MONTREAL GAZETTE | The Right Chemistry: Bilberries, blueberries and night vision

Published: 23Apr2019

When it comes to evaluating dietary supplements, the challenge is to find some clarity when looking through the haze of conflicting studies, sloppy research, over-zealous advertising and loose...

Expert: Earth Day (April 22)

Published: 18Apr2019

Each year, Earth Day—April 22—marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970.

THE INDEPENDENT | Urban beekeeping is not saving our precious pollinators – it’s killing them

Published: 18Apr2019

Gail MacInnis, a PhD entomology candidate and research assistant at McGill University, says that while the biggest threats in both urban and rural areas is habitat loss, urban beekeeping is an...

New PhD program in Quantitative Life Sciences approved

Published: 18Apr2019

By Gillian Woodford An innovative interdisciplinary PhD program will bridge the gap between the quantitative and biological domains to improve life sciences research.

Advancing genomic medicine for next generation therapies

Published: 17Apr2019

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, this morning announced a new Canada Excellence Research Chair in Genomic Medicine: Genes to Drug Targets for Next-Generation Therapies

NATIONAL POST | Notre Dame fire highlights importance of detailed documentation for rebuilding

Published: 17Apr2019

The blaze, which destroyed the cathedral’s roof and spire, has triggered an outpouring of unity and financial support as well as a promise from French President Emmanuel Macron to rebuild within...

Expert: how to restore Notre-Dame de Paris?

Published: 16Apr2019

"A fire swept across the top of the Notre Dame Cathedral while the soaring Paris landmark was under renovations Monday, collapsing its spire and threatening one of the world's greatest...

Maternal gestational diabetes linked to diabetes in children

Published: 16Apr2019

Children of mothers who had gestational diabetes during pregnancy could be at increased risk of type 1 diabetes themselves, according to a new study led by a team at the Research Institute of the...