Last updated: 5/13/2021 at 5:34 p.m. (EDT)
The Medford/Somerville campus reported no new cases on Tuesday, down from one the day before.
The seven-day trailing average number of new cases on the Medford/Somerville campus was 0.29 on Tuesday, down from 0.43 the day before. Two new COVID-19 cases were reported from May 7 to Tuesday.
There were 17 individuals in isolation on the Medford/Somerville campus on Tuesday, down one from the day before.
Five hundred and thirty-two COVID-19 cases have been reported on the Medford/Somerville campus since Aug. 3, 2020, consisting of students, faculty, staff and affiliates.
According to the New York Times, 45% of all residents of Middlesex County are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
|Location||New cases||7-day trailing average||Per 100k*||1-week trend||2-week trend||% Fully Vaccinated|
|Medford/Somerville Campus (5/11)||0||0.29||5||-71%||-78%||–|
|Medford (5/12)||1||2.86||5||-41%||-66%||45% (5/4)|
|Somerville (4/30)||10||9.14||11||+28%||-24%||40% (5/4)|
|Middlesex County (5/12)||140||120||7||-27%||-49%||45%|
*Disclaimer: Testing frequency at Tufts may be higher than in surrounding communities, and therefore may be more efficient at detecting cases.
Note: A dash (-) represents missing data. The numeral (0) represents the number “zero.”
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