McGill biochemist Jerry Pelletier, along with U.S. researchers, has made a major breakthrough in treating cancer in mice with a new type of combination therapy called a one-two punch. The study will be presented in today's issue of the journal Nature.
McGill will receive nearly $13 million from three levels of government under the Canada-Quebec Infrastructure Program for the purposes of renovating the 88-year-old stadium. The Montreal Alouettes Football Club will also contribute to the project.
McGill University's Jazz Orchestra I was in fine form at the International Association for Jazz Educators Conference (IAJE) in Toronto in January of 2003.
McGill University has broken its own record for success in the Royal Bank Academic All-Canadian competition, with 132 top student-athletes in Canadian Interuniversity Sport in 2001-2002.
Antalium Inc. and Neuroceptor Inc., two spin-off companies of McGill and Queen's Universities respectively, have merged to form a new leading-edge biopharmaceutical company called PainCeptor Pharma Corporation. The new company is focused on the development of novel and effective therapeutic drugs for the treatment of acute and chronic pain.
As part of the activities marking its 100th anniversary, the Montreal Children’s Hospital (MCH) of the McGill University Health Centre launched a new cookbook today entitled "Lovin' from the Oven."
The McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) invites the media to the launch of an important new book for women considering having a hysterectomy.
The MUHC thanks all of its volunteers for their unwavering dedication, support and compassion toward patients, family and staff.
The Montreal Children's Hospital tackles childhood weight problems.
The "Caring For Kids Radiothon," the first such event to benefit a children's hospital in Quebec, was recently broadcast live by Standard Broadcasting from the Montreal Children's Hospital of the McGill University Health Centre.