Unique brain “fingerprint” can predict drug effectiveness

Published: 10Jul2018

Technique can be used to better categorize patients with neurological disease, according to their therapeutic needs...

Department of Physiology Seminar - A new model to study the emerging role of intestinal inflammation in Parkinson's Disease


Presented by Dr. Samantha Gruenheid, Associate Professor in the Department of Microbiology & Immunology at McGill University. *Refreshments will be served before the seminar

“Citizen Science” field observations yield updated predicted distributions for rare species

Published: 8Aug2018

Online “citizen science” data initiatives may be able to help map the distribution of rare species in the wild, according to a study published August 8 in the open access journal PLOS ONE by Yifu...

Life-saving epinephrine underused during anaphylaxis outside of hospital, study finds

Published: 7Sep2018

Fewer than half of adults and children experiencing food-induced anaphylaxis use their epinephrine autoinjector (EAI) before being treated at a hospital emergency room, according to a new Canadian...

Rewriting our understanding of gastric tumours

Published: 26Jul2018

The immune system can be an important ally in the fight against cancer. A study from McGill scientists published today in Science suggests that the reverse may also be true – that abnormal...

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...

How we judge personality from faces depends on our pre-existing beliefs about how personality works

Published: 27Aug2018

PHOTO: In a series of experiments, NYU researchers tested how much we believe different traits co-occur in other people's personalities—for instance, how much we think competence co-occurs with...

McIntyre fire damage: building closed

Published: 14Jul2018

(July 14, 2018 - 12:15 pm - updated 9:25 pm) On the evening of July 13, a fire was reported on the outdoor terrace of the McIntyre Medical Building. Authorities arrived quickly and the fire was...