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Pioneering research at McGill’s Goodman Cancer Research Centre gets boost

The 4th Goodman Cancer Research Gala has raised more than $2.1 million to fund foundational research, more effective diagnostic tools and the development of new treatments and therapies for cancer patients.  The Gala was held on Sunday, June 5 in Montreal, bringing together more than 800 guests in support of McGill University’s Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre.

Classified as: treatment, faculty of medicine, Nahum Sonenberg, Cancer, Goodman Cancer Research Centre, research centre, health and lifestyle, pioneering, Rosalind Goodman, Ian Watson, Nicole Beauchemin
Published on: 6 Jun 2016

The results of their study, published in the journal Movement Disorders, could also have a major impact on the quality of research on Parkinson’s disease.

Classified as: treatment, Parkinson's, Neurology, diagnosis, Parkinson's disease, International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society, MDS, Ron Postuma, Daniela Berg, health and lifestyle
Published on: 13 Nov 2015

What is Parkinson’s Disease?

Classified as: neuroscience, brain, treatment, Research, Parkinson's
Published on: 4 Apr 2013

Powerful treatment improves patients’ lives and provides new insight into mechanisms of the disease

Classified as: neuroscience, brain, treatment, neurological, Multiple Sclerosis, Amit Bar-Or, bone marrow, MS, stem cells, transplant
Published on: 26 Mar 2013

Genes predict the brain’s reaction to smoking 

Classified as: addiction, brain, genetics, images, metabolism, scan, smoking, treatment
Published on: 20 Sep 2012