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GCI Researchers Claim Awards and Honours Nationally and Internationally

Recently, four GCI investigators were recognized for their outstanding contributions to their respective research fields! Learn More.

In its latest webcast, Made by McGill had the pleasure of discussing RNA therapies with experts, including Jerry Pelletier, Ph.D., and Professor at the Goodman Cancer Institute (GCI). Learn More.

RNA is a newly popular topic in media. French newspaper Le Devoir interviewed Thomas Duchaine about the impacts of the new Moderna platform on academic research. More information is available in French.

Santé Gala: The Road to RNA Therapies

The Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Institute celebrates its legacy of 40 years of RNA biology leading to RNA therapies.


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Our collaborative approach is central to who we are 

Our investigators are tackling the most important problems in cancer research through innovative thinking and collaboration.

State-of-the-art technology for cancer research

Located at the heart of McGill University’s Life Sciences Complex, we are a research and training facility that has attracted leading scientists from across the world.

Laying the groundwork for new therapies

By deepening our understanding of the mechanisms behind cancer, we are providing the core knowledge with clinicians to develop new cancer treatments.

Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre

The Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Institute is a recognized world-class research centre, contributing to innovative developments in the treatment and ultimately the cure for cancer. This state of the art institute has energized cancer research at McGill, attracting internationally–renowned investigators. These are exciting times, with an unprecedented collaboration between clinicians and basic scientists with the shared goal of investigating the nature of cancer and metastatic disease; working together to innovate, discover and develop new treatments for cancer patients.

Celebrating Success

Morag Park and Michel Tremblay receive the prestigious "Prix du Québec 2021" Award. 

Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Nicole Beauchemin

Dr. Nicole Beachemin has been a pioneer in the field of carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) and has developed a robust project on defining this gene family.

Latest Publication

Sheri McDowell from the Quail Lab published a paper in Nature Cancer  which reveals that obesity facilitates breast cancer metastasis through its effects on blood vessels and the immune system.  


5 Mar 2020

“Unconscious bias” refers to behavioural tendencies influenced by making automatic and unintentional assumptions.


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