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McGill Life Sciences Complex - Fact Sheet

The Life Sciences Complex (LSC) encompasses two new facilities, the Francesco Bellini Life Sciences Building and the Cancer Research Building, as well as the existing McIntyre Medical Sciences Building and Stewart Biological Sciences Building.

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Published on : 16 Sep 2008

Viral “magic bullet” targets cancer cells with help of new compound

Canadian researchers discover way to make cancer vulnerable to “good” viruses

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Published on : 16 Sep 2008

Herpes drug inhibits HIV in patients infected with both viruses

High rates of co-infection may turn the drug acyclovir into potent new anti-HIV weapon

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Published on : 15 Sep 2008

McGill physician named "Family Medicine Researcher of the Year"

Dr. Ann Macaulay is a strong advocate of participatory research

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Published on : 09 Sep 2008

Participants wanted for new post-stroke program in Montreal

McGill and MUHC research program to enrich lives of Montreal stroke survivors

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Published on : 25 Aug 2008

MUHC, McGill University receive largest-ever CFI research grant

$100 million in funding for the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre on the Glen Campus will result in groundbreaking medical advances

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Published on : 20 Aug 2008

McGill’s Mark Wainberg named to prestigious Légion d’honneur

Pioneer AIDS researcher and advocate to be named Chevalier of France’s Légion d’honneur

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Published on : 20 Aug 2008

How "hidden mutations" contribute to HIV drug resistance

McGill researchers explain how previously ignored parts of HIV genome play key role

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Published on : 31 Jul 2008

Researchers discover cell's "quality control" mechanism

Discovery may lead to new treatments for cystic fibrosis, other inherited diseases

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Published on : 29 Jul 2008

St Mary’s Hospital Centre granted its university-affiliated hospital (CHAU) status by the ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux

Raymond Bachand, visited St Mary’s Hospital Center today to officially announce, on behalf of the ministre de la Santé et des Services sociaux, that the Center has been designated a university-affiliated hospital (CHAU).

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Published on : 22 Jul 2008

Hope for adults with "lazy eye" disorder, say McGill researchers

Magnetic stimulation of visual cortex temporarily reverses amblyopia

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Published on : 21 Jul 2008

Gene therapy research in developing world raises ethical red flags: experts

Early-stage tests in low- and middle-income countries must address local needs, McGill and Carnegie Mellon ethicists argue

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Published on : 10 Jul 2008

McGill study shatters myths about postmenopausal pain during sex

Using hormone replacement therapy to alleviate painful sexual intercourse in post-menopausal women is not effective for a significant proportion of sufferers, according to a review study by McGill doctoral candidate Alina Kao

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Published on : 10 Jul 2008