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Learning to talk changes the way we hear speech: McGill study

Research shows growing mastery of oral fluency is matched by increased ability to distinguish different speech sounds

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Published on : 03 Nov 2009

Bright star researcher gets Prix du Québec nod

Kaspi awarded Quebec's highest accolade with Prix Marie-Victorin for natural science and engineering

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Published on : 26 Oct 2009

$720,000 to fight depression associated with chronic diseases

Researchers at St-Mary's Hospital Center are launching a project to tackle depression in patients suffering from a chronic disease.

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Published on : 08 Oct 2009

What's to Eat?: Entrées in Canadian Food History

What do and did we eat? What do our food stories tell us about who we are or were? What's to Eat?: Entrées in Canadian Food History, a new volume edited by Professor Nathalie Cooke of McGill University, serves up twelve preliminary answers to initiate and nourish the discussion of food in Canada.

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Published on : 05 Oct 2009

Three McGill researchers to be inducted as RSC Fellows

McGill University is proud to announce that three of its researchers have been elected as Fellows to the Royal Society of Canada (RSC), in recognition of their outstanding scientific achievements.

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Published on : 01 Oct 2009

Media Advisory: Fight Back: Workplace Justice for Immigrants

Book documents the experiences of migrant workers in Quebec

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Published on : 29 Sep 2009

Diabetes advance: Researchers find gene that causes resistance to insulin

Discovery is first gene known to affect how insulin works, not how it is produced

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Published on : 08 Sep 2009

A coherent vision for Quebec and Canada

Principal Heather Munroe-Blum has issued a statement to all McGill staff concerning the recent public discussions surrounding Canada's research-intensive universities. You can read her statement in its entirety on the McGill Reporter website: http://reporter.mcgill.ca.

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Published on : 03 Sep 2009

Temp work strains employee mental health

Temp work strains employee mental health New McGill research shows temporary and short-term contract jobs contribute to psychological distress and depression

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Published on : 10 Aug 2009

Heavy drinkers face significantly increased cancer risk

Montreal study links heavy consumption of beer and spirits to six different cancers

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Published on : 03 Aug 2009

$14 million to train the next generation of biomedical researchers at McGill and the MUHC

The Research Institute of the MUHC and McGill University have received a number of CIHR grants to support student recruitment and training.

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Published on : 15 Jul 2009

Study reveals major genetic differences between blood and tissue cells

Important questions raised about genetic research based only on blood samples; new treatment in vascular disease foreseen at the same time

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Published on : 15 Jul 2009