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GLOBE AND MAIL | Could your diabetes medication be the next anti-aging pill?

Published: 9Jul2018

Scientists studying metformin say the generic drug slows the ‘burn rate’ in living cells in ways that increase longevity. […] Metformin, by contrast, has both an enviable safety profile and a...

Towards a better understanding of Parkinson’s disease

Published: 3Jul2018

A new study, published today in Nature Structural & Molecular Biology, moves researchers closer to understanding one of the crucial proteins involved in Parkinson’s disease.

Pathway of Alzheimer’s degeneration discovered

Published: 4Jul2018

Finding is key for future treatment and earlier diagnosis ...

Canada to lead ‘coldbox’ technology for Large Hadron Collider upgrade with $10M from Government of Canada

Published: 27Jun2018

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), the most massive and complex science experiment in human history, is a prime example of global achievement...

Quebec funds next steps in RVH project

Published: 22Jun2018

The Government of Quebec is investing $37 million for McGill University to continue its plans to transform the old Royal Victoria Hospital into a global hub for learning, research and innovation in...

New Insight Into How Autism Might Develop in Human Brain

Published: 26Jun2018

In a study published in Stem Cell Reports, a McGill University team of scientists led by Dr. Carl Ernst, researcher at the Douglas Hospital Research Centre, revealed a molecular mechanism that may...

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$10-million gift strengthens McGill's commitment to brain research, young researchers and faster results for patients

Published: 20Jun2018

A transformative gift of $10 million from the Irving Ludmer Family Foundation in support of the Ludmer Centre for Neuroinformatics & Mental Health will expand the Centre’s internationally...

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