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Québec Science honours three McGill discoveries

Mon, 2016-01-04 10:11

By Chris Chipello

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Featured research stories of 2015

Fri, 2015-12-04 11:13

Could maple syrup help cut use of antibiotics?

Syrup extract found to make antibiotics more effective against bacteria. A concentrated extract of maple syrup makes disease-causing bacteria more susceptible to antibiotics, according to laboratory experiments by researchers at McGill University.

 

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50th anniversary of "Pain Mechanisms: A New Theory"

Tue, 2015-11-17 13:39

November 19 marks the 50th anniversary of the ground-breaking paper, “Pain Mechanisms: A New Theory” co-authored by McGill’s Ronald Melzack, and the late Patrick Wall, which introduced gate-control theory.

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American Placebo

New analysis of chronic pain drug trials shows increasing placebo responses over time, in the U.S. only
Tue, 2015-10-06 12:17

A new study finds that rising placebo responses may play a part in the increasingly high failure rate for clinical trials of drugs designed to control chronic pain caused by nerve damage.

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Jeffrey Mogil awarded Mayday Pain & Society Fellowship

Wed, 2014-08-20 12:13

The Mayday Fund has selected Jeffrey Mogil to be a fellow under the Mayday Pain & Society. He is one of six experts in pain management to receive the honour.

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