medicine

Unusual lung structures may raise risk of pulmonary disease

Published: 6Feb2018

The internal anatomy of our lungs is surprisingly variable, and some of those variations are associated with a greater risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a new study led by...

CBC | Medicine is a calling, not a business: Henry Mintzberg

Published: 5Feb2018

Henry Mintzberg says we need to approach challenges in the field of health care in a radically different way. CBC

Marguerite D’Youville Lecture in Science, Medicine, and Christianity

9Feb201818:00
to
19:30

Are Science and Religion Compatible? Reflections of a Particle Physicist AARON DOMINGUEZ, Ph.D. Hosted at the McGill Newman Institute of Catholic Studies

Identification of a new gene causing scoliosis and bone malformations

Published: 2Nov2017

A unique collaboration among Shriners Hospital for Children – Canada, CHU Sainte-Justine and McGill University has enabled researchers to identify genetic mutations involved in a rare disease that...

New mechanism detected in Alzheimer’s disease

Published: 13Oct2017

By Chris Chipello McGill University researchers have discovered a cellular mechanism that may contribute to the breakdown of communication between neurons in Alzheimer’s disease.

Science Literacy Week @ McGill 2017

18Sep2017
to
24Sep2017

Science Literacy Week @ McGill is happening from September 18 to 24!

Un regard sur l’avenir de la médecine personnalisée, 16:30

28Mar201516:30
to
17:00

Un regard sur l'avenir propose une série de vidéos qui analyse en profondeur les projets de recherche actuels à l’Université McGill./canal-savoirCategory: Canal Savoir broadcast schedule

Early life adversity affects broad regions of brain DNA

Published: 10Oct2012

Early life experience results in a broad change in the way our DNA is “epigenetically” chemically marked in the brain by a coat of small chemicals called methyl groups, according to researchers at...

Expert: Opioid epidemic

Published: 12Apr2016

​Prescriptions for dangerous alternatives to OxyContin are soaring, showing that a crackdown on the popular painkiller has failed to curb Canada’s opioid crisis.

Goodman Cancer Research Lecture Series Session 2

12Nov201206:30
to
08:30

CANCER: LOOKING FOR SIMPLICITY AND FINDING COMPLEXITY Session 2: Cancer Below the Belt Cervical and Ovarian Cancer

Pages