Researchers at the McGill University and Génome Québec Innovation Centre, MUHC and Jewish General Hospital have collaborated to successfully sequence the genome of a virulent strain of Clostridium difficile prevalent in Quebec since 2003 and similar to strains elsewhere in the world.
The World Trade Organization Ministerial Conference is under way in Hong Kong and McGill University has the following experts available to comment on a range of issues relevant to this story:
Justice Erik Møse of Norway, President of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, will be at McGill University on Friday to discuss the progress of the Rwandan genocide trials in Tanzania.
Timing of procedure performed at the Montreal Children's Hospital of the MUHC had to be just right.
Leading labour market analyst, sociology professor and senior administrator.
Professor Heather Munroe-Blum, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of McGill University, has announced the appointment of Ms. Johanne Pelletier to the position of Secretary-General of McGill University, effective January 1, 2006.
Researchers have discovered that drugs, such as heartburn medications, which reduce gastric acidity are potential risk factors for Clostridium difficile infection outside of hospitals.
Ann Dowsett Johnston, a leading Canadian journalist and advocate for quality in higher education, has been appointed to the position of Vice-Principal (Development, Alumni and University Relations) of McGill University for a five-year term starting February 6, 2006.
New Year's good news for 2006 has arrived at the McGill University Health Centre in the form of a 3.775 kg baby girl born at 2:51 am on January 1, 2006.
McGill Science professor was expert witness in landmark Pennsylvania trial.