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Tufts University announced Thursday it will strip the Sackler name from a graduate school, buildings, and health programs . . . amid allegations the family and company sought to generate goodwill and gain influence at Tufts — particularly its pain research and education program — through philanthropy . . . No longer will programs and facilities at its health sciences and medical school campus, located in downtown Boston, be named after the Sacklers, who along with Purdue have given roughly $15 million to Tufts since 1980.

Tufts will scour Sackler name from its medical campus,
in rebuff of family that controls Purdue Pharma