Cancer

GAZETTE | 'I see hope': New early detection test for ovarian, uterine cancers

Published: 22Mar2018

A team from The Research Institute of the MUHC and researchers at the Johns Hopkins Institute in the U.S. have developed a test they say is safe and could save lives.CTV News, Montreal Gazette

STAT | New study raises questions about early-stage cancer therapies for children

Published: 21Feb2018

At this early stage, the potential for harm is real while the benefits are only surrogate measures, said Kimmelman, an associate professor of biomedical ethics at McGill University. One such...

Cancer researchers overestimate reproducibility of preclinical studies

Published: 29Jun2017

Cancer scientists overestimate the extent to which high-profile preclinical studies can be successfully replicated, new research from McGill University suggests.

An infallible hand-held probe to aid cancer surgery

Published: 28Jun2017

Canadian researchers have invented an intraoperative probe that reliably detects multiple types of tumour cells ...

Diabetes drug found not to cause pancreatic cancer

Published: 22Feb2016

By Tod Hoffman, Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research...

Investment In a Quebec Public-Private Partnership to Support the Use of Personalized Medicine Solutions in the Treatment of Cancer Patients

Published: 21Feb2013

The Government of Québec announced today a $10 million investment in the Personalized Medicine Partnership for Cancer (PMPC). This public-private partnership will be focused on establishing an...

Targeting the biological clock could slow the progression of cancer

Published: 16Feb2017

Does the biological clock in cancer cells influence tumour growth? Yes, according to a study conducted by Nicolas Cermakian, a professor in McGill University’s Department of Psychiatry....

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