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McGill announces 2015 Bloomberg Manulife Prize winner

$50,000 research award to promote active health goes to Dr. Lora Giangregorio, whose work has led to the development of internationally endorsed exercise guidelines for osteoporosis, and tools for physicians, physiotherapists and patients ...

Published: 25 Nov 2015

Youth violence on a global scale

Most comprehensive look at youth violence on a global scale...

Published: 19 Nov 2015

City of Montréal partners with the CIRM

On the occasion of the first anniversary of the Je fais MTL event, McGill University’s Centre for Interdisciplinary Research on Montreal (CIRM), the Je fais MTL Office and the Montréal, Smart and Digital City Office today announced a new association that will enable the City of Montréal to expand on the possibilities offered by the Jefaismtl.com interactive platform, which features 181 projects overseen by the Je fais MTL movement

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Published: 17 Nov 2015

Impact of climate change on the Pike River watershed

Models provide researchers with a view to the future, allowing stakeholders the opportunity to adapt to the effects of climate change...

Published: 17 Nov 2015

Top award for spinal cord injury research

Innovative research aims to improve the quality of life for those living with spinal cord injuries...

Published: 16 Nov 2015

Statement: Principal Fortier on situation in Paris

Comme vous tous, je suis profondément choquée et attristée par les événements survenus en France ce soir. Nos pensées vont à nos étudiants français, à leurs familles et amis, ainsi qu’aux étudiants de McGill qui sont actuellement en France. Nous offrons nos condoléances au peuple français et à tous ceux qui ont perdu des proches dans cette terrible tragédie....

Published: 13 Nov 2015

Parkinson’s disease: A new tool for diagnosis

The results of their study, published in the journal Movement Disorders, could also have a major impact on the quality of research on Parkinson’s disease.

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Published: 13 Nov 2015

Computer accurately predicts Scotiabank Giller winner

But then the human intervened...

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Published: 11 Nov 2015

Geophysics could slow Antarctic ice retreat

 Gravitational effects, variations in Earth structure could damp rise in global sea levels...

Published: 10 Nov 2015

Black women in Canada: higher risk of preterm births

Similar to relative disparities in the United States, although rates lower among both racial groups in Canada...

Published: 9 Nov 2015

Climate change adaptation in high income countries

McGill-led team developing new ways of tracking adaptation...

Published: 9 Nov 2015

Climate change adaption: a global snapshot

A McGill University-led group of researchers (TRAC3) are looking at whether progress is being made in designing initiatives and policies to reduce vulnerability to climate change across countries. Their aim is to contribute new ways of monitoring the global climate adaptation process....

Published: 9 Nov 2015

No more ‘sugar-coating’ on invasive fungus

There are believed to be around 1.5 million different species of fungus on Earth, but one mold, known as Aspergillus fumigatus, causes the majority of cases of invasive aspergillosis – a devastating illness that kills 90 per cent of patients with weakened immune systems or lung diseases....

Published: 5 Nov 2015

New Trudeau cabinet welcomed

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Published: 4 Nov 2015

The Guardians wins Cundill Prize

The winner of the 2015 Cundill Prize in Historical Literature at McGill was announced last night at a gala awards dinner held in Toronto. Now in its eighth year, the Cundill Prize is the world’s most lucrative international award for a nonfiction book....

Published: 3 Nov 2015

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