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Pigs reveal secrets: New research shines light on Quebec industry

Which are the best pieces of pork, what their texture is, how moist they are – the secrets pigs keep from even the most skilled butchers – are about to be revealed, thanks to a sophisticated new technique that has been developed by McGill University researchers in conjunction with Agriculture Canada and the pork industry.

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Published on : 04 Nov 2010

Parasitology application deadlines for September

Application for Fall (September) 2007: Open as of September 29, 2006. International deadline: March 1, 2007. Canadian deadline: June 1, 2007.

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Published on : 22 Sep 2006

Faculty position available

Parasite Immunologist (Assistant/Associate Professor) - The Institute of Parasitology at McGill University is seeking to appoint a tenure track Assistant/Associate Professor with experience and research interests in the immunology of parasite infections.

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Published on : 03 Feb 2006

PhD position available

Topic: The Energy Costs of Parasite Immunity

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Published on : 12 Jul 2005

Parasitology Symposium

Fifth Annual Quebec Parasitology Symposium, June 13-14, 2005

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Published on : 07 Jun 2005

Parasitology Symposium

Fifth Annual Quebec Parasitology Symposium, June 13-14, 2005 — PROGRAM

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Published on : 07 Jun 2005

Position available: Postdoctoral Fellow

Malaria Parasite Biology Group, School of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Science, Australian National University, wish to appoint a postdoctoral fellow to work on an NHMRC-funded project.

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Published on : 28 Apr 2005

Graduate student opportunity in molecular parasitology

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).

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Published on : 06 Apr 2005

Bioinformatics (faculty position) available

The Institute of Parasitology is seeking to appoint a tenure track faculty member with experience and research interests in bioinformatics.

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Published on : 05 Jan 2005

Special Seminar

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."

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Published on : 22 Nov 2004

Journal Club Presentation

Parasitology (A-101) Thu 4 November, 12:30 Stephanie Yanow: Double-stranded RNA-mediated gene silencing of cysteine proteases (falcipain-1 and -2) of Plasmodium falciparum

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Published on : 04 Nov 2004

Special Seminar

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"

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Published on : 08 Oct 2004

Special Seminar

Thu Oct 21, 2004, 11:00 am, Parasitology A-101. Dr David Artis, University of Pennsylvania: "Novel immune effector mechanisms against parasites of the gastrointestinal tract"

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Published on : 10 Sep 2004

Final Seminar: Joe Nabhan - Mo 30 Aug

Mo 30 Aug 2004, 11:30 am, R4-047. Joe Nabhan: "A functional study of the essential 26S proteasome subunit POH1"

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Published on : 01 Aug 2004