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Dr. Ralph Steinman’s work on immune system 
celebrated by Nobel Prize Committee

Mon, 2011-10-03 12:00

McGill science graduate’s research transformed our understanding 
of the body’s ability to fight invading microorganisms

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McGill ranks third in coveted national employer survey

Sat, 2011-10-01 22:00

McGill University is delighted to be ranked third in a survey of Canada's most attractive employers, Michael Di Grappa, the University's Vice-Principal (Administration and Finance) said today.

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Understanding the metabolism of the Arctic landscape

Fri, 2011-09-23 12:00

Thanks to a 4 year - $4 million grant from NSERC, the first Discovery Frontiers grant ever awarded, scientists from ten Canadian universities will now be able to collaborate with one another and with organizations from around the world to create a reference for the arctic land system. Geography professor Nigel Roulet will pursue his research into dissolved organic carbon in the Arctic waters.

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Rémillard family establishes the Yosh Taguchi Chair in Urology

Tue, 2011-09-20 18:00

McGill University’s Division of Urology has a long history of excellence in patient care, pioneering urologic innovation, fundamental research and education. The Division’s legacy, thanks to the generosity of Lucien Rémillard and his family, has been strengthened.

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Canadian Academy of Health Sciences appoints eight new Fellows from McGill

Tue, 2011-09-20 12:00

The Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS) recently recognized eight leaders in the health sciences from McGill as elected CAHS Fellows, one of the highest honours for individuals in the Canadian health sciences community.

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Vacuum-like device makes cellular exploration easier

Tue, 2011-09-20 11:30

New floating microscopic device will allow researchers to study a wide range of cellular processes

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The voters have spoken: Greatest McGillians are Chang, Cohen and Rutherford

Mon, 2011-09-19 12:00

After nearly 60,000 votes and months of sometimes furious debate, the results are in for the Greatest McGillians contest. In the end, voters gave the nod to a trio of illustrious McGillians whose achievements represent three different pillars of the university’s excellence: Thomas Chang, BSc’57, MDCM’61, PhD’65, the inventor of the artificial blood cell, poet and singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen, B

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McGill researchers awarded highest number of newly inaugurated fellowships

Thu, 2011-09-15 13:00

Banting Fellowships recognize nine outstanding McGill post-doctoral students with major research awards

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Scientific Lifetime Achievement Recognized: Francis Glorieux Chair in Pediatric Musculoskeletal Research

Wed, 2011-09-14 12:00

On September 13, McGill University and Shriners Hospitals for Children®-Canada announced the creation of the Francis Glorieux Chair in Pediatric Musculoskeletal Research at the hospital in Montreal.

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Nursing care in a virtual world

Tue, 2011-09-13 10:45

New study supports use of tele-nursing to treat and manage diabetes

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