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2016 Friesen Prize Lecture: Dr. Janet Rossant, "From embryos to stem cells to personalized medicine"

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Faculty Club3450 McTavish, Montreal , 3450 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0E5, CA"From embryos to stem cells to personalized medicine"...

Public Forum on Electoral Reform (Oct. 20)

Published: 13Oct2016

The Centre for the Study of Democratic Citizenship at McGill University and the Research Chair in Electoral Studies at the Université de Montréal will be hosting a public forum on the Canadian...

How migratory cells find their way through body tissue

Published: 13Oct2016

A new study published in Nature Communications could help biologists understand how various types of migratory cells, such as immune cells, find their way through tissues in the human body.

11 new invasive species detected in Canadian ports

Published: 13Oct2016

A mussel never reported in Canada was identified in the port of Montreal, a soft shell clam never seen in the Arctic was discovered in the Hudson Bay in Churchill, Manitoba, and a barnacle that was...

Science and the media

Published: 11Oct2016

There is widespread worry today about the health effects of just about everything around us -- from the food we eat and water we drink, to the plastics we use and medications we take. A journalist...

Pair of proteins found to drive neuroinflammation


Published: 11Oct2016

McGill researchers have identified two proteins that work together to drive neuroinflammation in acute conditions such as microbial or autoimmune encephalitis, and in chronic conditions such as...

Joanne Liu, Bertrand Cesvet to receive honorary degrees from McGill

Published: 7Oct2016

Two inspirational McGill alumni -- Bertrand Cesvet, of the award-winning creative agency Sid Lee, and Joanne Liu, of Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders -- will receive honorary...

Short list announced for 2016 Cundill Prize in historical literature

Published: 6Oct2016

Today the jury for the world’s most lucrative award for historical non-fiction writing announced this year's short list. Antonia Maioni, Dean of McGill University’s Faculty of Arts and Chair of the...

Our future doesn’t have to be dismal

Published: 5Oct2016

By  Katherine Gombay, McGill Newsroom

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