its Way Into Cells. But How?
Marta Gaglia studies the way viruses infiltrate the body without tripping the immune system’s alarms. Read More
The Mastercard Foundation and Talloires Network of Engaged Universities Launch the Next Generation Leaders Program
This new initiative creates the first virtual community of student leaders committed to civic engagement and social responsibility. Read More
Tooth Tech Could Help Dentists Diagnose Problems More Quickly
Digital innovations with artificial intelligence hold promise to improve dental care, speed office visits, and lower costs. Read More
The Obesity and Cancer Metastasis Connection
Tufts biomedical researchers discover a new way in which fat promotes spread of cancer. Read More
The U.S.-Mexico Immigration Crisis, from South of the Border
In a new documentary, a Fletcher School professor explores how U.S. immigration policy affects migrants in Mexico. Read More
Some but not all U.S. metro areas could grow all needed food locally, estimates study
Research led by Dr. Christian Peters of the Friedman School estimates potential for locally sourced food based on land needs for different diets. Read More
Taking Gene Editing to the Brain, the Immune System, and More
In a first, Tufts engineers create nanoparticles that deliver gene-editing tools to specific tissues and organs in mouse models. Read More
Creating Connections and Opportunities
The Tufts Office of Corporate and Foundation Relations (CFR) facilitates, develops and stewards mutually rewarding relationships between Tufts University and corporations and foundations. These relationships involve a variety of funding arrangements for research, projects or programs at Tufts. The CFR office matches university resources and a variety of opportunities, including:
a monetary gift or grant to the university;
donated equipment or other in-kind support;
a sponsored research agreement;
graduate capstone projects;
industry collaboration programs; or
access to other university expertise and resources.
Resources for the Tufts Community
To identify potential corporate or foundation sources of funding, or enlist our help in applying for funding or other support, visit For the Tufts Community or contact us.
Resources for Corporations & Foundations
To learn more about how to work with the CFR office and identify faculty, research or other programs at Tufts to support or collaborate with, visit For Corporations and For Foundations.
CFR Team: Specialization & Collaboration
The CFR team has staff members who cover specific schools and disciplines at Tufts. Please visit Our Team for more information on who to contact with questions. CFR team members work collaboratively, especially on cross-school or interdisciplinary projects.