FINANCIAL POST | Canada ‘caved’ on intellectual property issues: critics of trade deal

Published: 2Oct2018

“We don’t have pharma companies, basically, so this is a pure payment to people who invent it before,” said Richard Gold, a McGill University law professor and founding Director of the Centre for...

HILL TIMES | Strategic research investments vital to building workforce of the future

Published: 2Oct2018

Now is the time for Canada to be bold and ambitious, to showcase our creativity and secure our competitive advantage through research....

Fifth International Symposium on ARSACS Autosomal Recessive Spastic Ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay (ARSACS)


The Neuro is hosting a two day international symposium to discuss the advances in our understanding of ARSACS (Autosomal Recessive Spastic Ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay).

Disease causing mutation found in French-Canadians

Published: 1Oct2018

Carriers at higher risk of developing neurodegenerative disease ...

Do we trust people who speak with an accent?

Published: 19Sep2018

You are in a strange neighbourhood, your cell phone’s dead, and you desperately need to find the closest garage. A couple of people on the street chime in, each sending you in opposite directions....

CTV NEWS| U Sports announces new transgender policy for university athletics in Canada

Published: 28Sep2018

"The members of the equity committee were driven to ensure that all students at our Canadian universities have equal opportunities of being selected to varsity teams regardless of their gender or...

McGill University to partner with Xebec to develop Power-to Gas process for renewable energy storage

Published: 20Sep2018

McGill University today announces it will co-develop with Xebec Adsorption Inc. (TSXV: XBC) a prototype reactor to produce Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) using the Power-to-Gas (P2G) process which...

Nuclear pasta, the hardest known substance in the universe

Published: 18Sep2018

A team of scientists has calculated the strength of the material deep inside the crust of neutron stars and found it to be the strongest known material in the universe....