Nahum Sonenberg

Fragile X study offers hope of new autism treatment

Published: 27Nov2014

People affected by a common inherited form of autism could be helped by a drug that is being tested as a treatment for cancer, according to researchers from the University of Edinburgh and McGill...

Nahum Sonenberg awarded prestigious Wolf Prize

Published: 17Jan2014

Nahum Sonenberg, a James McGill Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and the Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre at McGill University, is one of eight winners of the...

New hope for understanding autism spectrum disorders

Published: 21Nov2012

Researchers from McGill University and the University of Montreal have identified a crucial link between protein synthesis and autism spectrum disorders (ASD), which can bolster new therapeutic...