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New revelation on how HIV-1 blocks the body’s natural anti-viral response mechanisms

Image: C. Goldsmith, P. Feorino, E. L. Palmer, W. R. McManus, CDC/flickr<p>Stress granules are clusters of RNA and proteins that cells assemble as a …

Scientists find important piece in the brain tumour puzzle

Photo: Stephen Hampshire/flickr<p>Scientists at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital, McGill University and McGill University Health Centre …

2014 Dean’s Awards Ceremony for Medicine

McGill’s School of Medicine held its annual Dean’s Awards ceremony and reception on the morning of May 29 in the McIntyre Medical Building. Dr. …

High-potency statins linked to increased risk of diabetes

<b>Drug safety network finds risk in potent cholesterol-lowering drugs</b><p>Photo: AJ Cann/flickr<p>In the most comprehensive study of its kind, researchers with …

Higher death rates for weekend hospital stays regardless of day of admission

Photo: Alex Proimos/flickr<p>People hospitalised with COPD or pneumonia are more likely to die during a weekend stay in hospital, according to research …

Like puzzle pieces, 3D genomics holds a key to classifying human diseases

<i>First study to address the value of three-dimensional genome organization in the classification of leukemia</i><p>Photo: David Fant/flickr<p>To solve a puzzle, …

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<b>Over $3.7M awarded to McGill researchers</b><p><i>Prime Minister Stephen Harper announces funding for researchers studying neurodevelopmental disorders from</i> …

Researchers find that influenza has an Achilles’ Heel

Photo: NIAID<p>Flu epidemics cause up to half a million deaths worldwide each year, and emerging strains continually threaten to spread to humans and …