Macdonald Campus news
Please be advised that the summer shuttle bus will run again this year. The service will start on Monday, May 2, and run until Friday, August 19. Please check the Macdonald website for further details.
Macdonald campus in Ste. Anne de Bellevue was created in 1907 to improve the lives of rural people in Quebec. That mission remains, but the cutting-edge technology has changed dramatically.
The Career and Placement Service (CAPS) invites you to attend this interesting and practical workshop. Should you wish to attend we encourage you to register with CAPS by email or phone (click on "Details" for more information).
The project will investigate the molecular biology of anti-parasitic drug targets in parasitic nematodes and is funded by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).
Due to the pending demonstration today on the corner of Sherbrooke and McGill College, the Shuttle Bus route will be modified as of 3:00 pm. The Shuttle Bus will stop and pick up students in front of the Museum of Fine Arts at the corner of Crescent and Sherbrooke. The service will return to normal tomorrow morning (Thursday, March 17).
As the UN special envoy on AIDS in Africa, Stephen Lewis has seen heartbreaking and inspiring episodes. Canada, and especially the students and researchers at Macdonald campus, can do a lot to help.
Wed. 24 November 2004, Room A-101, 12.30-1.30 pm. Nick Kennedy, Dept. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Monash University, Australia. "DNA vaccines in sheep: Use of CTLA-4 targeting and CpG motifs to enhance immune responses."
Mon Oct 25, 2004, 12:00 noon, Parasitology A-101. Dr Gunnar C. Hansson, Dept of Medical Biochemistry, Goteborg University, Sweden: "Mucus and mucins of the gastrointestinal tract, an important and dynamic host barrier against parasites"