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Honorary Degree Recipient Receives Nobel Prize in Medicine

  Dr. William C. Campbell, D.Sc.'07, is among the three scientists awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, announced October 5, 2015, by the Nobel Prize Committee. William Campbell received his Honorary Doctorate at the Macdonald Campus convocation in 2007.

Published on : 05 Oct 2015

Pigs reveal secrets: New research shines light on Quebec industry

Which are the best pieces of pork, what their texture is, how moist they are – the secrets pigs keep from even the most skilled butchers – are about to be revealed, thanks to a sophisticated new technique that has been developed by McGill University researchers in conjunction with Agriculture Canada and the pork industry.

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Published on : 04 Nov 2010

Parasitology application deadlines for September

Application for Fall (September) 2007: Open as of September 29, 2006. International deadline: March 1, 2007. Canadian deadline: June 1, 2007.

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Published on : 22 Sep 2006

Faculty position available

Parasite Immunologist (Assistant/Associate Professor) - The Institute of Parasitology at McGill University is seeking to appoint a tenure track Assistant/Associate Professor with experience and research interests in the immunology of parasite infections.

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Published on : 03 Feb 2006

PhD position available

Topic: The Energy Costs of Parasite Immunity

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Published on : 12 Jul 2005

Parasitology Symposium

Fifth Annual Quebec Parasitology Symposium, June 13-14, 2005

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Published on : 07 Jun 2005

Parasitology Symposium

Fifth Annual Quebec Parasitology Symposium, June 13-14, 2005 — PROGRAM

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Published on : 07 Jun 2005

Position available: Postdoctoral Fellow

Malaria Parasite Biology Group, School of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Science, Australian National University, wish to appoint a postdoctoral fellow to work on an NHMRC-funded project.

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Published on : 28 Apr 2005

Graduate student opportunity in molecular parasitology

The project will investigate the molecular biology of anti-parasitic drug targets in parasitic nematodes and is funded by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).

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Published on : 06 Apr 2005

Bioinformatics (faculty position) available

The Institute of Parasitology is seeking to appoint a tenure track faculty member with experience and research interests in bioinformatics.

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Published on : 05 Jan 2005

Special Seminar

Wed. 24 November 2004, Room A-101, 12.30-1.30 pm. Nick Kennedy, Dept. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Monash University, Australia. "DNA vaccines in sheep: Use of CTLA-4 targeting and CpG motifs to enhance immune responses."

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Published on : 22 Nov 2004

Journal Club Presentation

Parasitology (A-101) Thu 4 November, 12:30 Stephanie Yanow: Double-stranded RNA-mediated gene silencing of cysteine proteases (falcipain-1 and -2) of Plasmodium falciparum

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Published on : 04 Nov 2004

Special Seminar

Mon Oct 25, 2004, 12:00 noon, Parasitology A-101. Dr Gunnar C. Hansson, Dept of Medical Biochemistry, Goteborg University, Sweden: "Mucus and mucins of the gastrointestinal tract, an important and dynamic host barrier against parasites"

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Published on : 08 Oct 2004