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Expert: Google Duplex / AI

Published: 10May2018

Google’s AI fest offers an ominous glimpse of the robot future: Machines fooling humans into thinking they are people raise obvious ethical concerns (source: Financial Times)

Dr. Claudio Cuello elected as a Fellow of the British Academy of Medical Sciences

Published: 10May2018

Dr. Claudio Cuello, Professor and inaugural Charles E. Frosst/Merck endowed Chair in Pharmacology at McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine is among a group of 48 leading biomedical and health...

Expert : Trump pulls out of Iran Nuclear Deal

Published: 8May2018

"Trump pulls U.S. out of 'disastrous' Iran nuclear deal, will restore sanctions; President Donald Trump announced Tuesday the U.S. will pull out of the landmark nuclear accord with Iran, dealing a...

Experts: La Presse becomes a non-profit entity.

Published: 8May2018

"Montreal's La Presse to become non-profit entity; Desmarais family will donate $50M before severing ties" CBC

Hanadi Sleiman, C.J. Li awarded Killam Research Fellowships

Published: 8May2018

McGill chemistry professors Hanadi Sleiman and Chao-Jun Li are among the six recipients of this year’s Killam Research Fellowships. The two-year fellowships, awarded to exceptional researchers...

The effect of night shifts: gene expression fails to adapt to new sleep patterns

Published: 7May2018

Have you ever considered that working night shifts may, in the long run, have an impact on your health? A team of researchers from the McGill University affiliated Douglas Mental Health University...

A new molecular target identified in depression

Published: 7May2018

The discovery of a new mechanism involved in depression – and a way to target it with a drug as effective as classical antidepressants -- provides new understanding of this illness and could pave...

MS Month 2018: Care and research at The Neuro

Published: 4May2018

May is Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Month. Laboratory and clinical studies related to MS involve about 50 members of The Neuro’s staff. They study the disease in all its aspects and at every stage with...

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