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Experts: COVID-19

Published: 8Jun2021

Quebec Premier François Legault is further loosening restrictions in much of the province, allowing residents — including those in Montreal — to gather with another household indoors starting...

Which animals will survive climate change?

Published: 13May2021

Climate change is exacerbating problems like habitat loss and temperatures swings that have already pushed many animal species to the brink. But can scientists predict which animals will be able to...

New mothers negatively impacted by COVID-19 pandemic policies

Published: 10Jun2021

Giving birth can be a joyous, yet stressful experience in the best of times – but what happens when a global public health crisis is thrown into the mix? McGill University and the University of...

Experts: FDA approves much-debated Alzheimer's drug panned by experts

Published: 10Jun2021

U.S. government health officials approved the first new drug for Alzheimer's disease in nearly 20 years, disregarding warnings from independent advisers that the much-debated treatment hasn't been...

Over 500 new FRBs detected in single year due to CHIME telescope

Published: 9Jun2021

Fast radio bursts, or FRBs, blaze for a few milliseconds before vanishing without a trace. Their origins are unknown, and their appearance is unpredictable. In the decade following their discovery...

Marathon of Hope Cancer Centres Network accelerates precision medicine plan with signing of Contribution Agreement with Health Canada

Published: 9Jun2021

Vancouver, BC -- The Government of Canada and the Terry Fox Research Institute (TFRI) have jointly signed a Contribution Agreement which opens the door for the Marathon of Hope Cancer Centres...

Experts: Pride Month | June 2021

Published: 8Jun2021

June is Pride Month in Canada. It is a time when we celebrate diversity and LGBTQ communities, acknowledge their history, the hardships they have endured, and the progress that has been made. (CBC...

McGill Engineering youth outreach program awarded NSERC PromoScience grant

Published: 9Jun2021

Education that changes outcomes for whole communities—that’s the aim of the project, Engineering Engagement in School Curricula: Multi-year Design-thinking Projects for Indigenous and Marginalized...

The digestive system of cows influences human’s vitamin B12 intake

Published: 8Jun2021

Milk is the main source of vitamin B12 consumption for Canadians. A glass of cow’s milk contains about 46% of the daily-recommended dietary intake of vitamin B12 for adults. But what factors...

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