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Alzheimer’s discovery could bring early diagnosis, treatment closer

McGill and Lady Davis Institute findings help pinpoint molecular cause of the disease

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Published on : 22 May 2009

The cosmos is green: Researchers catch nature in the act of “recycling” a star

Ordinary “slow” pulsar transforms into fast-spinning millisecond pulsar

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Published on : 21 May 2009

Major international study challenges notions of how genes are controlled in mammals

McGill researchers participate in Japanese-led FANTOM consortium

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Published on : 21 Apr 2009

DNA "tricked" to act as nano-building blocks

McGill researchers find new ways to manufacture nanotubes of controlled geometry, stiffness and porosities

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Published on : 12 Apr 2009

NSERC Discovery Grants competition results to be sent to universities on April 17, 2009

Subject: NSERC Discovery Grants competition results to be sent to universities on April 17, 2009 Due to a slight delay in finalizing this year’s results, NSERC will now release the Discovery Grants competition award list to universities on April 17, 2009. NSERC sincerely regrets the inconvenience that this may cause.

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Published on : 20 Mar 2009

Call for nominations for the second "IAP Conference of Young Scientists"

Dear Fellow, We are very pleased to inform you that following the success of the pilot venture between the InterAcademy Panel (IAP) and the World Economic Forum (WEF) in 2008, an agreement has been reached with the World Economic Forum to organize the second "IAP Conference of Young Scientists" in conjunction with the WEF's Annual Meeting of the New Champions (also known as the Summer Davos). I

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Published on : 06 Mar 2009

CIHR March 2009 Operating Grant Competition

CIHR March 2009 Operating Grant Competition Research Grants Office McGill University Deadlines: CIHR Registration: Monday, February 2, 2009 (via ResearchNet). Full RGO Administrative Review: Wednesday, February 18, 2009, 5:00 pm EST. CIHR Full Application: Monday, March 2, 2009, 5:00 pm EST

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Published on : 24 Feb 2009

Department of Defense funding opportunities

The US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command (USAMRMC), Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP), has received congressional appropriations in Fiscal Year 2009 (FY09) to establish a Peer Reviewed Orthopedic Research Program (PRORP) and a Spinal Cord Injury Research Program (SCIRP).

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Published on : 23 Feb 2009

Announcing the Digging into Data Challenge

A joint initiative of the Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) from the United Kingdom, the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) from the United States, the National Science Foundation (NSF) from the United States, and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) of Canada.

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Published on : 21 Jan 2009

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

The Program on Global Security and Sustainability seeks to protect the security and well-being of people and the environment around the world. To meet these broad objectives, the international program focuses on several areas of concern.

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Published on : 15 Jan 2009

NSERC John C. Polanyi Award – call for nominations

NSERC is calling for nominations for the John C. Polanyi Award. This award was created to recognize and support a university research or team of researchers whose work has led to a recent outstanding Canadian advance in a field of the natural sciences or engineering.

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Published on : 16 Dec 2008

Thrombosis patients face greater risks than previously believed: Researchers

Long-term consequences of DVT aren’t cured by blood thinners, say McGill scientists

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Published on : 02 Dec 2008

CIHR Sep. 2008 Operating Grant Competition

CIHR September 2008 Operating Grant Competition Research Grants Office McGill University Deadlines: Registration: August 15, 2008 (23:59 EST via ResearchNet). Institutional approval (signature) is not required for registration. Full Application: September 15, 2008 (5:00 pm EST via ResearchNet submitted to CIHR through the Research Grants Office). **Please see attached announce

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Published on : 14 Aug 2008