Three crucial experiments, published in Nature by Professor Graham Bell and colleagues at McGill and Oxford, consolidate decades of research on biodiversity.
McGill Principal Bernard Shapiro today met with Education Minister François Legault to sign the University's "entente de performance," in the presence of Richard Pound, Chancellor of the University and Robert Rabinovitch, Chair of its Board of Governors.
Dr Michael Petrides has won a $400.000 U.S James S. McDonnell 21st Century Scientist Award: Bridging brain, mind and behavior to help further his investigations into how memory works.
A McGill Geography professor is part of a team that is one of three finalists for a major international prize for research on development.
McGill has launched a unique Language Acquisition Program, where students and professors are currently investigating various aspects of language learning: from sign language to multilingualism.
Biologists from Oxford and McGill Universities team up to research biodiversity patterns in bacteria. Results of first lab experiments on pseudomonas fluorescens featured in the August 3 issue of Nature Magazine.
Research on low-income "squatter communities" by McGill urban planner David Brown suggests that squatters are often perceived as powerless and disorganized, is often not accurate.
Dopamine and somatostatin, two major neurotransmitter systems, share a number of structural and functional characteristics. In today's issue of Science, a team of scientists led by McGill professor Dr Yogesh Patel shows how the systems interact.
With the Internet making it possible for almost anyone to establish their own news and entertainment outlets, the area of new media ethics is increasingly important.
McGill Office for Chemistry and Society (MOCS) will disseminate up-to-date information in the areas of food, medication, cosmetics and health for the public, educators and students.
The Grow Home, an affordable townhouse design first constructed in 1990, has received the prestigious World Habitat Award. McGill School of Architecture professor and co-designer Avi Friedman will attend the ceremony in China.