PhD candidate Andrew Kaplan and a team led by Dr. Alyson Fournier, at the Neuro, have discovered that a natural molecule can repair damaged axons, the major culprit underlying disability in spinal cord injury and stroke.
Dr. Morag Park awarded prestigious Robert L. Noble Prize
Dr. Morag Park, Director of McGill’s Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre, is the 2017 recipient of the Canadian Cancer Society’s Robert L. Noble Prize for outstanding achievements in basic biomedical cancer research.
Faculty of Medicine student named “Personality of the Year”
Anudari Zorigtbaatar, a Med-P student at McGill University, was recently named as “Personality of the Year” in the education category, by Le Droit/Radio-Canada in recognition of her community involvement.
New model could shed new light on immune system response to Zika Virus
A new model discovered by researchers at McGill University could be used in laboratory research to improve understanding of Zika virus infection and aid development of new treatments, according to a study published in PLOS Pathogens.
As Montreal celebrates its 375th anniversary in 2017, read how McGill’s Faculty of Medicine has contributed historically to the city, benefiting members of the community, beginning with the origins of the Faculty itself.